NRT West Inc., dba Coldwell Banker, Settles With EPA Over Claims of Lead-Based Paint Violations in Bay Area

EPA San Francisco, CA

EPA announced a settlement with NRT West Inc. dba Coldwell Banker to resolve claims of ten violations of the Toxic Substances Control Act at seven residential properties in and around the cities of San Jose, Sunnyvale, and Vallejo, California. Acting as the agent for the seller in a real estate transaction, NRT West failed to ensure that the sellers properly disclosed information related to lead-based paint in its sales contracts and will pay a penalty of $35,433. For the full text, click here.