Heat and Essential Services Factsheet
The Chicagoland Apartment Association publishes this as a public service. It is meant to inform and not to advise. Before enforcing any rights or remedies you may want to seek the advice of an attorney who can better analyze the specific facts of your case.
Residential Landlord & Tenant Ordinance (RLTO) Requirements
Minimum Heat Requirements (Mun. Code Ch. 13-196)
Failure to Provide Essential Services
The Chicago Residential Landlord and Tenant Ordinance (RLTO) governs tenancy in ALL residential units in Chicago except units: