Real Estate Agents play an integral role to protect the landlord’s asset as well as to protect tenants in every property.
The REINZ are already involved in legislative forming process of possible mandatory testing to become part of Rental Agreements.
Duty of care should not be the motivating factor for Agents to become more pro-active and progressive. This should be mandatory to protect all parties involved in Real Estate and should form part of the regular six monthly or yearly inspections.
Meth testing should form part of every pre-purchase inspection and reporting: