Pulte Homes Repair Costs Florida Settlement

Settlement Structure: Claims Made

Active: Closed

Closed Settlement Statement:
According to court documents, the claim submission deadline has passed. Please contact the claims administrator if you have any questions.

Case Summary:

Pulte Group, Inc. and Pulte Home Company, LLC have agreed to pay $4.7 million to resolve the claims of consumers who own Pulte homes, in a case brought by the Attorney General of Florida. The complaints include stucco cracking, water intrusion, property damage from water intrusion, mold remediation, and similar costs. 

Docket Number:

2018-ca-2723

Company: Pulte Group Inc.

Filing Deadline: June 28, 2020

Final Approval Hearing: December 27, 2018

Proof of Purchase:

You must prove your ownership of the home in question and document out-of-pocket expenses for repairs.

Eligibility:

You may be eligible if 

  • You are a current or former owner of a home 
  • Built by Pulte in Florida after April 17, 2005,
  • You have incurred out-of-pocket expenses as a direct result of construction defects in the home or the repairs made by Pulte and its contractors, and
  • The expense was incurred before December 27, 2018.

Only property loss claims will be considered for reimbursement. These include such things as costs to inspect or repair and repaint cracking stucco, costs of fixing water intrusion and the property damage it caused, costs of mold remediation, and the like. 

See the settlement website FAQ for exclusions and more information. Some of the information on the site appears to be contradictory, so please verify with the settlement administrator when necessary.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Varies. You may be paid the full amount of your claim or a percentage of it, depending on how many valid claims are received and the total amount of reimbursements claimed.

Total Settlement Amount: $4.7 million

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

Law Firm:
Florida Office of the Attorney General

Claim Form: Pulte Homes Repair Costs Florida Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Office of the Attorney General, Dept. of Legal Affairs, State of Flordia v. Pulte Group, Inc. and Pulte Home Company, LLC

Settlement Website: Pulte Homes Repair Costs Florida Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
AB Data Ltd.

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Pulte Settlement
A.B. Data Ltd.
P.O. Box 170500
Milwaukee, WI  53217
1-800-232-3154

Tags: Mold, Stucco Defects, Water Intrusion, Your Home