Category Archives: Homeowner Claims

Pennsylvania Takes Action Against Builder of Stucco Homes

Pennsylvania Takes Action Against Builder of Stucco Homes

Pennsylvania has taken action under its consumer fraud statute to prosecute a builder for deceptive practices in connection with a builder of Stucco homes. This action potentially gives redress for homeowners who are not otherwise able to pursue damages either because they are not the original homeowners as required under the Conway case, or the

Pennsylvania Limits Homeowner Claims against Builders

Pennsylvania Limits Homeowner Claims against Builders

Apparently looking to stem recent proliferation of homeowner lawsuits against builders for construction defects, the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania issued a decision yesterday limiting the ability of subsequent home purchasers to pursue legal action against the original builder. On August 18, 2014, in Conway v. Cutler, No. 80 MAP 2013 (Pa. Aug. 18, 2014), the Pennsylvania Supreme