UK: warnings to homebuyers over new build risks from
brownfields and structural warranties for houses
The UK Mortgage Finance Gazette is warning that homebuyers need to be more aware of new build risks, including from land contamination, see ... 
Structural warranties for newly built houses are not compulsory in the UK, but are pretty much a necessity. These include insurance cover against against
the cost of removing contamination from the housing plot. They are not necessarily cheap. This article describes the warranties available: ...
Posted: 03/06/2018 By: Professor Paul Bardos