• Lead Paint Disclosure

    Are Owners Required to Disclose Lead Paint in Rentals in Texas? Yes!

    Older rental properties in Texas still exist and as of 2019 there still are a fair amount of properties on the rental market today that contain lead-based paint although it’s been banned in the United States since the late 1970s. Lead-based paint exposure can cause weakness, kidney damage, weakness, and so many other bad symptoms that it’s easy to see why it was banned but in old homes, the culprit is still there even if it’s been painted over a few times with other layers of paint. Although most landlords don’t let the paint chip or flake off in their rental properties, if lead based paint is allowed to flake…