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We provide information about tenants' and landlords' rights and responsibilities and help for tenants living in Champaign County, Illinois who experience landlord problems
  • Neglected property maintenance
  • Disputes about damage deposit deductions
  • Evictions
  • Unlawful discrimination
  • Roommate conflicts
  • Violation of lease by landlord
  • Information about subletting, utilities problems, parking issues and more
  • Helpful forms, model leases and checklists
√  Find out your rights under state and local laws
(note: Tenant Union has no lawyers on staff but we can give you copies of laws)
√   Have your lease reviewed before you sign it
√  Check landlords' complaint records
√   Get help finding a place to rent
The program at the University of Illinois that provides identical services to ours is restricted to serving only University of Illinois students.  However, you can go to their web site for lots of valuable information about landlord-tenant relations and laws.    www.tenantunion.illinois.edu

NEED HELP?  CALL US, IT'S FREE - 217-352-6220 

9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Mondays through Fridays

If your call goes to voice mail during office hours, that means the counselors are busy serving other clients.  Please leave a message, speak slowly and tell us your name and telephone number.  Calls are usually returned the same day.

Room 208 of the Lincoln Building at

44 E. Main Street in downtown Champaign

Champaign-Urbana Tenant Union is a member of

Community Shares of Illinois www.cs-il.org