The PWSC Blog

Check out the Professional Warranty Service Corporation (PWSC) Blog for regular posts and newsworthy information.  We pride ourselves on being a leader in the home warranty industry, staying up-to-date on trending topics and important current events.

WHITE PAPER: What Do Home Buyers Want from Builders?

May 22, 2018
To buy or not to buy? That’s the question many prospective homeowners are grappling with in a challenging market. It’s a confusing time for home… Read More

New Home Builders Use Innovative Land Buying Strategies

May 17, 2018
The lots weren’t pretty. Filled with rocks, they’d proved nearly unbuildable, prompting previous builders to pass them over. But they were affordable and located in… Read More

CA to Require Solar Panels in All New Residential Construction

May 15, 2018
Often at the leading edge of government mandates and bans, California has just become the first state in the nation to mandate solar panels for… Read More

In MD: General Contractors Owe Non-Delegable Duty of Care to Comply with Building Code

May 10, 2018
The Spring, 2018 issue of The Construction Lawyer, a Journal of the American Bar Association’s Forum on Construction Law, reports that the Maryland Court of… Read More

Do You and Your Builder Have the Same Definition of “Custom Building”?

May 8, 2018
When I hear the word “custom”, I think of an item that has been created or built specifically to my ideals.  A product created specifically… Read More

Warranties Help Drive New Home Sales in Spring 2018

May 3, 2018
Homes sold for thousands of dollars above the asking price. Sellers were deluged with competing offers. Buyers plunked down cash. Houses flew off the market… Read More

Is Investment Property a Smart Choice for You?

April 26, 2018
Looking back at the last few years in the housing industry, we have experienced an influx of extraordinary market values and minimal return on our… Read More

How Could 2018 Tax Cuts Affect New Home Builders?

April 19, 2018
Real estate and taxes—the two go hand-in-hand for homeowners. That’s why a $1.4 trillion tax cut like the one enacted this year can have a… Read More

Bitcoin & Home Builders: Cashing in with Cryptocurrency?

April 12, 2018
September 2017 marked a new milestone for the real estate industry: the first single-family home purchased with bitcoin. Since a home buyer in the tech… Read More

Entry-Level Homes Rebound in 2018 with the Help of Warranties

April 5, 2018
When an improving economy unleashed a flood of new home buyers several years ago, most builders looked toward the luxury home market, as the market… Read More