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Housing Division

The Housing Inspection Division enforces the State Sanitary Code and the City Ordinances that regulate the quality of Boston’s public and private housing stock. 

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    Rental Registration Program Renewal Extended

    Renewal has been extended from July 1st, 2014 to October 30, 2014. Registration enrollment database will be available beginning August 30, 2014

Announcements

  • Rental Seminar August 21st

    In an effort to promote safe, sanitary and code compliant rental units, the City of Boston has amended the Rental Inspection Ordinance, requir-ing the annual registration of all private rental units and inspection of all non-exempt rental unit(s) at least once every 5 years. This seminar will educate the public on the Rental Ordinance requirements as well as housing code violations.

    Rental Seminar Flyer

  • Free Summer Landlord Seminars

    Mayor Walsh and ISD invite the public to a free overview of off-campus housing and the amended rental ordinance. Summer dates are June 19, July 17, and August 21 from 6:00 - 7:30 PM.

    The meetings will be held at 1010 Massachusetts Ave from 6-7:30PM. Limited seats are available.

    Contact ISD Housing to RSVP

    Download Summer Landlord Seminars Flyer

  • Rental Registration Program Renewal Extended

    Renewal has been extended from July 1st, 2014 to October 30, 2014. Registration enrollment database will be available beginning August 30, 2014

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Related Links

  • ISD is a proud supporter of Mayor Martin J. Walsh's Greenovate Boston Initiative.
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  • Fair Housing Commission
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