When the homebuilders whose signs you’ve seen around your neighborhood suddenly declare bankruptcy, it can give you pause. But when news of those bankruptcies opens a floodgate of customers with unhappy experiences, prospective homebuyers begin to worry even more.
The questions were consistent: “How do I know this won’t happen to me?” and “How do I avoid choosing a bad builder?”
With that in mind, I reached out to Phil Crone, executive officer of the Dallas Builders Association, to get some advice. I’ll also share an extra step I take when choosing a contractor that can also be applied to choosing a home builder.