Inner Loop homebuilder purchases third-party warranty

Combine Houston’s growing inventory of existing single-family homes with its volume of expected 2016 home starts and you have an environment where homebuilders must make their product stand out.

With three significant for-sale communities set to break ground in 2016, Surge Homes has announced the creation of a more comprehensive quality assurance program for its new homes within the city’s Inner Loop.

In a release, the builder claims the program is “unmatched by any other Houston Inner Loop builder.”

The standout aspect of this program is a third-party, insurance-backed 10-year warranty from 2-10 Home Buyers Warranty, considered the nation’s largest warranty program.

Surge claims the warranty helps homeowners get the most value from their home when they sell, as it is tra…