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Chicago Building Code - What to know & Where to Find it

On April 10, 2019, the Chicago City Council approved a complete overhaul of the city’s building codes to bring new development into the 21st century. Whether you are a homeowner, real estate investor, landlord, or DIY buff, you may be interested to know how the details of these regulatory updates will impact you. We’ve compiled a list of great resources to keep you informed about the Chicago Building Code updates.

Property Sellers - What You Need to Know about the Illinois Real Property Disclosure Act

The Illinois Property Disclosure report is intended to prevent home sellers from intentionally failing to report the condition of a property accurately in order to sell it. This form, provided to buyers before closing, gives the buyers a full and accurate picture of the home they are choosing to buy. Read on to learn more about your liability exposure under this law.