Illinois Appeals Court: General Contractor Can Face Habitability Claims

(October 2, 2015, 12:05 PM EDT) -- CHICAGO — A general contractor can face a condominium owners association’s claim for breach of the implied warranty of habitability, an Illinois appeals panel ruled Sept. 30, after finding that the association was unable to show that the defendant was insolvent (Board of Managers of Park Point at Wheeling Condominium Association v. Park Point at Wheeling LLC, et al., No. 1-12-3452, Ill. App., 1st Dist., 4th Div.; 2015 Ill. App. LEXIS 755).

(Opinion available. Document #09-151030-001Z.)

A panel of First District Appellate Court Presiding Judge Margaret...
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