Author Archives: Richard Magnone

About Richard Magnone

Co-founding member of Reda | Ciprian | Magnone, LLC, attorney at law and Illinois licensed lawyer since 1996.

HUD issues new guidance on Support Animals

Some Tenants Ruin it For the Disabled This afternoon, HUD issued new guidance for landlords in regard to support animals with respect to Fair Housing and reasonable accommodations.  Unfortunately, landlords regularly report fraud on the part of renters who don’t … Continue reading

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Rent Increase Provisions for 2020?

Expense stops & pass through for Illinois and Chicagoland residential leases for landlords and tenants property tax utility expense

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What’s New in the 2020 Chicago Association of Realtors Lease?

Discussion of changes to the new 2020 landlord tenant lease form by the Chicago Association of Realtors

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IDFPR releases Illinois Security Deposit Interest Rate for 2020

The rate of interest for 2020 for landlords and tenants with security deposits governed by the Illinois Security Deposit Interest Act

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Chicago releases separate interest rate summary

Chicago comptroller separate summary for leases for 2020 interest rate 5-12-170

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Cook County Just Housing Ordinance Goes Live 1/1/2020

Rules are now approved for the Cook County Just Housing Amendment to the Human Rights Ordinance for Landlords in Chicago and suburbs

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City of Chicago holds line on 2020 Security Deposit Interest Rate to no one’s surprise

CRLTO 2020 interest rate on security deposits Chicago Residential Landlord Tenant Ordinance 5-12-080

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Enforcement of Just Housing Ordinance Delayed

Cook County Delays JHO Rules As the January 1, 2020 deadline for implementation of the new law looms, the Cook County Human Rights Commission remains unprepared to handle the questions or to provide the resources necessary regarding the new rules … Continue reading

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2019-2020 Cook County Eviction Stoppage

Annual Cook County order halts residential landlord tenant evictions for 2019 and 2020 winter

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Cook County’s Just Housing Amendment is SCARY!!!!!

Consider how the Cook County Just Housing Amendment will actually work to force landlords to rent to criminals

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