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4 Mistakes Landlords Make with the 5 Day Notice

Don’t make these mistakes with the 5 Day Notice The five day notice for non-payment of rent (by the way, it is 10 days in Evanston, thank you very much) – it’s that “simple” little notice that is the beginning … Continue reading

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Acceptance of rent after expiration of 5 day notice

Illinois Landlord still wants to evict but accepted rent after 5 five day notice non-Chicago

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What is the best time to serve a notice for nonpayment of rent?

Best time for landlord of rental property to serve five day notice for nonpayment of rent

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7th Circuit clears up Fair Debt Collection issue

In 2009, the Third District of the Illinois Appellate Court issued an opinion in American Management Consultant LLC v. Carter that, in part, confused landlords and their legal counsel.  In the case, involving an appeal of a Bolingbrook forcible entry … Continue reading

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Partial Payment after 5 Day Notice in Chicago

Consequences accepting partial rent payment after service of five day notice of termination for nonpayment under Illinois & Chicago law waiver

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Tips for Illinois Landlords When Tenants Fail to Pay Rent

Tips for landlords about tenants who fail to make timely rent payments and are in arrears in Chicago Illinois evictions and forcible entry & detainer lawsuits

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What Should a Landlord do if a Tenant’s First Security Deposit & Rent Check Bounces?

Procedure for Chicago landlords when a tenant bounces a security deposit or rent check under a lease for landlord tenant law

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Breaking Down the Landlord’s Five Day Notice

The anatomy of a proper Landlord’s or Lessor’s Five Day Notice Demand for Nonpayment of Rent as a prerequisite to an eviction

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Proper Service of an Illinois Eviction Notice

Discussion of the methods of service of eviction notices in forcible entry and detainer matters Section 9-211 735 ILCS 5/9‑211 Continue reading

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