Radon on Your Radar

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Name: Radon on Your Radar
Date: January 9, 2019
Time: 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM EST
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:

Radon On Your Radar

The class is titled through DPOR and qualifies for 2 CE or PLE Credits!

In 1985 when radon first became a faint glimmer of a blip on the radar of Real Estate, Radon-Ease tested only 1/2 of 1% of all Richmond area  homes involved in a real estate transaction. In 2018 we tested about 40% of those homes. With that growth curve Radon Will be an important subject to be well versed in in the near future, if it hasn't affected your business already.
 
With more savy buyers learning every facet of home buying and the associated inspections, radon is becoming more relevant and much more important for Realtors and Builders to be Aware of and well versed in. Get ahead of the curve, protect your buyers and their families health as well as their homes. Come on out and and learn,
 
What Radon is.
Where it comes from.
How to test for it.
How to mitigate for it.
How to qualify those that test and mitigate for it. There are many non certified companies and individuals testing for and mitigating radon with no qualifications or training to do either, in defiance of Virginia Law.
Learn about the beginnings of a push for a Radon Professionals funded, Department of Radiological Health Overseen Licensing Program and the importance of having the building and real estate lobby involved in that process.
 
Several area builders have added Passive Radon Mitigation Systems into the Building Process. There are several other tremendous benefits to building radon out, or at least preparing for the mitigation process as the home is built. Hear what they have to say about their experience in this arena.
Location:
The HBAR Office
400 North Ridge Road
Henrico, VA 23229
Date/Time Information:
January 9th
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Contact Information:
Jeana Schiffres - Director of Marketing and Events
Fees/Admission:
$25 per person
Includes Lunch!
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