The Rental Registration and Inspection Program requires the annual registration of all private rental units and the inspection of all non-exempt rental units to be conducted every 5 years in the city of Boston. This year, the registration period began on May 1st and will end on August 1, 2013.
The registration fee is $25 per unit. Failure to register a rental unit will result in fines and additional enforcement actions.
Benefits of the program:
- Educates owners on State and local housing codes
- Provides owners with a written record of the condition of their property
- Ensures rental units meet minimum Housing Code Requirements
For more information or to register a rental unit in the city of Boston, go to www.cityofboston.gov/isd/housing.
You may also email email@example.com or call (617) 635-1010.