Category Archives: CRLTO

Appellate court upholds attorney’s fee award for tenant CRLTO counterclaims

Illinois court determined tenant prevailing in counterclaim under Chicago Landlord Tenant Ordinance entitled to recover attorney’s fees

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Dream Town Realty CRLTO Seminar

I am often humbled by the support I receive from the fabulous community of educated real estate agents in the City of Chicago.  I have been fortunate enough to have been invited to present educational seminars on landlord-tenant topics to … Continue reading

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At long last, the CRLTO Interest Rate Summary for 2015 is Available!

FINALLY! CITY ISSUES FORM. I guess landlords were getting good at making their own forms in January to reflect the new rate of interest on security deposits.  Luckily, the City of Chicago has finally released its interest rate summary required … Continue reading

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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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