Useful Links for Real Estate Developers and General Contractors who do business in Cook County or the City of Chicago
As real estate developers and general contractors, we use all the online tools available to us. Keeping track of the resources in one place is a challenge. This page is dedicated to tracking and sharing useful links to City of Chicago and Cook County resources for Real Estate Developers and General Contractors.
Chicago Real Estate Developer Resource Links
- Cook County Treasurer – Property Tax Overview
- Cook County – Property Tax Portal
- Cook County – GIS PIN Map
- Cook County – Recorder of Deeds
- City of Chicago – Zoning Map
- City of Chicago – How to Apply for Contractor’s License
Chicago General Contractor Resource Links
- City of Chicago – Building Permit and Inspection Records
- City of Chicago – Vacant Building List
- City of Chicago – Building Permit Application Forms
- City of Chicago – Inspection Request Form
- City of Chicago – Building Code
Are we missing an online resource you find useful as a General Contractor or Real Estate Developer? Contact us in the comments below and we will add your suggestions.