Buying or Selling a Home/New Home Warranty


Robert wrote at 2011-02-08 01:00:06
Att: expert John Hendricks. Related to Mike who's question you answered related to buying a new house and after the 1 year warranty expired, he found other problems.  If the contractor who did the work is impossible to locate, what liability does the previous owner who hired the contractor to build the house and sold the house to Mike have?  The seller was not a developer or real builder, but did spec build a couple of houses using a contractor.

dm wrote at 2013-01-31 19:58:38
Can a subsequen buyer of a new home get the builder to fix defects?

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John Hendricks


As a California Realtor for 23 years practicing in Marin and Sonoma Counties, it is now time to provide counsel through to those who need advise in real estate. My knowledge and experience includes a wide range of resale residential real estate purchases, new home sales, income related investment properties involved in 1031 exchanges, and land. Let me help you in any of these areas...


John Hendricks has established himself as one of Marin & Sonoma Counties premier Realtors. A native Californian, John is a well-known and respected Realtor in both Marin & Sonoma Counties who has resided in the Northbay since 1976. John began his real estate career in 1986, and since then has distinguished himself as one or Northern California's top producing Realtors. Before joining Frank Howard Allen Realtors, John was an associate of the Prudential California Realty from 1990-1992 where his outstanding sales achievements earned him one of the company's highest honors, the prestigious "President's Circle Membership", presented to the top 2% of associates for sales and earning excellence. Since his association with the highly regarded Frank Howard Allen Realtors in 1992, John has once again established himself as one of his company's Top 10 Producing Realtors in Marin & Sonoma Counties for the years 1993 through 2007 and now in 2008. Five continuous years of outstanding performance has now allowed John to join 15 other Realtors in the prestigious "Lifetime Hall of Fame" for Frank Howard Allen Realtors. John established a group of professional individuals who specialize in a variety of areas in real estate called, 'Lundmark-Hendricks Fine Homes' This group of professionals are dedicated to the success of representing clients with the greatest amount of care and service when either buying or selling real estate.

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