Licensing Information

Residential Housing licenses are required for all rental properties in the District of Columbia including Homes, Apartments, Condominiums, Basement Apartments and Apartment Buildings. Click below for a list of all residential housing permits and how to apply.

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*Do not risk getting fined!  Familiarize yourself with the District’s Lead Law and Regulations. Provide a lead-safe environment and disclose to your tenant what you know about the presence of lead-based paint and/or lead-based paint hazards in the residence.