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Untitled1Our tenant rights resources are now available on the go! If you have a repair issue, a question about your lease, or just want to take pictures of your unit to protect your deposit, use Squared Away Chicago. 


If you have additional questions or comments, please call our free Tenants Rights Hotline 




The hotline is open Monday-Friday, from 1-5pm. Walk-In’s are welcome during Hotline hours!

*The Hotline will be open Tuesday, December 1st, from 5-7PM


Full Text of the Chicago Residential Landlord Tenant Ordinance. If you are a tenant in suburban Chicagoland, please click here for the law as it applies in your town.

Apartment Conditions & Repair: Frequently Asked Questions

Sample Letter for Repair and Deduct

Sample Letter for Rent Reduction

All other sample letters (security deposit return, terminate tenancy, etc)

Security Deposit: Frequently Asked Questions

Tenants Experiencing Foreclosure: Frequently Asked Questions

Heat & Other Essential Services: Frequently Asked Questions

Eviction: Frequently Asked Questions

Leases – Verbal or Written: Frequently Asked Questions

Additional Landlord & Tenant Resources

Your Home and Your Health: Lead, Asthma, and Healthy Homes

Legal & Other Resources