Chapter 167: RENTAL PROPERTY
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Commissioners of the Township of Lower Allen 6-10-1985 as Art. 305 of
the 1985 Code of Ordinances. Amendments noted where applicable.]
§ 167-1. Definitions.
The following words when used in this chapter shall have the meanings ascribed to them in this section except
where the context clearly indicates or requires a different meaning:
PERSON — Any natural person, partnership, association, firm or corporation.
LESSEE — That person or persons who has the use of real estate of a lessor and is responsible for the giving
of any type of consideration therefor, but excluding those who are lessees for a period of less than 30 days.
LESSOR — Any person who grants a lease or otherwise permits the use of his real estate or portion thereof
for a consideration, monetary or otherwise.
TOWNSHIP — The Township of Lower Allen, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania.
§ 167-2. Reports required; initial information.
All lessors within 30 days after the effective date of this chapter or in case of real estate thereafter acquired or
thereafter rented or becoming available for rental, within 30 days after the acquisition, rental or availability for
rental thereof, as the case may be, shall report to the township the number of the parcels or units or real estate
presently or hereafter rented and available for rental; a description, by address, number and/or some other
meaningful method of the parcels or units; and the names of its lessees at the time of such report, together with a
designation as to which unit or parcel is occupied by each.
§ 167-3. Report of occupancy change.
Any change in the occupancy of real estate rented or leased or in the identity of the lessee from that shown in the
report of the lessor as required in § 167-2 shall be reported by the lessor to the township within 10 days after
such change. It is intended hereby that lessors shall report a new lessee or a lessee who rents or leases a different
unit or parcel of the lessor's real estate and when a u