October 7, 2021 - Gardi & Haught, Ltd.

Daily Archives: October 7, 2021

Daily Archives: October 7, 2021

Security Deposit Issues Rental Agreement

New ordinance outlines security deposit issues while moving into or out of a rental in Cook County

By Michael DeSantis In recent blogs, we have discussed the newly enacted Cook County Residential Tenant and Landlord Ordinance. This time, we will focus on Section 42-811, which discusses security deposits. First, a landlord may not demand or receive a security deposit in excess of 1 1/2 months’ rent. The ordinance specifically states that you

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