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Rental Property Application

The City of Newport requires all properties that are being rented to be registered and inspected.  Properties four units or less, apply for a three year permit.  Properties five units and more, apply for a yearly permit.  

Rental Property Application (4 units or less)

Rental Property Application (5 units or more)

All properties require an inspection every three years and when the property changes ownership. 
Rental inspection checklist

International Property Maintenance Code adopted by the City of Newport.  Minnesota Attorney General website, Landlords and Tenants: Rights and Responsibilities.