Environmental Series: Lead-Based Paint Hazards Disclosure Rules

Sellers and Lessors must disclose known information about lead-based paint By Jeff Sorg, OnlineEd Blog (July 6, 2017) In 1994, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and HUD drafted federal regulations on the disclosure of lead-based paint hazards in residential properties built before 1978 to comply with the Residential Lead-based Paint Hazard Act of

Oregon Law Excludes These Facts as “Material Facts” That Must be Disclosed

Oregon Excludes Certain Facts From Disclosure as Material Facts to Real Property Transactions By Jeff Sorg, OnlineEd Blog (February 10, 2021) – In Oregon, unless one of the limited legal exclusions applies, each seller of residential property is required to deliver to each buyer who makes a written offer a Seller’s Property Disclosure Statement. A seller who is not excluded