New Property Registration Requirements: City of Evansville, Indiana

The City of Evansville, Indiana passed an ordinance on February 27, 2013 that requires all single-dwelling and/or multi-dwelling rental property owners to register their properties with the City of Evansville.  The initial form must be completed and submitted no later than May 31, 2013, and by November 30 of each year thereafter, to avoid late fees that many be incurred. There is no initial fee to register.  Non-compliance with the registration requirements can result in a penalty of $100.00 per day.

Following are some items required by the ordinance.  Please contact us if you have questions or would like to discuss our firm handling this registration for you.

The new ordinance requires all single-dwelling and/or multi-dwelling rental property owners to register their properties with the City of Evansville.

The initial form must be completed and submitted no later than May 31, 2013, and by November 30 of each year thereafter, to avoid late fees that many be incurred.

There is no initial fee to register.  Non-compliance with the registration requirements can result in a penalty of $100.00 per day.

Registration is required within twenty (20) days of becoming an owner.

Only one registration is required for each owner, regardless of the number of residential rental dwellings owned by the landlord in the City.   

Each time a new residential rental dwelling is obtained (or sold-off) by a property owner, the owner must update the registration within twenty (20) days of obtaining ownership

Registrations are not transferrable or assignable in any manner 

Following is the contact information for the City of Evansville:

Evansville City Clerk’s Office
Civic Center Complex, Room 314
1 NW Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd
Evansville, IN 47708
(812) 436-4992
http://evansville.in.gov/index.aspx?page=2943.

Please contact us if you have questions or would like to discuss our firm handling this registration for you.

April Nicole Pinder
Associate Counsel Licensed in Indiana and Kentucky
(513) 322-7008 phone
(513) 322-8051 fax
april.pinder@rslegal.com
www.reisenfeldlawfirm.com

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