Realtors are required by state law in MA & RI for providing you the seller/buyer/tenant renting property with the lead paint information packet. During a home inspection, paid by the buyer - a test for lead paint is performed. Inspectors responisiblity.
If the seller has had the property de-leaded during ownership - they are to give the buyer the certification documents. If the seller knows of lead paint but has not had it documented, then is the due diligence of the buyer to have the home tested.
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