Four more lead-paint laws hit landlords

Mayor Bill de Blasio today signed five bills that deal with New
York City’s persistent lead problem — four of them targeting
landlords. The action comes just days after an ongoing federal
probe into the city’s lead problem was made public. One first
bill requires that every pre-1960 apartment where a child resides
be checked for lead hazards within five years by an inspector
certified by the Environmental Protection Agency. “This process
will finally identify

Source: FS – All – Real Estate News 2
Four more lead-paint laws hit landlords