Home Warranty News

First American Completes Acquisition of RedVision

First American offers financial services through its Title Insurance and Services segment and its Specialty Insurance segment. The First American Family of Companies’ fundamental business lines includes title insurance and closing/settlement services, home warranty products, title and other real property records and images, title plant management services, valuation products and services, banking and investment advisory… Read More »

American Home Shield Acquires OneGuard Home Warranties

Nation’s largest home warranty provider and a business unit of ServiceMaster Global Holdings Inc., American Home Shield(AHS) has announced that they have acquired OneGuard Home Warranties as part of their strategic expansion. This step seems to open up new prospects for ServiceMaster while also hugely increasing their footprint in the highly competitive states of Texas,… Read More »

Buyer Beware – Delta Home Protect Is An Unlicensed Service Company In Arizona?

HomeWarrantyReviews.com stands by its commitment to help users buy home warranties intelligently. And here’s some breaking news that we believe we’re the first to report- The Arizona Department of Insurance has received one or more complaints from Arizona consumers regarding Delta Home Protect. Thus, the Department of Insurance is investigating the matter. Delta Home Protect… Read More »

The Home Warranty Industry: Bringing Innovation To The Way Homeowners Manage The Care Of Their Homes

This is a guest post by Arthur J. Chartrand, Counsel and Administrator for the National Home Service Contract Association (NHSCA) You have to live under a rock these days not to have certain lifetime or lifestyle plans in place.  In today’s world, there are many versions of service and warranty plans for life, health, your… Read More »

From Buyer’s Market to Seller’s Market: The U.S. Housing Shortage

By:  Kevin Wallach One of last year’s most talked about movies, “The Big Short,” got people thinking once more about the great housing market crash of 2007.  The film, based on true events, cut to the heart of the abuses of government regulatory weaknesses that allowed one of the worst market collapses in history to… Read More »

Can Television Deliver for the Home Warranty Industry?

HomeWarrantyReviews.com started in 2006 with one mission, to help U.S. homeowners find the right home warranty company.  Since then we’ve seen the home warranty industry prove again and again that, despite the loud voices of critics, there are lots of happy customers receiving a great value from home warranties.  If not for the success stories… Read More »

American Water Resources And Orlando Utilities Commission Jointly Launch Home Warranty Plans

On April 20th, 2015, Orlando Utilities Commission(OUC), one of the largest municipal utilities in the country along with American Water, a leading water and wastewater utility company, announced that they will be teaming up to sell home protection plans. The plans will be available to customers in Orlando, St. Cloud and parts of Orange and… Read More »

Arizona Seeks Aggrieved Sensible Home Warranty Customers

Phoenix: The Arizona Department of Insurance is on the lookout for customers who purchased warranty plans from the now out of business company, Sensible Home Warranty (SHW). While the year 2014 saw many major incidents in the home warranty industry, SHW closing was one that garnered significant attention. In May of 2014, Sensible Home Warranty,… Read More »

A Glance At The Home Warranty Industry In 2014

The year 2014 was quite an eventful one for the home warranty industry. While there was no event which majorly affected the industry or it’s participants as such, there were some events which surprised many. Two companies were seen expanding their operations by buying other companies and three companies closed their doors for good. Overall… Read More »

Fidelity National Financial Takes Over BPG Holdings

December 1, 2014 : In what appears to be a significant development that may change the dynamics of the home warranty industry, Fidelity National Financial (FNF), a fortune 500 company announced on Monday, Dec 1st its plans to acquire Buyers Protection Group (BPG) holdings, a leading provider of home warranty and home inspection services in… Read More »