Any single family rental property must have a valid rental license. The license fee is $75.00 for a 2 year license. Exemptions are as follows: 1. If the tenant is the landlord’s parent, son, daughter, sibling, grandchild, grandparent, or in-law; 2. If the landlord is an active member of any branch of the United States Armed Forces, Diplomatic Corps or Foreign Service, who maintains the subject property for her or his domicile and permanent residence, or; 3. If the landlord has been relocated for employment or education, maintains the subject property as her or his domicile and permanent residence, and the subject property has not been leased for more than two (2) consecutive years.
If a rental property is located within a Condominium Association, Cooperative Housing Corporation or Home Owner’s Association, certification from one of the entities that the dwelling unit does not have a lien for non-payment or Common Ownership Fees and the dwelling unit does not violate any covenants or bylaws.