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  1. Defects: How do I report a defect?

    Call: 01733 396411

    Email: defects@crosskeyshomes.co.uk

    Or talk to our Development team via live chat.

    The team is available Monday - Friday, 9am-5pm. 

    You can report emergency defects over the phone 24/7. 

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  2. Defects: what is a defect period?

    A defect period is the time following the completion of a new build home when the developer is still responsible for addressing any issues which crop up.

    In CKH homes this lasts for the first 12 months after the homes are handed over to us – not from the day you move in.

    The date your defect period ends should have been included in your welcome pack.

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  3. Insurance: who is my buildings insurance provider?

    CKH building insurance is provided by Avid Insurance and you will need to contact them directly in the event of an incident.

    Call Avid Insurance on: 0345 266 9660 or email JLTHousing@broadspiretpa.co.uk  as soon as possible with full details of the loss or damage.

    Find more information about our buildings insurance.

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  4. Managing my account: How do I use live chat to talk to you?

    Our team are available on live chat Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm. To talk to them, all you need to do is click on the blue 'chat live' tab on the left hand side of your screen. 

    You'll only be able to see the option to chat live when our team is working, so during the evening and weekends you won't be able to start a conversation.

    Take a look at our contact us page for other ways to get in touch.

    1. Residents FAQs
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  5. Staircasing: How can I buy a bigger share in my home?

    It is a relatively simple process and we will guide you through step-by-step.

    The first thing to do is get in touch with us. Call our Sales team on 01733 396406 or email us at sales@crosskeyshomes.co.uk

    Then we'll put you in touch with an independent financial adviser who can work through the financial details with you.

    Please make sure your rent and service charges are up to date before you get in touch. 

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  6. Staircasing: How much will it cost?

    The price you pay for additional shares will be based on the current market value of your home, as determined by an independent RICS valuer.

    It's important to consider the other costs involved too, there will be solicitors fees and you may have to increase your mortgage.

    If you decide to talk to us about staircasing, the first thing we do is put you in touch with an independent financial adviser to make sure buying a bigger share is affordable for you.  

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  7. Subletting: Can I sublet my home?

    As a leaseholder you are welcome to sublet your home, just log in to MyCKH to tell us you're subletting and let us know what your new correspondence details will be.

    As a shared owner you are not ordinarily allowed to sublet your home. In exceptional circumstances we may be able to grant permission to sublet for up to six months.

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