Tag Archives: winter

2016-17 Cook County Sheriff Holiday Eviction Moratorium

Cook County Eviction winter “stay” starts soon It is that time of year where the Cook County Circuit Court extends some holiday cheer to tenants (certainly not to landlords) and prohibits the Sheriff from enforcing eviction orders.  By way of … Continue reading

Posted in Eviction, Sheriff | Tagged , | 2 Comments

Brrrr… looks like Cook County eviction enforcement won’t resume today

UPDATE:  This was originally posted on January 6, but as of January 9, 2014, it looks like things are still not on track for evictions tomorrow.  As I understand it, weather permitting, evictions will begin again on January 13, 2014. … Continue reading

Posted in Sheriff | Tagged | Leave a comment

Cook County Holiday / December / Winter Eviction Moratorium Starts Soon

Update: look here for information on the 2014-2015 winter moratorium It is that time of year when Christmas is in the air and tenants across Cook County get a respite from eviction in the form of an eviction moratorium.  On … Continue reading

Posted in Eviction, Sheriff | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

Cook County orders 2012 winter eviction moratorium

For information on the 2013-2014 moratorium, click here! In the spirit of the holiday season (or at least so they don’t look like the Grinch), the Circuit Court of Cook County generally provides tenants with an early Christmas present at … Continue reading

Posted in Eviction, Sheriff | Tagged , , | 4 Comments

Snow Removal in Chicago and Illinois

Laws about Landlord and tenant responsibility to shovel snow Snowmageddon 2011.  What’s a landlord to do?  Well, that depends on where the landlord’s property is located.  The Chicago Sun Times ran a story reminding property owners about the obligation to … Continue reading

Posted in Maintenance, Municipal Ordinance | Tagged , , , | 5 Comments