Category Archives: Heat

When must a Chicago landlord provide a heating cost disclosure?

Tenants have a right to heating cost disclosures in Chicago Its still cold out and we are not done with winter yet, so I want to talk about the Chicago heating cost disclosure.  It’s the forgotten attachment in the landlord-tenant … Continue reading

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Landlords, it is now “heating season”!

September 15 marks “heating season” for landlords who are responsible to provide heat for their tenants. A number of municipalities have heating ordinances.  Here is a small survey:

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Compliance with the Chicago Heating Cost Disclosure

Certain Landlords must provide a heating cost disclosure in Chicago Tenants responsible for paying for the cost of their gas or electric can often be surprised by the high price of their energy bills.  To combat the impact of those … Continue reading

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