Category Archives: foreclosure

Chicago renters foreclosure protection law passes housing committee

Yesterday, the City of Chicago Housing Committee passed the Keep Chicago Renting Ordinance which will now go on to the City Council for a full vote.  Before that, the committee is “holding” the ordinance to give lenders time to respond.

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“Keep Chicago Renting” ordinance comes before Chicago City Council today

The revised Keep Chicago Renting Ordinance affecting tenants in foreclosure properties comes before the City Council Housing Committee May 1

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Illinois property owners still being scammed

Property owners and landlords in Chicago Illinois on the lookout for fake agents and scammers renting vacant or foreclosure properties

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Keep Chicago Renting Ordinance Text

Chicago aldermen propose new landlord tenant law called Keep Chicago Renting to deal with foreclosure and landlord tenant issues in the City

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Underlying foreclosure case not germane to eviction suit

Wells Fargo v. Watson defendants in eviction cannot use non germane defects in a foreclosure case as a defense to an eviction

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Illinois Bad Landlord’s beware! Attorney General to fund legal assistance

Illinois landlords may not like where Lisa Madigan spends the foreclosure robo-signing lawsuit settlement money on renters.

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