The Building Department oversees the Yearly Residential Rental Safety Inspection Program which was established in 2007. This program requires the landlord to register their property every year, which involves a scheduled safety inspection. The inspection reviews the property for any property maintenance violations or life-safety issues.
The City of Prospect Heights will be conducting required inspections of all rental units and common areas in accordance with Ordinance 0-07-32, 3-7-6 and 3-7-1. The rental property business licenseis $25.00 per property and the rental inspection fee is$100.00 per unit. A fee of $175.00 will be assessed for the first failed inspection and each additional re-inspection will be $175.00.