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Jim Walter Homes
Lennar

Jim Walter Homes and Lennar Overview

Total reviews
153
409
Company responses
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Issues resolved
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Jim Walter Homes and Lennar Consumer Ratings

Rank
281 out of 1952 in Construction and Repair category
307 out of 1952 in Construction and Repair category
Product or Service Quality
223 in category
233 in category
Price Affordability
293 in category
215 in category
Reliability
228 in category
190 in category
Diversity of Products or Services
292 in category
257 in category

Jim Walter Homes and Lennar Rating Details

Product or Service Quality
1.5 (31 reviews)
1.4 (127 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

House was built in 1988 and have fell apart. Back of home have sunk and walls are shifting. Put particle board on floors. I need help and advice

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There have been numerous quality and material issuesDon't..

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Price Affordability
1.8 (29 reviews)
2.2 (112 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

the home started coming apart at the seems. My grandparents paid for this home in full. I say let's start out a Class Action lawsuit. the business may have closed under Jim Walters, but it also possible they have re-opened under a new name.

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...Lenar said if I didn't use their mortgage company, they would raise the price of the home. I noticed one problem with the house it has a design flaw. If it snows to much the water leaks into the house...

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Reliability
1.1 (26 reviews)
1.4 (118 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

My father had a home built in the 70s. The house was so unlevel that we had to cut all sheetrock to fit. My father lost the house and land because of their shabby work. My opinion Jim Walter homes should never have been in business.

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We were told that our Earnest money would be refundable for up to 30 days. (and the Earnest money was 5000, not chump change)We moved on to a newer, better house, and we had our Real Estate Agent reach out to them, and the person we were in contact with, Danielle, said, they just need to send an...

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Diversity of Products or Services
1.4 (25 reviews)
1.7 (101 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

Back in 91, my mother in law had to put up an acre of her land (that was paid for) before they began to build. The house was put in mine and her name, she is deceased now and I've finished paying for the house. I have been the only 1 to pay the taxes on the house and land, I'm married to her...

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Signed a contract on 3/10/20 for purchase of new townhouse at Mason Grove, Lawrenceville GA 30043. There was a 30 and 60 day financing contingency. I was unable to get a mortgage thru their preferred primary and secondary lenders and notified them within the contract stipulation timeframes however...

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Jim Walter Homes and Lennar Pros and Cons

Pros
  • Putting up the acre of land instead of down payment
  • Design of the homes floor plan
  • Contractors that i picked
  • Sales representative we dealt with
  • Location
  • Layout
Cons
  • Was put on backwards
  • Thank god for the federal
  • Lousy work on front siding
  • Bad customer service
  • Refusal to accept responsibility
  • Do not care about customers

Jim Walter Homes and Lennar Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews
5

the contract was signed October 1994. by JIM WALTER HOMES, they built the house on our property, about 2005,the wood on...

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5

Purchased a brand new Lennar home in Hastings Farms in Queen Creek, AZ and my rooftop has already been destroyed by...

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5

Back in 91, my mother in law had to put up an acre of her land (that was paid for) before they began to build. The...

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4.6

We own a Lannar home in Oregon and are looking to purchase another home in California. We visited the homes at El...

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Jim Walter Homes and Lennar Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews
1

House was built in 2007, too many issues to name but most recent I rotting subfloor and insurance will not cover damage...

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1

I don't even know where to begin. I guess I'll make a list of all the problems I've had and then just take the highlight...

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1

I bought a jim waltons home in 1992 in austin tx i've had more trouble my floor is't level my roof had no tar paper...

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1

EXPENSIVE, NEW BUILD FOR MY CLIENT. OPS MGR AND VICE PRESIDENT.."HERE IS YOUR EARNEST $ BACK" IF YOU DON'T LIKE IT. PICT...

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Jim Walter Homes and Lennar Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews
1.3

House was built in 1988 and have fell apart. Back of home have sunk and walls are shifting. Put particle board on...

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Moved in Nov 27th.House borders farm field. Field is GRADED TOWARD OUR HOME. Was assured by both Jim and Tim (builders)...

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1

the home started coming apart at the seems. My grandparents paid for this home in full. I say let's start out a Class...

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1.7

We were told that our Earnest money would be refundable for up to 30 days. (and the Earnest money was 5000, not chump ch...

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Jim Walter Homes and Lennar Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Jim Walter Homes House Construction (51 reviews)
  • Jim Walter Homes Home Buying (3 reviews)
  • Jim Walter Homes Customer Care (1 review)
  • Lennar House Construction (97 reviews)
  • Lennar Customer Care (35 reviews)
  • Lennar Home Buying (26 reviews)