Category Archives: Municipal Ordinance

Chicago City Council considers tenant foreclosure protection law

Keep Chicago Renting Ordinance to be introduced to Chicago city council this week makes banks keep tenants until foreclosed property is sold

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Chicago Life Safety requirements in effect soon

Chicago municipal ordinance 13-196-206(F) requires landlords & lessors to make life safety disclosures to tenants and lessees in leases

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Oak Park landlords beware

Unlike most municipalities in Illinois, Oak Park has a number of municipal code provisions that govern rental agreements and leases

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North Chicago’s Landlord Licensing Law

North Chicago landlords will have to comply with new rules before they can legally rent residential property and real estate

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Snow Removal in Chicago and Illinois

There are varying laws related to the removal of snow and ice for landlords and tenants in Illinois leases depending on municipality Chicago Evanston

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