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Old 08-27-2007, 12:33 AM
 
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This weekend I was looking at several Mercedes home at Grand Hampton. The quality of the Mercedes home looks fine to me. I am very tempted to have a Mercedes Portofino model built on a conservation lot at Grand Hampton. The only fear that I have is Mercedes home quality. Rumors have it that their quality is not good at all. Would buyer beware becomes an issue?

I also looked at two attractive resales home that I am considering buying. One is a Bonaire built by Aurther Rutenburg at Seven Oak in 2002 and the other is a Southern Crafted Srathmore II at Grand Hampton. Does anyone has experiences with Aurther Rutenburg or Southern Craft?
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Old 08-27-2007, 02:08 AM
 
Location: Wesley Chapel, FL
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Both are much better than Mercedes. My brother-in-law owns a Southern Crafted in West Meadows and likes it. They had some issues early on, but they were fixed promptly.
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Old 08-27-2007, 11:27 AM
 
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IMHO, "No" on Mercedes. "Looks nice on the surface but made cheaply," is what a construction friend of mine told me. He did not go with them.
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