I signed a rental agreement on January 1st of 2016, this agreement also had a move out policy that made no mention of a monetary fee to move out. Last week when i informed the rental company i was not renewing my lease they told me that the HOA of my building had passed a new move in/out policy.... View More
I signed a one year lease for a three bedroom townhome. Two months after I moved in I decided to get a roommate to help with rent and also to help him out. My landlord was fine with this and said to draw up our own separate agreement as I was still responsible for paying the rent to her every... View More
My landlord does repairs himself or his cousin. They have full time jobs, so we have to wait until they have time/money. When the heat broke he claimed no company was available to come out and wanted us to wait for his off day to come fix it, 3 days later. My husband found someone with no problem... View More
I'm 18 years old. I moved in with my great grandparents November 20th 2016. I've been staying with them since then taking care of them. I'm not on the lease and they said I didn't have to pay rent. This Monday of February my mom had came over with an eviction notice wanting me... View More
A lot depends on whether there is an order or protection or restraining order against you. Generally, in order to evict someone in the State of Illinois, you need to go through the court. You would benefit from speaking with an attorney about your individual situation. Bring a copy of the police...View More
I'm in Illinois, we have not had hot water for 4 months and the landlord refuses to fix it. I hired a plumber (who was unable to fix it, so still no hot water) myself and took that amount off our most recent rent. The landlord did not like that and filed to have us evicted. I spoke with a... View More
I found out this after asking other tenants in the building without even saying anything about my situation. I know how much there rent was already because Iv been living in the building the longest. And when I asked it was the same as her asking price when I moved in . Yet my rent was raised..... View More
There is a lot more to the story. There was no lease. I have watched enough court shows to know this means it is month to month. She stopped payment on a rent check, refused to pay April's rent and then moved out sometime in May without notice. If she would have paid the two month so owed me I... View More
My labdlord texted me that she has to move out of her house because she is unable to afford the property taxes and bills for her current home. We spoke to her in person on February 26th 2017 about what all we would owe and figure out when we have to be out. She states that she has to have alot of... View More
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