Chicago, IL asked in Real Estate Law and Appeals / Appellate Law for Illinois

Q: Only HOA, their relative and friends ...even the repair guy got the grandfathered in clause and owners here 20 years not

This is for rental rights.

1 Lawyer Answer
Wendy D. Calvert
Wendy D. Calvert
  • Chicago, IL
  • Licensed in Illinois

A: What is the question? Are you being restricted from renting a unit you own in a condo association? To determine your rights, you would need to review the by-laws and any subsequent changes. If the other parties have been grandfathered in, there should be some documentation as to when and how that occurred. That said, associations can pass and enforce rules concerning rentals in Illinois.

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