KB HOME GUILTY BY VIOLATING THE FLORIDA UNFAIR AND DECEPTIVE TRADE PRACTICES ACT
- Failing to disclose to certain purchasers in Florida that the homes being constructed violated applicable building codes;
- Failing to disclose to certain purchasers in Florida that the homes being constructed did not conform with the original building plans and specifications;
- Denying certain consumers’ warranty repair requests because they purchased short sales or from banks after foreclosure proceedings, not proper exclusions under the KB HOME warranty; and
- Refusing certain consumers’ warranty repair requests due to a lack of maintenance by the homeowner when the structure’s problems were attributable to defective construction.