Rental Property Regulations Public Information Session

posted in Community Development on March 3, 2015

What:  Public Information Session on Rental Property Requirements

Who:  Rental Property Owners and the Public

When:  Tuesday, March 10 at 6:30pm

Where:  Waverly Civic Center, 200 1st Street NE, Waverly, Iowa, 50677

Summary:  To better inform rental property owners and the public on recently adopted rental inspection ordinance requirements and process for the City of Waverly, a public information session will be conducted at the Waverly Civic Center, 200 1st Street NE, Waverly, Iowa, on Tuesday, March 10, starting at 6:30 p.m.  The session will include an overview by City Staff of the basic provisions with a public question and answer session to follow.  The meeting will go conclude at 8:00 p.m.  There is no reservation required for this event.  Forms for registering and inspection of rental properties will be made available upon signing a sign-in sheet.

Background Information:  The Waverly City Council enacted a Rental Housing Code ordinance on January 19, 2015.  The Code requires all landlords to register their rental properties with the City of Waverly in order to receive a Rental Permit prior to renting any unit to tenants.  The ordinance applies to all rental properties in Waverly, including converted single family homes and duplexes, where the occupant(s) are not the owners of the property. 

Where to Find Additional Information:  Information such as the Rental Ordinance, Rental Registration and Self-Inspection Forms are available on the City of Waverly website under Community Development at www.waverlyia.com.

Who to Contact with Questions and How to Find Answers:  The Community Development Office will oversee this program and may be contacted with any questions by calling (319) 352-9208 or by visiting Waverly City Hall during normal business hours.  

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