Showing: 1-20 of 15

Rental Registration

Rental registration ordinance possible in Hobart

HOBART | Landlords of residential rental properties might be asked to register with the city.

May 10, 2014 7:30 pm

Pence OKs everything approved by Legislature

INDIANAPOLIS | Gov. Mike Pence signed into law 223 of the 224 legislative proposals approved this year by the Indiana General Assembly, and allowed the remaining measure, scuttling the state's energy-efficiency program, to become law without his signature.

March 30, 2014 10:05 pm

Limits on rental property inspections headed to governor

INDIANAPOLIS | Cities and towns across Indiana, including several region communities, are one signature away from losing their ability to vigorously regulate rental properties within their borders.

March 11, 2014 5:30 pm

Senate limits rental inspections, Lake tourism oversight

INDIANAPOLIS | The Republican-controlled Indiana Senate acted on 70 legislative proposals Tuesday, the final day for senators to approve or reject plans that previously were passed by the Republican-controlled House.

March 04, 2014 2:28 pm

Lawmakers ignore McDermott pleas to save rental registration program

INDIANAPOLIS | Hammond Mayor Thomas McDermott Jr. ran into a stone wall of indifference Wednesday before an Indiana Senate committee, as he fought to save his city's rental property registration and inspection program.

February 26, 2014 4:18 pm

Merrillville changes rental ordinance

MERRILLVILLE | The town's rental registration ordinance fully complies with state law following Tuesday's Town Council action, Town Attorney John Bushemi said.

February 26, 2013 8:22 pm

M'ville to proceed with changes to rental ordinance

MERRILLVILLE | Town leaders are unsure if potential state legislation would affect plans to amend Merrillville's rental registration rules.

February 20, 2013 9:30 pm

Building department clearing the way to a safer city

The mission of the East Chicago Building Department is to abate blighted, vacant and abandoned structures and promote and maintain a safe and desirable living environment, in efforts to improve property values and enhance the quality of life for all residents of the city.

January 25, 2013 12:00 am

Boosting code enforcement key to preserving neighborhoods

HOBART | Code enforcement is an important tool that officials in cities and towns can use to preserve their neighborhoods, the director of South Bend's code enforcement department said Thursday.

May 10, 2012 2:10 pm

Code enforcement, vacant property management seminar planned May 10

HOBART | The Lake County Housing Taskforce is hosting a conference Thursday to discuss various building and property-related issues in communities.

May 04, 2012 12:00 pm

Indiana Apartment Association, Hammond reach deal in discrimination lawsuit

HAMMOND | The Indiana Apartment Association and Hammond have reached an agreement in principle to settle the association's civil lawsuit, federal court records state.

February 10, 2012 6:08 pm

Today is deadline for Valpo rental registration

VALPARAISO | Today is the last day for landlords to register their rental units with Valparaiso without facing a possible fine.

November 29, 2011 4:06 pm

Valpo rental registration expected to top 5,000

VALPARAISO | Applications for the city's rental registration program are still coming in, and Building Commissioner Vicki Thrasher said it appears the total will top 5,000 apartments.

September 26, 2011 12:00 am

Number of Valpo rental units higher than expected

VALPARAISO | It's going to take the city's Building Department several weeks to finish processing all the rental registration applications. It appears the number of rental units in Valparaiso is higher than anyone expected.

July 07, 2011 12:00 am

Valpo landlords in last-minute rush to register rental units

VALPARAISO | Today is the last day for landlords to take advantage of the fee waiver for registering rental units in the city, and a flurry of filers is expected.

June 30, 2011 12:00 am
Follow The Times

Featured Businesses



How would you characterize race relations in the region?

View Results