Texas Appeals Panel: No Latent Defect In Couple's Water-Damaged Property

Texas Appeals Panel: No Latent Defect In Couple's Water-Damaged Property

FORT WORTH, Texas - The Second District Texas Court of Appeals on Oct. 4 affirmed summary judgment for the defendant in a construction defect case, agreeing that the plaintiffs should have discovered issues with their home that later caused water damage before the statute of limitations lapsed (Jim Brown, et al. v. Caldwell & Family Custom Homes Inc.,  No. 02-11-00490-CV, Texas App., 2nd Dist.; 2012 Tex. App. LEXIS 8370).

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