Truth in Housing and Time of Sale Evaluations2018-03-29T04:40:58+00:00

TRUTH IN HOUSING AND TIME OF SALE

Succinctly written, accurate reports.

Truth in Housing and Time of Sale inspections are required before you can sell or offer a property for sale. The requirements differ from city to city:

  • CITIES THAT REQUIRE INSPECTIONS: All cities that require a truth in housing or time of sale inspection are listed below.
  • TYPE OF PROPERTIES: Properties that are required to be inspected differ from city to city.
  • WHO TO CONTACT? Truth in housing and time of sale inspections are sometimes performed by private inspectors such as Scott Hansing at InspectOne, and are sometimes performed by City employees.
  • DISPLAY REPORT? If the report is required to be displayed, the truth in housing or time of sale inspection must be performed before the home is offered for sale and must be displayed at the property.
  • ARE REPAIRS REQUIRED? Some cities require corrections to be made, some do not.

Site Table

CITIES THAT REQUIRE INSPECTIONS TYPE OF PROPERTIES WHO TO DISPLAY CONTACT? ARE REPAIRS REQUIRED? REPORT?
Minneapolis Truth in Housing Single family, duplexes, townhomes, first time condominium conversions InspectOne
952.707.1111
Yes Yes Common Required Repairs
St. Paul Truth in Housing Single family, duplexes, townhomes, condominiums. InspectOne
952.707.1111
Yes No One hardwired smoke alarm required
Bloomington Time of Sale Single family, duplexes, townhomes, condominiums. InspectOne
952.707.1111
Yes Yes Common Required Repairs
Hopkins Truth in Housing

Single family, duplexes, 3 or 4 unit buildings, townhomes, condominiums.

InspectOne
952.707.1111
Yes Yes Common Required Repairs
Robbinsdale Point of Sale Single family, duplexes, townhomes, condominiums. InspectOne
952.707.1111
Yes Yes Common Required Repairs
Maplewood Truth in Housing Single family, duplexes, townhomes, condominiums. InspectOne
952.707.1111
Yes No
New Hope All dwellings.

Call City Directly
763-531-5127

No Yes City Website
golden valley

All residential and commercial properties. (sewer line and sump system inspection)

Call City Directly
763-593-8030
No Yes City Website
Richfield

Single family, duplexes, townhomes, condominiums.

Call City Directly
612-861-9882
No Yes City Website
St Louis Park

Single family, duplexes, townhomes, condominiums.

Call City Directly
952-924-2588
No Yes City Website
South St Paul Single family, duplexes, multiple family, townhomes, condominiums. Call City Directly
651-554-3221
No Yes City Website
West St Paul All Dwellings. (sewer line and sump system inspection) Call City Directly
651-552-4153
No Yes City Website