Category Archives: Municipal Ordinance

Illinois court upholds nonrefundable move-in fees under CRLTO

Illinois court affirms legality of non-refundable nonrefundable move-in fees under the CRLTO RLTO in case Steens v Mac Property

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New Chicago Engery Consumption Law Passed and, guess what? Landlords must comply!

The new Chicago Building energy use disclosure ordinance affects Chicago, Illinois landlords and tenants

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Turn that heat on this weekend! Chicago and Suburbs enter heating season.

Heating laws for 2013 in Chicago and Suburbs for landlords and tenants

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City moves forward on “Keep Chicago Renting” Ordinance

Many Chicago post foreclosure REO sales and purchases will be subject to new rules related to existing renters

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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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Renting in the ‘Burbs

Landlords need to know local laws rules and rental ordinances regarding suburban municipalities in Illinois affecting rental properties & tenants

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The 5 stages of “grief” for Landlords with CRLTO problems

The five stages of grief and loss for Chicago Landlords who get served with threatening letter or complaint for violations of CRLTO

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Landlords, it is now “heating season”!

2012 landlord heating requirements for rental in Chicago, Cicero, Oak Park, McHenry, and Evanston Illinois for landlords and tenants

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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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