Steenes v. Mac Property Management, LLC

Illinois Appellate Court
Civil Court
Citation
Case Number: 
2014 IL App (1st) 120719
Decision Date: 
July 23, 2014
District: 
1st Dist.
Division/County: 
Cook Co., 3d Div.
Justice: 
PUCINSKI
Holding: 
Affirmed.
Move-in fee charged to apartment tenant was neither a security deposit nor prepaid rent, under Chicago Residential Landlord and Tenant Ordinance (RLTO). Fee was a one-time upfront charge relating to tenant's move into apartment with full knowledge that it was nonrefundable.(HYMAN and MASON, concurring.)