First American is known to approve replacements in a quick manner. It is efficient and reliable and has some of the best contractors in the business.
FAHW has been awarded the Editor's Choice award for 2017. This is based on its positive reviews and extraordinary services.
The best home warranty out there, a real support and warranty. Have used them couple of times and have been completely satisfied. Recommend it to everyone.
Las Vegas, NV
Excellent company to deal with. Could do a better job of screening their contractors though. Check actual customer reviews not just whether the are licensed and insured.
I have had to use this service several times and have had no problems. They are easy to contact and respond to your needs in ample time.
|Minimum Contract Length||12 Months|
|Estimated Appliance Coverage||N/A|
|Estimated Systems Coverage||N/A|
|Home inspection required||N/A|
|Maintenance records required to request service||N/A|
Contractors and Technicians
Founded in 1984, First American Home Warranty has established themselves as a leading provider of home warranties. They offer coverage in 36 states and the District of Columbia. FAHW is a subsidiary of the First American Corporation, which was established in 1889 with a deeply rooted legacy of putting customers first. First American Home Warranty has serviced over 8.6 million customers since 1984. It has more than 550,000 contracts in force today. Also, FAHW serviced nearly 1 million claims in 2016. They have serviced over 13.5 million claims since 1984. This has enabled FAHW to save homeowners from paying $169 million in 2017.
First America Home Warranty provides homeowners with the Basic Plan and the Premier Plan. The Basic Plan covers only appliances but does not cover any home systems. It includes coverage for refrigerators, instant hot/cold water dispenser, ceiling ...View More
First America Home Warranty provides homeowners with the Basic Plan and the Premier Plan. The Basic Plan covers only appliances but does not cover any home systems. It includes coverage for refrigerators, instant hot/cold water dispenser, ceiling fans, washers and dryers and more.
The Premier Plan by FAHW includes a combination of systems as well as appliances. It offers coverage for all the items included in the Basic Plan including heating, electrical, and plumbing systems among other items. However, the air conditioning unit is not covered in the Premier Plan. You’ll have to request for it to be added on as part of optional coverage.
First American Home Warranty prices start at $336 and go up to $534+. The cost varies depending on the state that you live in, the plan that you have chosen and optional coverage that has been added. Their Optional Add-ons include the air conditioning unit with ductwork, pool and spa, well pump, and second refrigerator. An additional cost will be added to your premium for each add-on item.
|Covered Items||Basic Plan||Premier Plan||Add-Ons|
Air Conditioning and Ductwork
Heating and Ductwork
Plumbing (including stoppages)
Instant Hot/Cold Water Dispenser
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First American Home Warranty is known for its quick approvals of replacements and its great work when it comes to repairs and attending scheduled visits. It is currently rated for repair quality.
Claims Department Details
Online Service Request
Complaint Resolution Program
Contractors & Technicians
Service Recall Period
|Corporate Office||Santa Rosa, CA|
|Address||PO Box 8030 Canoga Park, CA 91309-8030|
|Contact for quote||Yes|
|No. of Employees||0-10|
|Executive Profiles||Jeff Powell - President, Patrick Hogan - COO, Larry Davidson - Division President, Andy Hand - Vice President|
|Alias||1st American Home Buyers Protection, F A H W, Alliance Home Warranty, First American Home Warranty, Corporation of Florida, First American Home Buyers Protection|
First American Home Warranty plan prices range between $300 to above $500.
First American Home Warranty ranks as one among the top 10 home warranty companies.
You can call First American Home Warranty at 888-875-0533
The corporate office of First American Home Warranty is located in Santa Rosa, California.
First American Home Warranty’s BBB rating is B+
Real Estate agents can locate their area manager online and select the plans for the homebuyer or home seller by entering the zip code. The realtor can get access to the Area Manager’s phone number, email and is also given the option to send them a message. Realtors can also order a warranty or request for marketing material through the website.