Rental Property Inspection Checklist

The Rental Property Inspection Checklist (PDF) contains the items that the inspectors are looking at while conducting the inspection.  The main categories are: 

  • Exterior
  • Exit Features
  • Construction Features
  • Storage
  • Flammable Liquids
  • Utility, Mechanical, HVAC Equipment
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • Fire Protection Systems
  • Electrical
  • Smoke & Carbon Monoxide (CO) Alarms

Common Violations

The inspectors require working smoke detectors installed in all bedrooms and a working carbon monoxide detector installed within 10 feet of the sleeping areas.  This is a very common violation - please make sure this is taken care of prior to the inspection.