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Rental Housing Licensing and Inspections

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the City is suspending inspections of occupied dwellings until further notice.

For inspection services of unoccupied dwellings, please call 952-949-8341.

The Fire and Building Inspections Divisions ensure all buildings and rental properties are properly maintained, and comply with state and local building and fire codes by conducting onsite inspections, issuing permits, approving occupancy and inspecting fire disaster scenes.

Licensing of Rental Property
The City of Eden Prairie requires all rental property to be licensed and inspected to protect the health, safety and welfare of its residents. Below are subdivisions from one of the City Codes that apply to the licensing of rental housing. Please review the subdivisions below as well as the full rental housing codes: 5.72 Rental Housing License [PDF] and 9.11 Rental Housing [PDF].

Section 5.72 — Licensing of Rental Housing
Common Violations
Rental Housing Resources

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