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This website is intended to provide general information about the eviction process and general landlord information for Illinois landlords, specifically in Chicago, Cook County, Lake County and DuPage County.
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Author Archives: Richard Magnone
Chicago landlords and Illinois lessors need to act fast to comment on the Special Committee on Housing hearing regarding rent control repeal preemption act
The Cook County Sheriff has changed his eviction schedule website just a bit.
CBS Chicago Channel 2 presented a story yesterday about a management company that is attempting to mass-terminate the leases of tenants in a building it allegedly intends to renovate. At issue is a provision of the lease seemingly allowing the … Continue reading
The affidavit of service causes confusion in Illinois eviction & forcible entry & detainer cases in Chicago, Lake, Cook, & DuPage counties
I’m routinely asked by some of Chicago’s biggest and best brokerage houses to give seminars for their agents on the topic of Chicago leasing procedures and the Chicago Residential Landlord Tenant Ordinance. This is one of my favorite things to … Continue reading
The University of Washington just released a rental housing study commissioned by the City of Seattle that the Rental Hosing Association of Washington says “supports what landlords have been telling [Seattle] officials for years”. Among the findings were the following: … Continue reading
Ordinance unfairly targeting landlords about to be introduced If you read this blog, you are certainly aware of the “Good Cause for Eviction” ordinance championed by first ward Alderman Proco Joe Moreno in May earlier this year. Landlords came out … Continue reading
attempts to repeal the prohibition on rent control have failed in the spring Illinois legislative session.
I have it on good authority that Alderman Moreno’s office has expressed that it is no longer the Alderman’s intention to present the Good Cause ordinance to the City Council this month. Instead, his office will seek to have a … Continue reading
Here we are in the week that the so called “Good Cause for Eviction Ordinance” is expected to be presented to the Chicago City Council possibly to introduce the most sweeping anti-landlord change to landlord-tenant law in Chicago since 1986. … Continue reading