Atul Singh

Home Building Compensation Fund

In recent months you may have heard the news about Tasmanian Constructions (Hotondo Homes franchise in Hobart) going into liquidation. Tasmania does not have a requirement (since about 2008) requiring Home Warranty Insurance. However, in NSW there is a requirement for home building compensation fund (Home Warranty Insurance) cover to be taken out by the …

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Variations Not Under A Building Contract

CAN YOU CLAIM FOR VARIATIONS THAT DOES NOT COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS UNDER THE BUILDING CONTRACT? Yes. The building contract has a specific process that the Builder and the Homeowner needs to follow, in particular the builder. However, this does not always happen. If the builder has carried out variation works without following the process …

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Building Disputes with Home Owners or Builders

Building Disputes with Home Owners or Builders   Home Owners If you get into a building dispute with your Builder, prior to making an application in the NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal (“NCAT”), you are required to attempt to resolve your dispute with the Builder through NSW Fair Trading. NSW Fair Trading (“Fair Trading”) will …

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