Tag: Benjamin Rooney

Collecting Assessments from Condominium Units In Foreclosure

  CONDOMINIUM UNITS IN FORECLOSURE DURING A RISING REAL ESTATE MARKET In 2017, Illinois had the fourth highest rate of foreclosure filings in the United States. While the overall number of foreclosures being filed is […]

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New Chicago Ordinance – Short Term and Vacation Lease Violations

NEW CHICAGO ORDINANCE DETERS OWNERS FROM ENTERING INTO SHORT-TERM AND VACATION LEASES IN VIOLATION OF COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION GOVERNING DOCUMENTS Many, if not most, community association declarations prohibit owners from leasing […]

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Implementing Electronic Voting/Notices

How to implement electronic voting and notices within your association Public Act 98-1042 took effect on January 1, 2015. This Public Act contains changes to both the Illinois Condominium Property Act (“Condominium Act”) and […]

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Mechanic’s Liens, Fear No More

A mechanic’s lien can be a powerful tool for contractors and provides an extraordinary legal remedy for those providing labor and/or materials. However, that power is not easily granted to contractors. Those seeking to derive the benefits of a […]

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