Accessible Off Campus Housing
The following rental agencies have accessible units among their properties. Den-Wil Inc. 693-3202 www.den-will.com Mills Property Management 697-3175 email@example.com Moriarity Apartments 692-6333 www.moriarityrentals.com This is not an exhaustive list; there may be other landlords who also have units. And remember, it is important to start looking early because rental properties can go fast, especially when other college students are looking for housing.
Off Campus Housing Landlord Questionnaire
Health and Safety 1. Does this unit have functioning fire alarms in each bedroom yes ___ no ___ 2. Does this unit have a functioning fire alarm by every heat source i.e. kitchen, water heater, furnace. yes ___ no ___ 3. Fire extinguishers: All must have current inspection tags to be valid Apartment building: There is a fire extinguisher on each floor yes ___ no ___ There is a fire extinguisher in each unit. Single dwelling unit: There is a fire extinguisher in the unit 4. Apartment buildings: must meet state fire codes. Exit signs Emergency lights Sprinkler system 5. Light switches and plug in covers are not cracked or broken 6. Outlets within 3 feet of sinks have Ground Fault Breakers 7. Windows are not cracked or broken. yes ___ no ___
yes ___ no ___
yes ___ no ___ yes ___ no ___ yes ___ no ___ yes ___ no ___ yes ___ no ___ yes ___ no ___
8. Each unit has access to a fire exit 9. Basement bedroom has at least a 24” x 36” window 10. There is a shut off valve on all gas and oil appliances 11. A home in a rural setting has an EPA approved septic system 12. The private well has passed a State water test Accessibility Features: 1. Accessible parking is provided in the parking lot.
yes ___ no ___ yes ___ no ___ na ___ yes ___ no ___ na ___ yes ___ no ___ na ___ yes ___ no ___ na ___
yes ___ no ___
2. There is an accessible path of travel from the accessible parking to the accessible entrance yes ___ no ___
3. There is an accessible entrance. yes ___ no ___ 4. Washer and dryer located in common use area are accessible. 4. Exterior doors may be opened independently 5. Door to unit and within unit are accessible in width and equipped with accessible handles yes ___ no ___ na ___ yes ___ no ___
yes ___ no ___
6. Light switches, electrical outlets, thermostats, and other environmental controls are in accessible locations yes ___ no ___ 7. Bathrooms: Grab bars are installed or walls have been reinforced so they can be added if needed yes ___ no ___ 8. Kitchen: There is at least 30” x 48” clear floor space parallel to and centered on the range or cook top. yes ___ no ___ There is at least 30” x 48” clear floor space parallel to and centered on the kitchen sink. yes ___ no ___ A forward approach can be made to the kitchen sink because knee space is provided under the sink. yes ___ no ___ A 30” x 48” clear floor space is provided at oven, dishwasher, and refrigerator. yes ___ no ___
A minimum clearance of 40” is provided between all opposing countertops, appliances, and walls. yes ___ no ___ If this is a U-shaped kitchen, is there an unobstructed 60” diameter maneuvering space. yes ___ no ___ na ___