"If the home was built after 1978, then buyers are OK, but if they are looking at an older home, they need to have the paint checked out," Mr. Koepf says.
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"When the buyers and I got to the basement, our feet got wet from the carpet," Mr. Koepf says. "It was pretty simple to figure out they had a water problem after that."
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