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Build-Zone

Build-Zone

Build-Zone is established Structural Warranty provider for any size build/development in the UK and Ireland, including New Home, Self & Custom Build, Commercial, Completed and Social Housing. We are backed by A-rated insurers and UK Finance approved.
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Build-Zone Structural Warranties Webinar
An overview of the UK structural warranty market. 
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Why Property Developers Need an A-rated Insurer for New Home Warranties
When you build a new property, it’s crucial you ensure it has a New Home Warranty in place so you can sell it easily and protect the buyer
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New Capacity Deal Announced
Leading Inherent Defects Insurance (Structural Warranty) provider, Build-Zone, has confirmed it has signed an exclusive deal with another A-Rated insurer this week, strengthening their offering even further. 
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Structural Warranty and Latent Defects Insurance
Build-Zone offers an extensive range of structural warranties and latent defects insurance.
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Watered-down Planning Reforms Expected After Backlash
The government is likely to strip back its proposed planning reforms due to a furious backlash from its own MPs.
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Green Light for Twin Student Towers in Coventry
Vita Student has received consent for a 496-bed scheme in Coventry city centre.
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Will Government Housebuilding Targets be Met?
A recent report shows the planning system isn’t delivering enough planning permissions to meet the government’s targets for the housebuilding sector.
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Why Consider Build-Zone for Your Structural Warranty?
The Build-Zone team has vast experience in an extensive range of Structural Warranties in the UK and Ireland for over 20 years.
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Increase in New Build Homes Starts as UK Prices Rise
New Government data reveals that the number of new home starts since the end of the first lockdown remains on an upward trajectory. The sustained growth data shows that 79% of all new builds are houses, the highest figure since 2000/01.
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Aston Lark acquires Sennocke International Insurance Services and Build-Zone Survey Services
Aston Lark, the Chartered insurance broker backed by Goldman Sachs, continues its growth acceleration by today announcing the acquisition of Sennocke International Insurance Services Ltd and Build-Zone Survey Services Ltd.
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Housebuilders and Small Developers - Which Structural Warranty is Best for Them?
Housebuilders and developers have quite a bit of choice selecting their provider of new home warranty cover on the homes they are building, extending, or converting.
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Build-Zone Partners with Build Build Build
A brand new online learning tool launched for homeowners, self-builders and small developers has been launched and Build-Zone has teamed up with them to offer advice and best-practice on Structural Warranties and Self-Build Insurance.  
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New Home Warranty
House builders and developers now have more choice than ever in selecting their provider of new home warranty cover on the homes they are building, extending or converting.
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Build Zone Secures Backing From Second A-Rated Insurer
Leading 10 & 12 year Structural Warranty provider Build-Zone, is pleased to confirm it has secured capacity from a second ‘A’ rated insurer 
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Government Agrees Automatic Planning Permission For New Homes
The Government announced a ‘once in a generation’ set of changes to planning permission rules in the UK this week.
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Why choose a 10 year structural warranty?
Build-Zone Survey Services Ltd (BZSS), our in-house dedicated technical services resource company, arranges the 10-Year Structural Warranty technical audits using a network of independent, qualified surveyors and approved inspectors.
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What Does the Build-Zone Basic Warranty Cover?
The Build-Zone Basic Warranty covers new builds, conversions, renovations and extensions and protects the policyholder against claims for loss or damage caused by major structural damage, defective weather-proofing and defective drains.
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New-Build Checklist for Housing Developers
New-builds are a great opportunity for first-time buyers to get onto the property ladder and the demand for them is greater than ever. But, with new-build homes under scrutiny, it is very important that home builders and developers are following best practices.
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VIDEO: Guide to Structural Warranties
Under our Self-Build Zone brand, we are market leaders in self-build warranty & custom build warranty provision. The Build-Zone warranty for self-builders has been specifically designed to cater to the needs of individuals who are constructing their own home to live in. It is suitable for new build, conversion, renovation or extension projects.
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Planning: demolish and rebuild
Demolishing and rebuilding an existing house is a great way to create a self-build project, especially in the countryside where good plots are scarce. But the economics of demolition and rebuild can be unattractive, unless you can build a much larger house than the one you’re demolishing.
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Complying with the Build-Zone Technical Manual
As well as complying with the requirements of the relevant Building Regulations and other relevant Regulations and Codes of Practice, all new and converted structures benefiting from any Build-Zone warranty must meet the standards required by Build-Zone for the issue of a structural warranty. 
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What’s the best insurance for small housing developers?
Developer insurance is designed to provide cover for small-to-medium new build housing developments with a professional reinstatement cost up to £1.5 million; and larger projects on referral. Developer insurance is suitable for renovation, conversion as well as extension projects on existing properties.
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Were you an Alpha Customer now needing help with a new warranty?
FSCS have announced they will compensate Alpha Insurance latent defect premium insurance policyholders following the collapse of the deal arranged by BCR Legal Group Ltd to provide replacement cover for Alpha’s 10-year latent defect/structural damage insurance policies.
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