He should have E and O insurance (errors and ommissions). You need to call him and find out (or check his website). If he does, ask for the information. If he doesn't, ask your attorney how to proceed.
With any home you purchase, you would need to get a home inspection. If an inspector suspects Chinese drywall, they would recommend a separate Chinese drywall inspection. If the homeowner knows the home has Chinese drywall, they must disclose it.
Lakeside Plantation - This deed restricted community is for all age groups and includes single family homes, townhouses, carriage homes, and villas. You can find out detailed information about the community by going to their web site at: http://lakesideplantationcdd.com/home
Woodlands - There are two different communities in the Woodlands. The builder is Centex Homes.
Cypress Falls is an upscale resort, gated 55+ community. Their web site is: http://www.cypressfallsatthewoodlands.com/
Cedar Grove is a deed restricted family neighborhood. Their web site is: http://www.cedargroveatthewoodlands.com/
I would be happy to answer any questions you may have or help you to find a home in this area. I currently have a pending listing in Lakeside Plantation, but there are many homes to choose from in North Port.
Tammy Hayes, Realtor, Sandals Realty, Punta Gorda, FL firstname.lastname@example.org... more