Does a seller always have to provide the lead-based paint addendum to a buyer?
09/29/2016 | Author: TAR Legal Staff
When is a seller not required to provide the Addendum for Seller’s Disclosure of Information on Lead-Based Paint and Lead-Based Paint Hazards as Required by Federal Law to a buyer?
A seller does not have to provide the addendum in the following situations:
- Property constructed after January 1, 1978
- Property sold at foreclosure
- A dwelling where the living area is not separated from the sleeping area (such as efficiency apartments, dormitory housing, or individual rooms)
- Housing for elderly or disabled residents where no child under six years old is expected to reside.
Read about other exceptions for rentals in the legal FAQs on texasrealestate.com.
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