Apartment inspection results

Champaign and Urbana each have their own methods to address property code violations, but here are some of the buildings that appear on the problem lists.

In Urbana, city inspectors look at apartment units on a rotating basis and assign grades based on their inspection. Here's the current list:

Address Inspection date Grade
1302 Silver St. 2/25/2013 F
1304 Silver St. 2/25/2013 F
1401 Silver St. 2/25/2013 F
502 W. Elm St. 2/8/2013 D
504 W. Elm St.  2/8/2013 D
2018 S. Fletcher St. 1/16/2013 D
904 E. Harding Drive 2/28/2013 D
2017 S. Philo Road 1/15/2013 D
1305 Silver St. 1/18/2013 D
709 S. Vine St. 12/7/2009 D
908 S. Vine St. 2/18/2010 D
1304 S. Vine St. 6/16/2010 D
Amount graded C: 58    
Amount graded B: 859    
Amount graded A: 75    

In Champaign, inspectors only look at common areas on a rotating basis but will inspect individual apartment units upon request by a tenant. These landlords received the most complaints in 2012:

Name Tenant-requested inspections Number of violations
Platinum Group Properties 12 181
Bay Harbor Apartments 10 259
Campus Property Management 8 160

 

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