Did you know that many cities place restrictions on the number of renters allowed per residence? They do this for a number of good reasons but, still, it’s hard to fight greedy landlords who are out to squeeze as much money as they can from their rental property, regardless of the safety and health consequences. Find out more about these laws and how and why they’re enforced in our new article, Over-Occupancy Rental Laws for Inspectors.
Zoning ordinances are laws set by local governments to restrict the way that buildings may be used and modified. Fines for violations can be substantial, which is why homeowners and inspectors alike may want to read up on their local zoning ordinances and keep an eye out for violations before they become legal issues. Read more about it in our new article, Zoning Ordinances for Inspectors.