Forms for Renting Residential Property
Cook County Residential Tenant Landlord (RTLO) Ordinance
Property Disclosures (if not obtained from listing broker)
Important Note: Real Estate may be situated in a municipality that mandates certain disclosures or forms that must be attached to leases. It is important for you to verify property/community mandated disclosures and attach as required.
Chicago Association of REALTORS® Lease (For use in the City of Chicago)
Please note that the use of the lease MUST be accompanied by two riders, the Residential Landord and Tenant Ordinance Summary and the Residential Landlord and Tenant Ordinance Security Deposit Summary. It is strongly recommended that prior to use, you consult the Broker of your office. Be advised that Mainstreet's Broker/Lawyer Committee has not prepared the lease nor is it approved by Mainstreet. The offering of the forms are a collaborative effort with CAR to assist our members. You Broker should always be sure that the use of the form is in accordance with their E&O Insurance coverage.
Cook County Just Housing Amendment (JHA)
Properties in Cook County are subject to the Just Housing Amendment (JHA). Mainstreet has your resources to the new process.