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This website is intended to provide general information about the eviction process and general landlord information for Illinois landlords, specifically in Chicago, Cook County, Lake County and DuPage County.
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Over the past months, we have been tracking a few stories that will affect landlords and their rental businesses in the Chicagoland area. We wanted to take a moment to provide some updates. With respect to the potential change in … Continue reading
The Illinois Security Deposit Return Act has been amended by Public Act 100-0269, effective January 1, 2018. Some of the amendments are small, like changing the words “rental property” to “rental premises”. Other changes are more substantive and align the … Continue reading
Push to erode landlord rights continues The Chicago Sun-Times published a story today explaining that advocates in favor of rent control are going to make the issue a referendum on ballots in the March, 2018 primary elections. I’ve been reporting … Continue reading
Failure to provide CRLTO Summary at issue That silly little summary of the Chicago Residential Landlord Tenant Ordinance that needs to be attached to every lease governed by the CRLTO. It’s no big deal, right? Wrong. Class action attorneys at … Continue reading
I had a great time this morning, as always, presenting to fellow attorneys for Chicago Title Insurance Company at their training in Rolling Meadows with respect to updates in landlord tenant law.
I know many of my readers come here looking for information about landlord-tenant related law. Before you can be a landlord, you have to buy a property. After you read this blog about landlording, you might want to sell your … Continue reading
A number of real property owners across Cook County have been surprised to receive a “Notice of Discovery” from Cook County Assessor Joseph Barrios. The notice informs property owners that the Assessor’s Office believes the property owner may have received … Continue reading
Right now, there is a bit of a change going on in the Cook County eviction world. There was a time where any case in Cook County could be brought in the First District downtown (ie. at the Daley Center). … Continue reading
I am excited to be speaking at a CLE seminar for Chicago Title Insurance Company tomorrow on CRLTO futility and the recent case Boyer v. Buol Properties.
Chicago’s Tenant Protection Ordinance is Powerful. In case you missed it, back in January, the City of Chicago passed the Eri’ana Patton Smith and Coleman/Clark Kids Tenant Protection Ordinance. The Ordinance aims to keep bad landlords from doing more business … Continue reading