Author Archives: Richard Magnone

About Richard Magnone

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

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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Cook County Issues Yet Another Set of Just Housing Rules

Cook County releases October 23, 2019 landlord enforcement rules for the Just Housing Amendment for criminal background checks on tenants

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Just Housing Ordinance Info

There is an important meeting tomorrow October 15 on the Cook County Just Housing Ordinance

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Call to Action for Comment on Just Housing Ordinance

Call to Cook County Landlords time to act on Criminal Background Screening Yesterday, I posted about the Cook County Joint Housing Ordinance.  Today, the Neighborhood Building Owners Alliance issued a landlord “Call to Action” related to the proposed interpretive rules … Continue reading

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Do you know about the new Cook County Just Housing Ordinance?

landlords must conditionally approve tenants before ordering criminal background check for prospective lease in Cook County

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Pritzker signs law to protect illegal immigrants

Legislation Prohibits Landlords from Reporting Illegal Immigrants It was President Barak Obama who said that elections have consequences.  I don’t get political on this page, but I do talk about policy and you can’t talk about policy without recognizing how … Continue reading

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