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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

Federal 7th Circuit / Civil

Equal Credit Opportunity Act  |  N.D. Ind., S. Bend Div.

Sims v. New Penn Financial LLC, No. 18-1710 (October 18, 2018) Affirmed

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Tax Deeds  |  2d Dist.

In re Application of the County Treasurer, 2018 IL App (2d) 170418 (October 15, 2018) Kane Co. (SCHOSTOK) Affirmed.

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Tort Immunity Act  |  1st Dist.

Doyle v. Village of Tinley Park, 2018 IL App (1st) 170357 (September 28, 2018) Cook Co., 2d Div, (MASON) Affirmed.

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Real Estate  |  1st Dist.

Jameson Real Estate, LLC v. Ahmed, 2018 IL App (1st) 171534 (September 28, 2018) Cook Co., 4th Div, (GORDON) Affirmed.

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Tax Deeds  |  5th Dist.

In re Application for a Tax Deed, 2018 IL App (5th) 170354 (September 18, 2018) Washington Co. (MOORE) Affirmed.

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