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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

Consumer Fraud and Deceptive Business Practices Act  |  1st Dist.

Edson v. Fogarty, 2019 IL App (1st) 181135 (May 14, 2019) Cook Co., 2d Div, (HYMAN) Affirmed in part and reversed in part; remanded.

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Mortgage Foreclosure  |  2d Dist.

Deutsche Bank National Trust Co. v. Sedys, 2019 IL App (2d) 18088 (May 10, 2019) Du Page Co. (BIRKETT) Affirmed.

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Mortgage Foreclosure  |  3d Dist.

Partners for Payment Relief DE IV, LLC v. Daily, 2019 IL App (3d) 170640 (April 10, 2019) Bureau Co. (O'BRIEN) Affirmed in part and reversed in part.

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Residential Real Property Disclosure Act  |  1st Dist.

Kroot v. Chan, 2019 IL App (1st) 181392 (April 5, 2019) Cook Co., 5th Div. (HOFFMAN) Affirmed in part and reversed in part.

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Mortgage Foreclosure  |  2d Dist.

Wilmington Savings Fund Society, FSB v. Zarkhin, 2019 IL App (2d) 180439 (March 26, 2019) Lake Co. (HUDSON) Affirmed.

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