New homes … buy at your peril

“… “Standards are falling all the time as demand from shareholders takes priority over quality,” says Phil Waller, a retired construction manager who runs advice and campaigning website brand-newhomes.co.uk. “It used to be unheard of for people to have to move out of their home while it’s repaired, but now it happens far too often.”

https://www.theguardian.com/money/2017/apr/02/new-build-homes-reputation-problems-developers