Category Archives: Landlord

The Chicago Landlord’s New Year’s Resolutions for 2012!

Tips for landlords and lessors in Chicago Illinois for 2012.

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Chicagoland landlord tenant holiday wish list

Were you landlords naughty or nice this year?  How about your tenants?  As it is the holiday season, I have made up a list of five presents that “nice” Chicagoland landlords should ask for for the coming year.

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2011 Illinois Landlord Tenant Law Year in Reviw

recap of major legislation and trends in 2011 in Chicago Illinois landlord tenant law

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Common sense and the landlord

Illinois lessors should not trade rent for sexual activity or risk prosecution under Section 3 real estate of Illinois Human Rights Act

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Guest blog: short sales and Illinois landlords

real estate agent Michael Michalak of RE/MAX Signature about short sales to Illinois landlords and lessors. Shortsales for landlords under water

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Movement on bedbug issue for Illinois landlords

Illinois Subcommittee on Bed Bugs is meeting on Wednesday, June 8, 2011

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Tough love for landlords

Landlords and lessors must be realistic in running their residential rental business with both tenants and lessee

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Illinois landlord tenant insurance requirements

The obligation of a landlord to disclose insurance requirements or terms and information pursuant to the forcible entry and detainer act 735 ILCS 5/9-320

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Landlord responsibility for carbon monoxide

Landlords can be liable for failure to comply with carbon monoxide detector requirements and can have criminal and civil liability for carbon monoxide injuries

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The Illinois Landlord’s Responsibility For Dog Bites

Is an Illinois landlord responsible for damages to a tenant’s invitees done by a tenant’s pet?

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