Property and Housing

Contractor Registration New (For all Electrical and Plumbing Contractor Registrations see Electrical and Plumbing Contractor Registration… Read More
Electronic Permits-Apply Online! The Department of Building and Zoning is launching a new service for the residents and businesses located… Read More
Multi Dwelling Registration Any building that has more than four residential units including condominiums (NEWLY ADOPTED AS OF 2015 SEC102-… Read More
Online Payment Service The Department of Building and Zoning is now accepting payments for many of its services. Please make sure you have… Read More
Cook County Residential Rental License OrdinanceOn June 29th 2016, the Cook County Board of Commissioners passed the Rental Dwelling Ordinan… Read More
Cook County Vacant Building Ordinance - Online Read More
Violation Processing Properties within unincorporated Cook County Property, when found to be in violation of the following: Read More
The Cook County Land Bank Authority (CCLBA) is accepts pre-qualification applications from individuals and organization who are interested i… Read More
The Cook County Land Bank Authority (CCLBA) is accepting pre-qualification applications from individuals and organizations who are intereste… Read More
Cook County residents are receiving Smart Meters from ComEd, and the Cook County Department of Environment and Sustainability wants to make… Read More
Cook Central: Centralizing Maps, Apps, and Data From property and boundary data, to transportation, social service, and environmental data,… Read More
Fair Housing Strategy As a recipient of funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), DPD affirmatively further… Read More
Freedom's Path at Hines, VA, affordable housing for veterans, Read More
The County Assessor accepts appeals to property assessment, classification, or exemptions and oversees decisions reached for changes.These a… Read More
Property tax exemptions are provided for owners with the following situations: Read More
The Public Administrator for each of Illinois' 102 counties is a State Official, appointed by the Governor with the advice and consent of th… Read More
The Cook County RTLO provides renters’ rights and landlord protections to Cook County suburban residents. This ordinance went into effect on… Read More
Veterans Homeowner ExemptionsThe Cook County Assessor’s Office administers property tax exemptions that may contribute to lowering veteran's… Read More
Zoning Ordinance AdministrationAdministration of the zoning ordinance shall be exercised through a person in the Department of Building and… Read More