Construction / HOA Case Results

Confidential Settlements

$750,000              HOA’s breach of fiduciary duty and contractor’s negligence

A custom single-family home experienced uneven settlement due to soil movement.  The HOA that managed the hillside community failed to inform homeowners about known soil movement.  A contractor the owners hired to correct the uneven settlement caused further damage.  The Kristy Law Firm recovered from the HOA, the contractor, and the contractor’s soils engineer.

$157,000              Construction-defect case against builder of nine condominium units

Defects included jammed and leaking windows; improperly-sloped concrete in garages, resulting in pooling water; and improperly installed showers.*

$100,000              Negligence of homeowners association and neighbor, plus insurance bad-faith on the part of homeowner’s insurer

A pipe leak resulted in flooding of a woman’s condominium.  The Kristy Law Firm recovered from the insurer, the HOA, and the neighbor.

$90,000 Landlord negligence resulting in mold-related personal injury to tenant

Landlords ignored severe water intrusion in plaintiff’s apartment, which resulted in harmful mold.

$80,000                Landlord negligence resulting in mold-related personal injury to tenant

Landlords ignored severe water intrusion in plaintiffs’ apartment, causing personal injury and damage to personal property.

$80,000                 Negligence and breach of fiduciary duty of homeowner’s association

Negligent maintenance of common areas, including roofs, led to water and mold damage to a condominium.

* With co-counsel.

The Kristy Law Firm’s past results are not a guarantee of results in future cases we take.  We evaluate each case on its own facts and circumstances.