Garage Sales

Single Family Garage Sales

 
One garage sale is allowed per residential address every six months. The garage sale cannot be held for longer than two days. The permit costs $8. To receive a garage sale permit, please complete and return the permit form by faxing it to 817-427-6303. Permits may be obtained, Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., at Development Services on the first floor of City Hall. 

Homeowner's Association (HOA) Garage Sales

 
A homeowner's association may organize one neighborhood garage sale per year. The permit costs $33. HOA garage sale permits may be obtained, Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., at Development Services on the first floor of City Hall. 

Neighborhood Garage Sales

 
Areas without a homeowner's association can join together for a neighborhood sale of six or more residents. Neighborhoods are allowed one group sale per year. The permit costs $33. Neighborhood garage sale permits must be obtained in person, Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., at at Development Services on the first floor of City Hall. 

Properties other than residential (commercial, churches, schools and apartments) cannot hold a garage sale but can apply for a special event permit for a sale or event being held at the facility. Three weeks notice is required for a special event permit. For additional information, please contact us at 817-427-6300.

Garage Sales Signs


Temporary unlighted signs announcing a garage sale of household possessions may be displayed in conjunction with an approved garage sale permit. Garage sale signs must be located on the private property where the sale is taking place.

Garage sale signs shall not be allowed on any public property, right-of-way, or utility, light, traffic signal or sign pole.  Garage sale signs may not exceed six square feet in area and three feet in height.

Garage sale signs may not be posted more than 24 hours prior to the beginning of the sale and must be removed within 24 hours following the end of the sale.  Garage sale signs may not be illuminated. 


If you have questions or need assistance, please call 817-427-6330 or 
email us.

  1. Building Inspections & Permits

    Physical Address
    4301 City Point Drive
    First Floor
    North Richland Hills, Tx 76180


    Directions

    Phone: 817-427-6330
    Fax: 817-427-6303