What Happens If a Landlord Does Not Return the Security Deposit in Illinois?

This question is about Illinois Security Deposit Law

What Happens If a Landlord Does Not Return the Security Deposit in Illinois?

If a landlord in Illinois does not return the security deposit within 45 days from the move out date, the landlord loses the right to make any deductions and may be liable for a penalty of double the amount withheld, costs of suit and attorney’s fees.

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