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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

Mortgage Foreclosure  |  1st Dist.

GreenPoint Mortgage Funding, Inc. v. Hirt, 2018 IL App (1st) 170921 (January 22, 2018) Cook Co., 1st Div, (HARRIS) Affirmed in part and reversed in part; remanded.

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Guaranty  |  1st Dist.

L.D.S., LLC v. Southern Cross Food, Ltd., 2017 IL App (1st) 163058 (December 21, 2017) Cook Co.,4th Div. (GORDON) Affirmed.

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Mortgage Foreclosure  |  1st Dist.

U.S. Bank, N.A. v. Coe, 2017 IL App (1st) 161910 (December 15, 2017) Cook Co.,5th Div. (REYES) Affirmed.

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Foreclosure  |  1st Dist.

Royalty Farms, LLC v. Forest Preserve District, 2017 IL App (1st) 161409 (December 5, 2017) Cook Co., 2d Div. (NEVILLE) Reversed and remanded.

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Breach of Contract  |  1st Dist.

Home Healthcare of Illinois, Inc. v. Jesk, 2017 IL App (1st) 162482 (November 27, 2017) Cook Co., 1st Div. (MIKVA) Affirmed.

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