The average costs for a level 1 (< 10 sqft) mold remediation starts at $1,500 and can rise into the tens of thousands for level 2 and level 3 mold removal projects.
The same mycotoxins (trichothecenes) that are released by the mold growing in our homes was used as a biological weapon in the Vietnam war causing over 6,300 deaths.
Before moving into any home, condo or apartment, be sure to give it a thorough inspection to save yourself thousands of dollars and frustration in the future.
Here's a quick checklist to make sure that you can perform a basic check to ensure a mold-free environment. If you do end up buying your house, then we would suggest getting an inspector in. If you're renting the place, then these simple checks may just be enough for you.