What To Do When The Rent Is Due During The COVID-19 Crisis"As soon as possible let each other know whats going on, what you're thinking about."
Cook County Suspends Jail Visits, Court-Ordered Evictions Amid Coronavirus ConcernsCourt-ordered evictions and visits for jail detainees have been suspended in Cook County amid growing coronavirus concerns.
Illinois Eviction Legislation: New and Under ConsiderationPeople looking to rent a place in Illinois and in Chicago, in particular, are getting some new protections and may soon get even more relief when it comes to landlords checking their criminal backgrounds and civil court case histories.
Aurora Residents Are Homeless After Being Put Out Of Temporary Housing"These people are treated like they're not humans. And this is not the way it's supposed to be."
Aurora Tenants Could Be Homeless This Afternoon, After Landlord's Payment For Hotel Runs Out; 'What Do We Do?'Dozens of people in Aurora will be homeless Monday afternoon, once their hotel stay runs out, after their apartment complex manager forced them out with barely any notice.
Tenant-Rights Group Still Trying To Block Evictions At Logan Square RedevelopmentEleven years -- that's how long Gerardo Chavez has been living in his 2-bedroom apartment in Logan Square with his wife and three children.
Cook, Lake Counties Put Evictions On Hold Until Jan. 5People facing eviction from their homes have been getting a small break for the holidays. Sheriff’s officials in Cook and Lake counties have placed an annual moratorium on evictions until early January.
Dart Demands Halt To Illegal Eviction NoticesCook County Sheriff Tom Dart and neighborhood groups teamed up Wednesday to fight against companies they claim are trying to deceive renters and even board up the foreclosed buildings where they still legally live.
Foreclosed Homeowners Demand Moratorium On EvictionsNearly 150 angry homeowners and renters, many facing foreclosure, jammed a near West Side union hall to demand a moratorium on evictions.
Protesters March In Loop, Demand Freeze On ForeclosuresWith just four days to go before the NATO Summit, protesters have already been making their presence known for three days.
Housing Activists Go Door-To-Door To Halt EvictionsHousing activists are knocking on doors over the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend in an attempt to keep homeowners in foreclosure from being evicted.
Sheffield House Hotel Residents Told To Move Out In One DayImagine being told you have one day to pack up and move out. That was the message for dozens of people living at the Sheffield House Hotel in Lakeview.
Evictions Back On In Cook CountyEvictions of Cook County homeowners whose mortgages have been foreclosed could resume next week after a legal opinion ended Sheriff Tom Dart's five-week moratorium.
Dart's Office To Resume Foreclosure EvictionsCook County Sheriff Tom dart has ended a month-long moratorium on foreclosure evictions, even though a probe by his office revealed “a pattern of irregularities that may rise to criminal conduct.”
Group Demands Moratorium On EvictionsThe Chicago Anti-Eviction Campaign delivered a 5 day notice to Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart demanding he impose a moratorium on all financially motivated evictions.