“Conflict and anger”
Describes the warranty insurance regime in the states where Last Resort insurance exists and is inflicted on both the consumer and builder when a dispute arises.
The Baillieu, O’Farrell, and Barnett Governments all know the issues as they have conveyed them to their parliaments on behalf of builders and consumers over their years in opposition.
Now all are in government and are yet to act on the promises made yet still say it must be fixed, and state we are addressing the issues as they are complex.
Never were in opposition! We continue to see failures like the Zaitsev home that featured on Today Tonight in mid Oct at this link: http://au.news.yahoo.com/today-tonight/video/watch/26903924/
Followed by this AGE Report: http://www.theage.com.au/victoria/defective-work-investigation-into-surveyor-20111012-1ll4g.html
“Only complete reform will fix warranty”