Illinois renters fearing eviction were provided a reprieve when, before this thirty day period, Gov. J.B. Pritzker prolonged the statewide eviction moratorium to Feb. 6.

The moratorium continues to prevent evictions from becoming submitted from all tenants who do not owe rent unless they pose a immediate risk to the wellbeing and basic safety of other tenants or an immediate and serious danger to house.

People tenants who owe hire even now have to complete a Declaration attesting that they never make extra than $99,000, that they are not able to pay back rent for the reason that of a COVID-similar decline of earnings, and that they are producing most effective endeavours to make timely partial payments. The sort is available on the Illinois Housing Development Authority web page: ihda.org.

The North Suburban Lawful Help Clinic carries on to supply professional-bono legal guidance and help for cash flow-qualifying tenants residing in North suburban Prepare dinner County and during Lake County with housing challenges these kinds of as evictions, landlord-tenant disputes, situations/repairs, and illegal lockouts. For data, take a look at nslegalaid.org, email [email protected] or contact (847) 737-4042.