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Lease By Tel

Phone: (877) 989-1500 Fax: (313) 584-0428 View Additional Phone Numbers 120 N LaSalle St Ste 2750, Chicago, IL 60602

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Lease by Tel is an auto renting and leasing company which leases new cars and sells new and used automobiles of a variety of makes and models. Located in Chicago, IL, this company serves the greater Chicagoland area, including Naperville, Schaumburg, Rolling Meadows, Lake Forest, Crystal Lake, Buffalo Grove, Evanston, Skokie, Arlington Heights, Bolingbrook, Romeoville, Arlington Heights, Elk Grove Village, St Charles, Aurora, Winnetka, Wilmette, Gurnee, Great Lakes, Lake Bluff, Tinley Park, Oak Park, Brookfield, Morton Grove, Downers Grove, Carol Stream, Elmhurst, Villa Park, Lombard, Des Plaines, Mt Prospect, Prospect Heights, and Glenview. The company has been in business for over 20 years and provides nationwide door-to-door service on their automobiles.

This company leases new cars from all manufacturers, which includes Ford, GMC, Chevrolet, Audi, Nissan, Acura, Mercedes, and Toyota. At the end of the lease, the customer has the option of purchasing the vehicle, selling the vehicle, trading the vehicle for another vehicle, arranging for an assumption with bank approval, or another option with arrangement with the company. The company also sells new and used vehicles, and accepts trade-ins depending on the quality of the vehicle being traded in. Financing is available from a variety of different institutions for those who qualify and can be used on both leasing and buying a new or used vehicle.

Visit the website for Lease by Tel to learn more about their services, view sample leases of new vehicles, and contact the company to request more information about leasing or purchasing a new or used vehicle.

BBB Accreditation

A BBB Accredited Business since

BBB has determined that Lease By Tel meets BBB accreditation standards, which include a commitment to make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints. BBB Accredited Businesses pay a fee for accreditation review/monitoring and for support of BBB services to the public.

BBB accreditation does not mean that the business' products or services have been evaluated or endorsed by BBB, or that BBB has made a determination as to the business' product quality or competency in performing services.

Reason for Rating

BBB rating is based on 13 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.

Factors that raised the rating for Lease By Tel include:

  • Length of time business has been operating
  • No complaints filed with BBB

Customer Complaints Summary

0 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 0 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 0
Billing/Collection Issues 0
Delivery Issues 0
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 0
Total Closed Complaints 0

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

1 Customer Review on Lease By Tel
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 1
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 1

Additional Information

BBB file opened: October 07, 2005 Business started: 01/01/2000 Business started locally: 01/01/2000
Business Management
Mr. Barry Gilfix, Owner
Contact Information
Principal: Mr. Barry Gilfix, Owner
Business Category

Auto Renting & Leasing Auto Dealers - New Cars Auto Dealers - Used Cars Passenger Car Rental (NAICS: 532111)

Alternate Business Names

Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Summary

Lease By Tel has received 5 out of 5 stars based on 1 Customer Reviews and a BBB Rating of A+.

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview

BBB Customer Reviews Rating represents the customers opinions of the business. The Customer Review Rating is based on the number of positive, neutral and negative customer reviews posted that are calculated to produce a score.

Customer Review Experience Value
Positive Review 5 points per review
Neutral Review 3 points per review
Negative Review 1 point per review

BBB letter grades represent the BBB's opinion of the business. The BBB grade is based on BBB file information about the business. In some cases, a business' grade may be lowered if the BBB does not have sufficient information about the business despite BBB requests for that information from the business.

BBB Letter Grade Scale

BBB Rating Value
A+ 5
A 4.66
A- 4.33
B+ 4
B 3.66
B- 3.33
C+ 3
C 2.66
C- 2.33
D+ 2
D 1.66
D- 1.33
F 1
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Star Rating scale

  Average Score
5 stars 5.00
4.5 stars 4.50-4.99
4 stars 4.00-4.49
3.5 stars 3.50-3.99
3 stars 3.00-3.49
2.5 stars 2.50-2.99
2 stars 2.00-2.49
1.5 stars 1.50-1.99
1 star 0-1.49

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating is not a guarantee of a business' reliability or performance, and BBB recommends that consumers consider a business' BBB Rating and Customer Review Rating in addition to all other available information about the business. If the BBB Rating is NR then only Customer Reviews are used for the Star Rating.