HUD Reminds Assisted Housing Owners to Maintain Lead-Based Paint Records

HUD LogoHUD’s Office of Multifamily Housing Programs issued Notice H 2016-10 on October 3 that reminds owners and management agents of HUD-assisted properties that they must maintain lead-based paint risk assessment and inspection records and lead disclosure forms as required by HUD’s Lead-Based Paint Poisoning Prevention regulations at 24 CFR Part 35.

The Notice also informs owners and managers that a Real Estate Assessment Center (REAC) inspector soon will be inspecting one or more of their developments, asking to review their files to ensure they contain the requisite lead risk assessment or inspection records and lead disclosure forms. The Notice describes the process that a REAC inspector will undertake during a review.

Notice H 2016-10 is at: