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When did the vacant building ordinance go into effect?
The maintenance and requirements of the ordinance go into effect December 20, 2008. The registration process will begin February 4, 2009. Any property that has been vacant for more than 30 days is required to be registered.

The city’s home ownership purchasing program will be available in March 2009 for properties that were foreclosed and registered as vacant properties in accordance with the city ordinance.

Vacant Building Ordinance & Registration

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1. When did the vacant building ordinance go into effect?
2. Why was the vacant building ordinance adopted by the city?
3. What is the purpose of the vacant building program?
4. When is a property required to be registered as a vacant building?
5. Can I register a foreclosed vacant property early and participate in the city’s housing programs?
6. How do I register a vacant building?
7. Does the City of Brooklyn Center require a Point of Sale inspection for real estate transactions?