This license is required of any entity that rents any type of housing unit. (It is also known as a Housing Rental License.)
- Commercial Activity License (formerly the Business Privilege License)
- Business Income and Receipts Tax Account Number
- Federal Tax Identification Number or Social security Number (for an individual)
- Zoning Approval (for two or more units)
Cost: $50 per unit, $150 for vacant property or lot
This license can be renewed online, with a valid email address. Renewals can also be made in the Municipal Services Building – Concourse Level (1401 John F. Kennedy Boulevard). In-person renewals will also require an email address.
Housing Rental License The paper form is provided for new license applicants. License holders are encouraged to renew this license online.