For Tommy Walsh's Eco House a 10-year warranty against structural defects was provided by LABC New Home Warranty
, who can be contacted on 0845 054 0505 - a brochure is also available for download via their website at www.labcnewhomewarranty.co.uk
For properties that are covered by NHBC or Zurichguarantees, thebuilder should not serve the notice unless he can produce a cover note on completion.This reflects a new home warranty
scheme agreed with the Council of Mortgage Lenders.However,many builders have still not altered their standard form of agreement to reflect this,and buyers' solicitors arehaving to individually negotiate amendments to the contract.
This regulation does not apply to business premises or situations where the contract is warranted under the New Home Warranty
Program of Alberta.
However, today's savvy new-home shoppers also understand the energy-efficiency benefits and up-to-code safety features in a new versus a resale home, as well as the peace-of-mind that comes with having a new home warranty
Properties should be delivered to site: fully insulated - external and internal/party walls, floors and roofs internal partitions erected windows and doors fitted all internal wall, floor and ceiling finishes fully installed kitchen and bathroom(s) fully completed electrics, plumbing, heating and ventilation all homes must be fully mortgageable and be covered by latent defect and new home warranty
through an industry recognised provider.
The CCHB Ltd was launched by the house building industry working with the National House Building Council and MD Insurance Services to build upon the new home warranty
protection provided to home owners to ensure that consumers are treated fairly throughout the process of what is the most expensive purchase they will ever make.
The houses will also have a 10 year LABC New Home Warranty
* Bill 5--The New Home Warranty
Act, which ensures that all new homes built for sale are covered by a warranty against defects in materials, labour and design and structural defects.
Many builders offer a 10-year new home warranty
, some of the main warranty providers being the National House Building Council (NHBC), Premier Guarantee or LABC Warranty.
All homes include a one-year Builder warranty and Bonded Builders New Home Warranty
with 10-years of structural coverage.
NHBC is the leading new home warranty
and insurance provider in the UK.
From 1992 to 1999, Cooper chaired the OHBA/Ontario New Home Warranty
Program Liaison Committee.