Rental Housing Information

The Rental Housing Division regulates rental licensing in East Lansing, including issuance of licenses, rental license renewals and required inspections for licensing. The Rental Housing Division also receives and follows up on any complaints regarding property maintenance code violations, over occupancy and renting without a license.

Owning and Managing Rental Property


Applications & Fees


Filing a Complaint


Rental and Property Maintenance Ordinances


Properties that Can Not Be Licensed for Rental


Additional Resources