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Landlord CALL TO ACTION on Rent Control

Chicago landlords and Illinois lessors need to act fast to comment on the Special Committee on Housing hearing regarding rent control repeal preemption act

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Alderman Moreno is back with a piecemeal version of his prior CRLTO amendments

Ordinance unfairly targeting landlords about to be introduced If you read this blog, you are certainly aware of the “Good Cause for Eviction” ordinance championed by first ward Alderman Proco Joe Moreno in May earlier this year.  Landlords came out … Continue reading

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State Legislative session ends without rent control repeal

attempts to repeal the prohibition on rent control have failed in the spring Illinois legislative session.

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Rent control repeal seems to stall

After Chicago referendum to repeal Illinois rent control preemption act passed, repeal efforts against Illinois landlords stall

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Updates on trending Illinois and Chicago landlord-tenant stories

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

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Update: Rent Control Talk Continues

Back in March, I discussed the proposal by Chicago-based state legislator Will Guzzardi (39th District – D) to repeal the law prohibiting rent control in Illinois.  That bill is currently in the rules committee and only recently, on August 29, … Continue reading

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Look out landlords, rent control may be coming

Rent control bill introduced Chicago-based state legislator Will Guzzardi (39th District – D) has introduced House Bill 2430 which seeks to repeal the Illinois Rent Control Preemption Act.  That law, discussed in a previous blog entry, was passed in 1997 … Continue reading

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Is there rent control in Chicago?

Illinois rent control preemption act prevents governments from enacting rent control laws limiting rent increases landlords charge tenants

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