Rental Property Resources
If you have not already been contacted, please make arrangements with the Avalon Borough Administration Office to have your rental property undergo a Fire Safety Inspection and obtain your Rental Operating License. You may call the Administration Office at 412-761-5820 for additional information or return to the Home page of our website for the forms. TENANT REGISTRATIONOrdinance #1356 establishes the fees for the registration of each apartment at that rental location. Tenant Registration is due by May 1st Landlords, please be aware that Ordinance 1273 and Ordinance 1356 requires every owner, landlord, manager or agent for an owner who rents or leases a dwelling unit in the Borough of Avalon to any tenant for a period of time in excess of thirty days, shall provide the following information. This includes all properties that are not owner-occupied. If the property is vacant it is still a requirement of the owner to notify the Borough of the status of the property.
A. The dwelling unit or rooming unit number or street address.B. Names of all tenants to occupy such dwelling or rooming unit.C. Mailing address of the dwelling or rooming unit.D. Period of time for which the rental is made.E. The agent, if applicable, that is responsible for the dwelling or rooming unit in the absence of the owner of record. Those fees are based on the number of units in your building: Tenant Registration submitted on or before May 1, 2023
1-3 units per property Fee: $25/unit
4-10 units per property Fee: $20/unit 10+ units per property Fee: $10/unit VACANT Properties Fee: No Charge (form still needs completed) Tenant Registration submitted after May 1, 2023
1-3 units per property Fee: $30/unit
4-10 units per property Fee: $25/unit
10+ units per property Fee: $15/unit VACANT Properties Fee: No Charge (form still needs completed) Click here for the Landlord Tenant Registration form.
Commercial property, as defined by the ordinance, includes office buildings, industrial property, medical centers, retail stores, restaurants, multifamily housing buildings with (5) or more residential units, warehouses, commercial garages, and places of worship.
Fire Safety Inspections must be completed annually for each commercial building. Commercial Fire Safety Inspections are $100/unit.
If you have not already been contacted, please make arrangements with the Avalon Borough Administration Office to have your commercial property undergo a Fire Safety Inspection. You may call the Administration Office at 412-761-5820 for additional information.
Ordinance #1357 - Fire Safety Inspection Ordinance
Ordinance #1273 - Tenant Registration Ordinance
Ordinance #1305 - Ordinance requiring procedures for property sales.