Today in the office, I was putting together a list of links to sites that I thought would be informative, and figured I may as well post them here. While an Agent may be able to help a client with many topics of interest, providing the ability to dig deeper to the Buyer is often appreciated. So I posted these links to give visitors a handy location to access a broad variety of information. Fair Housing HUD--US Department of Housing and Urban Development North Carolina Fair Housing NOTE: The Agent will conduct all brokerage activities without respect to the race, color, religion, sex, national origin, handicap, or familial status of any party or prospective party to the transaction. Wake County Public School System www.WCPSS.net Airport Traffic and noise: RDU Airport Traffic Noise Disclosure Information North Carolina Department of Insurance Consumer Guide to Homeowners' Insurance Passenger and Freight Trains: I-540 in Western Wake County Other North Carolina Department of Transportation Projects Wake County Planning and Zoning Wake County Towns have Planning and Zoning Departments on their town websites: All Wake County Town Sites Town of Cary Planning Department page Shearon Harris Nuclear Power Plant North Carolina SBI Sex Offender Database and Mapping Other North Carolina Criminal and Statistical Information Wake County, NC, Government Department Contacts North Carolina State Government Agencies Residential Environmental Issues Radon in North Carolina Asbestos Lead-Based Paint in the Home--US EPA Lead-Based Paint in the Home--NC EPI North Carolina EPI Mold Site Wake County: Water Wells and Septic Tanks UST--Underground Storage Tanks North Carolina Building Codes: Building Code--2006 Electrical Code HUD-Code Manufactured Homes Modular Homes Property and Land Topics: Survey Information North Carolina Flood Map Site--Flood Plain North Carolina Homeowner Association Statue 47F Homeowners Association Trade Group Stigmatized Properties: Methamphetamine Labs US Department of Justice Meth Lab Seizure Mapping US Department of Justice DEA Meth Lab Resource Guide North Carolina Meth Lab information Crimes, including murder, are not material facts in North Carolina Real Estate, and disclosure by Sellers of crimes is not required in many cases. North Carolina Residential Construction Topics STRONGLY RECOMMENDED: All Buyers should have an inspection performed by a licensed North Carolina Home Inspector. Masonite/Hardboard Siding Polybutylene Water Piping Aluminum Electrical Branch Circuits Pressure-treated Lumber--EPA Pressure-treated Lumber--North Carolina State University EIFS/Synthetic stucco Wood-Destroying Insects and Organisms, including Termites STRONGLY RECOMMENDED: All Buyers should have an inspection performed by a licensed North Carolina Pest Control Operator.