On Wednesday, June 17, 2020, the Chicago City Council adopted Mayor Lightfoot’s new ordinance on evictions. The COVID-19 Eviction Protection ordinance (the “Ordinance”) will be in effect for 60 days after Illinois Governor Pritzker’s eviction prohibition expires.
Since Governor Pritzker recently announced that he is extending his eviction ban until July 31, 2020 the following requirements … Read More ›
Although some landlords planned to initiate evictions starting Monday, June 1, 2020, all evictions will have to wait.
Governor Pritzker extended the stay date with Executive Order 39 by continuing the ban on the commencement of any residential eviction or the enforcement of any commercial or residential eviction until June 27, 2020.
Therefore, a landlord … Read More ›
On April 23, 2020, Gov. J.B. Pritzker issued Executive Order 2020-30, which brought hard news for landlords: commencement of any and all residential evictions is prohibited, with limited exceptions.
This Executive Order will extend for the duration of the Governor’s stay at home order, which is currently slated to expire on April 30, 2020, but pursuant … Read More ›
As expected, the Coronavirus Economic Stabilization Act of 2020 (the “CARES Act” or “Act”) cleared the US Senate by a vote of 96-0 just before midnight on March 25, 2020 and the was passed by the US House of Representatives on Friday, March 27, 2020. President Trump signed the legislation into law later that day … Read More ›