Information for Renters

 

TENANT RIGHTS

The Fair Housing Act prohibits discrimination in the sale, rental, and financing of dwellings, and in other housing-related transactions, based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, familial status (including children under the age of 18 living with parents of legal custodians, pregnant women, and people securing custody of children under the age of 18), and handicap (disability). If you have any questions regarding the Act please call 1-800-765-9372. 

Landlord and Tenant Rights and Laws brochure

Landlord and Tenant Rights and Laws brochure-Spanish Version 

 

HELPFUL LINKS AND PUBLICATIONS

Bed Bug Information

Renters Guide
Renters Guide-Spanish

Cook County Department of Public Health                                      847-818-2860

Cook County Legal Assistance Foundation   
Low income families/seniors:                                                           847-475-3703
Over poverty line:                                                                           847-221-2601

Illinois Lead Program Publications                                                    217-782-3517

Cook County Small Claims Court                                                      847-818-2000
 
 
 

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