'"> ');

Author Topic: Chobham Manor Stratford feedback  (Read 12285 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.


  • New Member
  • *
  • Posts: 1
Chobham Manor Stratford feedback
« on: October 04, 2017, 10:20:16 pm »
I'm thinking of buying a new home in the new Stratford development.

Has anyone bought in phase 1? I'm interested in your experiences. Were you pleased with the build quality? Many issues with snagging?

New Home Expert

  • Global Moderator
  • Guru member
  • *****
  • Posts: 1623
  • Country: england
  • Expert advice for new home buyers
    • New Home Blog
Re: Chobham Manor Stratford feedback
« Reply #1 on: October 06, 2017, 12:32:38 pm »
Taylor Wimpey has a better reputation than Persimmon and Bovis but not much better.
In the end, you will be running the lottery of whether the site managers cares or not.
Ask if he won an NHBC award this year.
Ask those that have already moved in, knock on doors if you have to.

Above all, don't use their recommended or suggested solicitors under any circumstances.
Don't move in in December, and get it written in the contract that your professional snagging inspector can have access to inspect your new home at least 2 weeks before you legally complete. If this is a problem for Taylor Wimpey, don't buy!

Check out the main brand new homes website for more tips and advice. And PLEASE, read the posts made by those that also bought Taylor Wimpey and ask yourself -  Is it really worth the risk?

New Home Blog - New Home Expert is committed to providing help and advice for people having issues with their new homes and difficulties with house builders as well as helping potential buyers reduce the risk of possible problems if they do buy.

Tim Fee Snagging Inspector