Chicago’s attempt to enforce vacant building ordinance thwarted

A federal court held that the city of Chicago cannot enforce its vacant building ordinance against banks servicing mortgages for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

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Chicago’s attempt to enforce vacant building ordinance thwarted starbucks’ attempts to rebut parking and traffic concerns. If we have a general plan and zoning ordinances, shouldn’t the city be required to enforce them?” said shelton. local business owners ,

Chicago's Vacant Buildings If the Enterprises fail to comply with the ordinance, the city may levy fines and penalties of up to $1,000 per day for noncompliance with any provision of the ordinance. Additionally, the ordinance sets forth detailed maintenance requirements which may be revised and amended by the Department of Buildings.

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Chicago’s attempt to enforce vacant building ordinance thwarted. A federal court held that the city of Chicago cannot enforce its vacant building ordinance against banks servicing mortgages for.

As FHA Mortgage Volume Increases From 2009, Serious Delinquencies Spike TransUnion is reporting that serious mortgage delinquencies rose during the fourth quarter of 2011 for only the second time since the end of 2009. The rate increased 13 basis points from 5.88 percent.

Locations Cited for Selling to Minors: BACP has taken enforcement action against 15 Chicago-based retail stores who were caught selling e-cigarette products to underage Chicago residents. Each retailer was cited for violating the City’s ordinance prohibiting the sale of these products to persons under the age of 21 and was referred to Administrative Court.

FHFA Sues the City of Chicago Over Vacant Buildings Ordinance Washington, DC – The federal housing finance Agency (FHFA), on its own behalf and as Conservator for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac (the Enterprises), has filed a lawsuit in the U.S.

I own a vacant building. What am I required to do? If you own a vacant building in the City of Chicago, you are required to: Secure all openings to prevent unlawful entry. Insure the property. Proof of liability insurance with specified minimum coverage will be required at the time of registration.

How Can Municipalities Confront the Vacant Property Challenge? A Toolkit Contents 2 Introduction 6 An Early Warning Database Use an early warning database to identify problem properties and at-risk neighborhoods and to facilitate collaboration. 10 Identifying a Party Responsible for Property Maintenance

Edward McClelland is author of Young Mr. Obama: Chicago and. of Review that the building’s failure to find tenants for its retail space made it less valuable than the assessor’s original estimate..