||true horror story
||leading builder buys teardown($ 300,000)
in preston hollow & scraps old house; while framing on new house,
builder receives from h.o. assoc. attorney a "Cease and Decist Letter"
explaining the restrictions don't allow two-story homes.
||never close on a lot without scrutinizing the
||plano builder buys teardown($ 250,000) in
university park, scraps old house & goes for permit; plan reviewer
rejects builders application, saying "it's common knowledge you
cannot build on that lot(72" sewer line thru middle of lot)";
when confronted by builder, elderly seller replied, "hell, i didn't know you
wanted to build !"
never close on a lot without checking survey for
this builder even scraped his possible rent house !
||home-owner suspects borers in
cabinets...hires fumigator from houston.... calls attorney to force builder
to pay huge bill. (see fotos)
||builders can't win... this home was 10
yrs old !
||dallas bldr catches so much
greef from home-owner about 1997 commodes plugging up, bldr replaces
old with new commodes...
||warn your home-owners against using "charmin"
toilet paper... worst about plugging commodes.
||prominent tarrant county bldr
building $1.5 million build-to-suit in vaquero is setting wood windows...
buyer says change 'em all to arch-top... bldr says, i'll get you a
price... buyer says, no need, that's included in your bid... bldr refers
buyer to plans... enter legal beagles ... bldr gets $1.5 million judgement
on him & must file "b-word".
||build all spec... the problem buyers are
always build-to-suit !!!