New home buyer traps

Site manager’s workloads out of control

Mark Bryson - Friday, June 27, 2014

A site manager friend came to me the other day complaining about workload, he works for one of the major new home building companies. 
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Many new home builds seem to have storage problems

Mark Bryson - Friday, June 27, 2014

I have been passed many homes of late and have noticed the cars are not in the garage where they belong due to the garage being filled up with everything but the kitchen sink.  
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Beware of cheap tiles

Mark Bryson - Wednesday, June 18, 2014

A client of mine the other day purchased their own tiles to save on the build cost only to find out the tiles where seconds at best.  
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Laminate flooring with signs of cupping

Mark Bryson - Friday, June 13, 2014

Unfortunately once cupping occurs in laminate flooring, the flooring will need to be replaced. 
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New home builder finds floater and costs owner $18k

Mark Bryson - Wednesday, June 11, 2014

A floater is a large or small rock that has been found while excavating the site and can cause great expense to the new home owner via removal of the floater (rock) and in some cases filling the remaining hole with concrete. 
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New home builder or not

Mark Bryson - Thursday, June 05, 2014

Marketing companies are popping up everywhere and who are you buying your home from? a builder or a marketing company.  
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New home build with cupping laminated floor boards

Mark Bryson - Wednesday, June 04, 2014

Why was this happening the owner asked?   
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