Frequent Questions

What if I'm renting target housing?

Question (23002-33214)

What if I'm renting target housing?

Answer

Property owners who rent out target housing must:

  • Disclose all known lead-based paint and lead-based paint hazards in the home and any available reports on lead in the housing;
  • Give renters the EPA pamphlet "Protect Your Family From Lead in Your Home";
  • Include certain warning language in the lease as well as signed statements from all parties verifying that all requirements were completed; and
  • Retain signed acknowledgments for 3 years, as proof of compliance.

 

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