Please Read the HBA’s Concerns for Post-Tornado Rebuilding

From the Home Builders Association’s recent Press Release: (full text at HBA Facebook page here)




NOVEMBER 18, 2013


Peoria, IL – The Home Builders Association of Greater Peoria (HBAGP) would like to express its concern to the local communities impacted by recent storm damage. As our communities begin to work at healing and rebuilding, there are some important facts to keep in mind to protect the homeowner.


In any disaster that happens across the country in any given year, homeowners unwittingly become victims again to fraud. Areas experiencing natural disasters are often inundated by people outside of the local area who represent themselves as helpful, knowledgeable contractors. In many instances, they offer cheap and fast repair work for cash or a low price. The reality of the time spent in the storm damaged area is that they come to town to make easy money and then move on. Remember the old adage, “If it seems too good to be true, it probably is.”

Continue reading at the HBA Facebook Page here.

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