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Warranty Law Exposes Rift Between Florida Legislature and Florida Supreme Court

On Behalf of | Aug 6, 2013 | Construction Law, Construction Warranties

In 2010, the Fifth District Court of Appeal ruled in Lakeview Reserve Homeowners, Etc. v. Maronda Homes, Inc., 48 So. 3d 902 (Fla. 5th DCA 2010) that a developer granted to new buyer’s in a residential subdivision implied warranty rights with respect to supporting elements such as roadways, retention ponds, underground pipes, and drainage systems. The Fifth District discussed some of the reasons for such warranty rights Read More . . .