ORLANDO – A homeowners' association alleges that the townhome community it represents violates building codes.
Grandview Isles Townhomes Owners Association Inc. filed a complaint on May 24 in the 9th Judicial Circuit Court of Florida - Orange County against Taylor Morrison Inc., formerly known as Taylor Woodrow Inc.; Taylor Morrison of Florida Inc., formerly known as Taylor Woodrow Homes Florida Inc.; and Taylor Morrison Services Inc., formerly known as Morrison Homes Inc. alleging negligence and other counts.
According to the complaint, the defendants constructed and developed a townhome community called Grandview Isle in Orange County. The plaintiff alleges that the property was not completed in a good and workmanlike manner and is in violation of building codes, has fire safety and architectural defects and other issues.
The plaintiff holds the defendants responsible because the defendants allegedly posed a threat to the health, safety and welfare of plaintiff and compelled plaintiff to retain expert consultants and witnesses necessary to prove the case and protect its interest.
The plaintiff requests a trial by jury and seeks judgment against defendants for damages, including cost of repairs and the resulting damages, incidental and consequential damages, litigation costs and other relief the court deems just. It is represented by Jason W. Bruce, Robert L. Simon, W. Todd Demetriades and Andrew J. Celauro of Pursiano Barry Bruce Lavelle LLP in Winter Park.
9th Judicial Circuit Court of Florida - Orange County case number 17-CA-4721