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Finding the Right Attorney


Next to selecting a manager, probably the most important decision an association can make is selecting legal counsel.  The community association field is complex and ever-changing, and boards have a responsibility to find a legal expert with diverse talents and capabilities who will provide the best council for the association.


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Builder Is Liable for Condominium Construction Defects

1324 W. Pratt Condominium Association v. Pratt Construction Group, 404 Ill App. 3d 611; 936 N.E.2d 1093 (2010)

Warranties/Risks and Liabilities: An Illinois appeals court determined that a trial court improperly dismissed a suit for breach of implied warranty of habitability against a condominium builder.

Between 2004 and 2005, Pratt Construction Group constructed an eight-unit residential condominium located at 1324 W. Pratt Boulevard in Chicago, Ill. Pratt constructed the building pursuant to a contract with a developer who sold the individual units, and the condominium later became a homeowners association.

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