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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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2016 Security Deposit Interest rate for Chicago

City of Chicago interest rate to be paid on Security Deposits under CRLTO remains unchanged The City of Chicago has released the new interest rate for 2016.  That rate, for security deposits under rental agreements governed by the Chicago Residential … Continue reading

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2015 Chicago Security Deposit Interest Rate

2015 Chicago security deposit interest rate CRLTO Landlord Tenant Ordinance

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When must a Chicago landlord provide a heating cost disclosure?

Tenants have a right to heating cost disclosures in Chicago Its still cold out and we are not done with winter yet, so I want to talk about the Chicago heating cost disclosure.  It’s the forgotten attachment in the landlord-tenant … Continue reading

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New Chicago Engery Consumption Law Passed and, guess what? Landlords must comply!

The new Chicago Building energy use disclosure ordinance affects Chicago, Illinois landlords and tenants

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New law says Chicago landlords must exterminate bedbugs

Chicago landlords must now professionally exterminate and remove bedbugs in rental properties under new City ordinance

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Chicago passes new Bedbug ordinance

Chicago City Council passed new ordinance related to bedbugs adding new sections to the Chicago Residential Landlord Tenant Ordinance

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City moves forward on “Keep Chicago Renting” Ordinance

Many Chicago post foreclosure REO sales and purchases will be subject to new rules related to existing renters

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2013 City of Chicago CRLTO Secuirty Deposit Interest Rate set

City of Chicago Comptroller sets 2013 CLTO security deposit interest rate 5-12-081 5-12-080 rate to be paid on security deposits

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Landlords, it is now “heating season”!

2012 landlord heating requirements for rental in Chicago, Cicero, Oak Park, McHenry, and Evanston Illinois for landlords and tenants

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