It is a patchwork of cities in the Twin Cities that requirement a Truth In Sale of Housing inspection (or pre-inspection) of your home. Furthermore some cities require single family homes while other require all types such as condos, townhomes, etc. Here is a list of cities that require some form of TISH prior to sale: Saint Paul, Minneapolis, Richfield, Bloomington, South Saint Paul, Golden Valley, Hopkins, Maplewood, New Hope, Robbinsdale, and Saint Louis Park.
Some cities are starting to require sewer inspections as well. Check back soon for that list!