Real Estate Law

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Section ProspectusThe mission of ISBA Real Estate Law Section

  • to enhance the ability of general practitioners and those concentrating in real estate law by promoting communication among lawyers statewide;
  • to disseminate information on current developments in real estate law and practice;
  • to participate in continuing legal education programs in the real estate law area;
  • to review and promote legislation and procedural changes affecting real estate law and practice;
  • to educate the lay public in the rights and procedures connected with the purchase, leasing and ownership of real estate; and
  • to cooperate with other groups of professionals and business persons in the real estate area, such as real estate brokers, commercial and bar-related insurance companies, and lenders.

Recent Related Cases

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Condemnation  |  5th Dist.

Kaskaskia Land Co., LLC v. Vandalia Levee & Drainage District, 2019 IL App (5th) 180403 (September 5, 2019) Fayette Co. (CHAPMAN) Affirmed.

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Real Estate Contract  |  2d Dist.

Morse v. Donati, 2019 IL App (2d) 180328 (August 8, 2019) Du Page Co. (ZENOFF) Affirmed.

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Foreclosure  |  1st Dist.

Taylor v. Bayview Loan Servicing, 2019 IL App (1st) 172652 (July 25, 2019) Cook Co., 4th Div, (REYES) Affirmed.

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Tax Lien  |  2d Dist.

In re Application of the County Treasurer & ex officio County Collector of Lake County Illinois, 2019 IL App (2d) 180727 (July 24, 2019) Lake Co. (HUTCHINSON) Reversed and remanded.

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Mortgage Foreclosure  |  1st Dist.

U.S. Bank v. Laskowski, 2019 IL App (1st) 181627 (July 16, 2019) Cook Co., 2d Div, (HYMAN) Affirmed.

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