Illinois Appellate Court Limits — for Now — Subsequent Purchaser’s Ability to Seek Damages from Design Professional Under Implied Warranty of Habitability

As a quick reminder, the aptly named Implied Warranty of Habitability is a warranty that is implied into every contract involving the sale of a dwelling from a builder to a buyer, that a house will be reasonably suited for its intended use when completed and transferred to the buyer. This warranty only applies to latent defects that interfere with a buyer’s legitimate expectations and that manifest themselves within a reasonable amount of time after the house is purchased.   Read the article…………..


Related Articles

Fourth DCA Confirms Association Lien Foreclosure Valid Despite Pending Mortgage Foreclosure (FL)

Despite a slowing in the number of Florida mortgage foreclosure cases, many community associations still face situations where a foreclosing

Oregon High Court Clarifies How To Read the Four Corners of a Complaint

On December 8, 2016, the Oregon Supreme Court issued a decision, West Hills Development Co. v. Chartis Claims, Inc., 360

The Transition Engineering Report: Triggering The Statute of Limitations in Condominium Construction Defect Cases

the Appellate Division recognized the application of the discovery rule in the context of condominium defects – See more at: http://www.natlawreview.com/article/transition-engineering-report-triggering-statute-limitations-condominium#sthash.F8ieorcP.dpuf