City of Inglewood Retrofit (Code Compliance) When Selling

When selling a home in the city of Inglewood, the following items should be checked by a independent third party retrofitter for full compliance. This ensures all parties, including agents and their brokers, will be covered in case of loss, injury or death after the close of escrow.

City of Inglewood requires working smoke detectors in each bedroom, bedroom hallway, and on each floor. Smoke detectors can be either battery type or hard wired type for detached homes. For attached homes, smoke detectors must be hard wired. Seismic earthquake valve on gas meter is not required. Carbon monoxide detector on each level at least. Hot Water heater tank must be double strapped. Tankless water heaters do not need to be strapped. Low flow toilets and showerhead in each bathroom.

A city inspection is required upon sale. Contact the Inglewood Dept. of Building and Safety at 310-412-5294 for more information and to schedule a pre-sale city inspection report, or email them at

City of Inglewood pre-sale application is below.

City of Inglewood

One Manchester Blvd #400

Inglewood, CA 90301

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