Category Archives: Maintenance

Landlord responsibility for carbon monoxide

The Toledo Blade reports that earlier this week, an Ohio landlord was indicted on charges of reckless homicide in the carbon monoxide deaths of four tenants in the landlord’s rental unit.  Allegedly the landlord supplied the tenants with a faulty … Continue reading

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Snow Removal in Chicago and Illinois

Laws about Landlord and tenant responsibility to shovel snow Snowmageddon 2011.  What’s a landlord to do?  Well, that depends on where the landlord’s property is located.  The Chicago Sun Times ran a story reminding property owners about the obligation to … Continue reading

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