Illinois Lien, Notice, Waiver Forms and Construction Payment Resources

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I need to fill out a legal description of my property on a quit claim deed

How can I find the book and page number and tax map of my property? I need to a legal description of my property and I only know the address.

where can I enforce the mechanics lien?

I am trying to find out how I can enforce the lien on projects I have sent mechanics lien on?

Prevailing Wage Certified Payroll for a Single Member LLC

When dealing with prevailing wage in Illinois, how does a single member, sole proprietor LLC show labor worked by that sole proprietor when by IRS law, the business cannot cut a paycheck to that proprietor? The Dept of Labor is insisting that anyone working on the Prevailing Wage Project be paid the...

How can a lien be removed from the property after contractor fails to respond to Demand letter without litigation?

Good morning, I am inquiring about removing a lien in Illinois. Here is the super short version of the situation. Contractor placed a lien on the house. I sent a Demand Letter under Section 34 of the Illinois Mechanics Lien Act. The contractor did not file suit within the required 30 days....

Expired Mechanic’s lien

I have a mechanic's lien on our church by a contractor and his sub-contractor for remainder of payment that was refused due to improper work that failed city inspection. It's over 2 years and his right for enforcement expired. No action was brought to foreclose the lien and both companies are out...

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What You Need To Know About Construction Payment in Illinois

This page helps you find answers to all of your questions about construction payment in Illinois. Learn how documents such as pay applications, notices, contracts, lien waivers, mechanics liens, and more fit into Illinois’s construction payment process. Select a document to learn more about how it applies to construction projects in Illinois and to see your specific requirements.

It’s essential to exchange these documents when payments are flowing smoothly and when payment problems arise. These resources will help you navigate the payment process, increase visibility and communication, and avoid payment issues. But, if the need arises, they can also help you resolve payment problems and get paid what you earn.

If you need more information or can’t find the answer to a question, you can ask a licensed attorney for free and get a response fast.

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