Information for Renters



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 



Bed Bug Information

Renters Guide
Renters Guide-Spanish

Rentals in foreclosure
Rentals in foreclosure-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

Village Hall Regular Hours: Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
200 East Wood Street, Palatine, Illinois 60067 P. (847) 358-7500
Emergency:911 Non-Emergency: (847) 359-9000 Hours: 24 Hours
Police Headquarters 595 North Hicks Road, Palatine, Illinois 60067
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