NHBC is the UK’s leading independent standard-setting body, warranty and insurance provider for new homes. For nearly 80 years NHBC has been providing Buildmark, a warranty and insurance product for new homes; they currently cover 1.6 million homes in the UK with a market share of almost 80% (Feb 2015).
NHBC registered builders agree to build to standards defined, set and regulated by NHBC; this ensures that when NHBC issues a Buildmark warranty cover note on a home, the build quality and standard is assured and the property has been inspected at various key stages throughout the build.
Their role is to work with the house-building industry to raise the standards of new homes and to provide consumer protection for homebuyers.
Your NHBC registered builder has chosen to offer you Buildmark, a 10 year warranty and insurance product on your home. This means that you can rest assured that years 0 to 2 our covered by Elan Homes, and years 3 to 10 by Buildmark, for structural and certain other defects.
As a long established and trusted brand, NHBC’s experience in the house-building is unrivalled. And, as a regulated insurance company, homeowners have the reassurance of knowing that they can rely on the protection offered by Buildmark.
NHBC is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority.
NHBC is registered in England under company number 00320784. NHBC’s registered address is NHBC House, Davy Avenue, Knowlhill, Milton Keynes, Bucks, MK5 8FP.
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