Multi-Family & Rental Properties

Village Code and the Building Department require permits be granted for nearly all multi-family and residential rental property work including interior and exterior renovations, carpentry, concrete, plumbing, fencing, roofing, masonry, signage, electrical, fire safety and HVAC.  For questions on whether a permit is required for the work you are planning, please contact the Building Department using the information on the right side of this page.

Depending on the work specified in the permit, one or more inspections may be required to fulfill your obligations under the granted permit.  For details on what inspections are required, and how far in advance you will need to to schedule an inspection, please refer to the information and instructions that accompanied your permit application.

Annual Inspections

Multi-Dwelling Registration

In addition, all multi-family dwellings must be registered and have annual inspections performed. 

  • All multi-family dwellings (3+) are required to be registered and inspected annually. (May 1 - April 30)
  • Fees are $25 per unit.

Single Family Home Rental Inspection

Residential homes are required to have a rental inspection every time a new tenant occupies the residence. 

  • Single family homes are required to have a rental inspection prior to a new tenant occupying the residence.
  • Rental inspection application required to be filled out and submitted.  There is no fee for this service at this time.
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