Category Archives: CRLTO

Chicago #1 for Bedbugs Third Year in a Row

Those bebbugs must be doing something right! The mayor will not be happy.  And maybe we have the start of a narrative about how legislation cannot fix all that ails us.  For the third year in a row, Chicago tops … Continue reading

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Chicago #1 for Bedbugs… again

Orkin bedbug list puts Chicago on the bottom! The list published by Orkin Pest Control for the worst bedbug-infested cities again cited the City of Chicago as the number one location for bedbugs.  Chicago beat out Los Angeles; Columbus, Ohio; … Continue reading

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City of Chicago releases bedbug pamphlet!

The Chicago Residential Landlord Tenant Ordinance 5-12-101 requires providing a bed bug disclosure

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Residential tenants have responsibilities under new Chicago Bedbug Ordinance

Chicago tenant responsibilities and duties for bedbugs under Chicago Bed Bug ordinance at 5-12-140(a) and 7-28-850 renter tenant lessee

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New law says Chicago landlords must exterminate bedbugs

Chicago landlords must now professionally exterminate and remove bedbugs in rental properties under new City ordinance

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CRLTO Amended – New section 5-12-101 imposes new bedbug education requirements

City of Chicago Bedbug Law Residential Landlord Tenant Ordinance Section 5-12-101 informational disclosure by Chicago landlord attorney

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Chicago passes new Bedbug ordinance

Chicago City Council passed new ordinance related to bedbugs adding new sections to the Chicago Residential Landlord Tenant Ordinance

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Illinois appellate court clarifies penalty for failure to disclose code violations under section 5-12-100

CRLTO 5-12-100 requires landlords to disclose code violations. Illinois appellate court clarifies ambiguous provision of renter ordinance

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Calculating security deposit interest payment on a one year lease per the CRLTO

Landlords may need help how to calculate the security deposit interest due to a tenant under the Chicago Residential Landlord Tenant Ordinance

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What happens when bedbugs move-in?

City of Chicago proposed new ordinance amending municipal code & CRLTO landlords & tenants law regarding bed bug infestation and extermination

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