Rental Housing Licensing

Please refer to Forms and Fees>Rental Housing for downloadable rental housing licensing information, fee schedule, rental license application and a checklist of items the inspector will be checking for all new rental properties.  Please keep in mind that this is not an all inclusive list of items only the most commonly failed items to help you to be ready for your inspection.

We periodically receive questions concerning mold and requests for inspection and/or testing for mold(s).  Mold Inspections are not performed by Howard County Inspections Personnel.  Please click here for further INFORMATION ON MOLD. For recommendations concerning mold remediation visit the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) website .

For  Application questions call 410-313-2455 Option #4

For  Inspection Questions call 410-313-1830