BUILDER sibling Journal of Light Construction reports on reports of settlements regarding stucco remediation in Florida.

Last month, JLC's Coastal Contractor reported on two big cash settlements in cases where homeowners complained of faulty stucco applied to the walls of their Florida homes (see: "Defect Cases Dog Big Florida Builders," 6/14). This month brings new reports on stucco disputes from local news outlets in the state: one report from Land O' Lakes (see: "FOX 13 Investigates: Homeowners say builder is sticking them with stucco problems," by Tina Jensen), and one from Cape Coral (see: "Stucco defect costing Cape homeowners big money," by David Hodges).

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