1. Am I required to give the EPA pamphlet "Protect Your Family From Lead in Your Home" to existing tenants?
2. What type of housing is affected by the EPA and HUD Real Estate Notification and Disclosure Rule?
3. What is the purpose of the EPA and HUD Real Estate Notification and Disclosure Rule and who is affected?
4. Are mortgage lenders liable under these rules if the seller or lessor fails to disclose?
5. What is target housing?
6. What if I know there is lead-based paint in my home?
7. Where can I find a qualified professional to conduct an inspection?
8. What if a seller or lessor fails to comply with these regulations?
9. What type of housing is not affected by the EPA and HUD Real Estate Notification and Disclosure Rule?
10. Is the seller required to remove any lead-based paint that is discovered during an inspection?
11. What if I’m renting target housing?
12. As an agent what are my responsibilities?
13. If I am renting, do I have the same opportunity to test for lead?
14. Must I check my house for lead prior to sale?
15. What is the responsibility of an agent if the seller or landlord fails to comply with the rule?
16. As a seller and lessor, what if I’m selling target housing?
17. What if the lessor knows that there is no lead-based paint in my rental housing?
18. Can the inspection/risk assessment period for testing a house for lead be waived?
19. As a purchaser, am I required to conduct and finance an inspection?
20. Does this rule increase my liability for future lead poisoning on my property?
21. Is my home unsafe if it contains lead-based paint?
22. How does the EPA and HUD Notification and Disclosure Rule apply to housing common areas?
23. Must lead-based paint inspectors be certified?
24. What if the buyers/renters don’t speak English?
25. Why doesn’t the EPA and HUD Real Estate Notification and Disclosure Rule affect housing built after 1978?