The construction price index is used to determine the price development of construction work over a certain period of time. We explain how the construction price index is calculated and what the "insurance sum 1914" indicates, which builders need if they want to take out homeowners insurance.
Insurance during construction: fire shell insurance, construction work insurance, builder’s liability insurance
You can find out here which types of insurance are necessary for your construction project.
Anyone who builds must adhere to numerous rules and specifications, because even on their own property , you are far from allowed to do what you want. Rules on required distances to other buildings and property boundaries are particularly important.
Even if you own a piece of land, you are not allowed to build your house anywhere. Construction line and building line limit the decision-making scope of the builder-owner, so that the future dream house does not conflict with urban planning.
When building a house, mistakes and coordination difficulties between the companies involved and the craftsmen often occur during the construction phase. This can lead to significant extra costs due to construction defects and construction delays. In order to prevent this risk, building owners can optionally commission a building supervision. You can find out more about building supervision and the associated services and costs in this article.
Our fictional couple Sarah and Tom have to deal with the legal aspects of building a house. This second part deals with the construction site equipment, the building acceptance and the reporting of defects.
Our fictional couple Sarah and Tom have to deal with the legal aspects of building a house. This first part deals with the building application, the preliminary building application and the right of withdrawal.
Our fictional couple Sarah and Tom have to deal with the legal aspects of building a house. This third and final part deals with the addition of a garage and legal issues after the couple separated and Tom moved out.