Category: Radon

New Radon Standards Lower Risk in New and Existing Multi-Family Housing

New Radon Standards lower risk in new and existing Multi-family Housing There are three new requirements and standards for radon testing and mitigation in regards to multi-family housing and apartment buildings. Radon Requirements for Multifamily Housing Mortgages The first concerns mortgage applications. HUD is now requiring a radon report for all multifamily insured mortgage applications….

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Understanding the Risks of Radon

Radon is a cancer-causing soil gas that can seep into your home through foundation cracks, seams, and gaps in the sump pump or drainage system. Radon is colorless, odorless and radioactive. It occurs naturally in all soil types from decaying uranium in the soil. Because you can’t smell, see, or taste radon, the only way…

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