Detroit Property Inspections

City of Detroit Rental Inspection

Every rental property in the city of Detroit (Single Family and Duplex)needs a certificate of compliance.  Each ZIP code has a deadline set, and each Property Owner has to meet and pass the requirements of the cities Compliance Program.  But don't worry, we're here to help make that process as simple as possible!


Lead Based Paint Inspections

Part of complying with the Detroit Lead Paint Ordinance, includes a Lead inspection for all rental properties.  ( Single-family, Multi-Family, and Duplexes.) ETC has been helping property owners just like you since the city has started this ordinance. We know what the city is looking for, and can help make the process easy!


Pre-Purchase Inspections

Thinking about purchasing a property? We can help get you in front of the cities Rental Property requirements BEFORE you buy! As soon as you purchase a property you have six months to get the property to code before receiving fines.  By purchasing a Pre-Inspection you can know what kind of issues the property has. This can include but is not limited to: lead, asbestos, mold, and other potential cost issues.


Have you Registered with the City yet?

The first step to compliance is registration! If you aren't registered, you can do so here!

Helpful Documents for Detroit Rental Management/Owners

We know the this can be complicated, but we're here to help simplify the process!


Detroit Lead Paint Inspections F.A.Q

Detroit Maintenance Code

Application for Department of Housing Blight Clearance

Rental Registration -Initial, Renewal, Change of Ownership

Confused about your Lead Based Paint Inspection/Risk Assessment? We've got you covered! Take a look at our Free Ebook!

Not sure what you need?

We know Detroit Rental Laws can be confusing, but we're here to help! ETC has been partnering with property owners for over 10 years, helping to make Detroit a cleaner, safer place!