February 10, 2021

NHSCA Announces National Meeting and New Officers

Lenexa, KS, Feb. 10, 2021 Christopher Wasson, NHSCA President departed his position with Old Republic Home Protection in late 2020 resulting in a transition of top NHSCA leadership.  A new slate of officers was unanimously voted in. Rodney Martin, Chief Executive Officer of America’s Preferred Home Warranty of Jackson, Michigan moved up to President and Jacqui

September 24, 2020

Values and Benefits of NHSCA to Home Warranty Buyers

Mr. Arthur Chartrand, Exec. Director and Counsel at NHSCA, the National Home Service Contract Association, discusses with HomeWarrantyReviews.com the home warranty industry and how it has risen to the challenges of COVID-19. Learn how homeowners should take NHSCA membership into consideration when shortlisting a home warranty company. Read the Complete article on HomeWarrantyReviews.com

July 1, 2020

New Officers Elected at NHSCA National Meeting

Lenexa, KS, June 11, 2020 – John Walsh, General Counsel with Cinch Home Services of Boca Raton, Florida has been named President of the National Home Service Contract Association (NHSCA). Christopher Wasson, Vice President and General Counsel with Old Republic Home Protection of San Ramon, California was named Vice President of the NHSCA and Rodney

July 1, 2020

NHSCA Advisory Council Approved by National Leaders in Home Services

At its national meeting on June 11, The National Home Service Contract Association (NHSCA) announced the formation of a home services resource group to be known as the NHSCA Advisory Council. The purpose of the council is to identify and study important issues facing the service contract industry and making recommendations and improvements for the consumers our members serve.

September 18, 2019

NHSCA Announces Accreditation Program for Home Service Contract Providers

Sept, 2019 – Lorna Mello, President of the NHSCA announced this month “The NHSCA is taking a major leap forward with its accreditation program.  Regulators and Legislators have asked the NHSCA to develop a formal program of compliance and standards within the home warranty industry, and we responded.”  On September 5, the NHSCA Board of Directors

May 13, 2019

Home Care Made EZPZ

Homes need constant care and home service contract makes budgeting “EZPZ.” by: Arthur J. Chartrand* Buying a home can be a challenging process but selecting a home service contract shouldn’t be. Thankfully the National Home Service Contract Association (NHSCA) has made the process easy. As a matter of fact, they have made it “EZPZ” for

March 21, 2017

Personal v Real Property: A Modern Perspective

When it comes to home systems and appliances, it’s not personal. We all hear that arcane and rather silly message as we depart an airplane. “Please look around for all your personal belongings and take them with you.”  I always wondered, “Are there impersonal belongings?  Are there “public belongings?”  Is belongings even a word? (It

September 20, 2016

Sales of Home Warranties Soar as Industry Covers Billions of Dollars in Appliances & Systems

The National Home Service Contract Association also reports an increase in consumer knowledge, value & popularity of home service contracts – The National Home Service Contract Association (NHSCA), a non-profit 501(c) (6) industry trade organization comprised of member companies representing home service contract providers and consumer interests throughout the United States, announces today that its members sold more than 4 million home service contracts (often referred to as home warranties) in 2015, an 8-percent growth from 2014.

May 9, 2016

The Home Warranty Industry: Bringing Innovation to the Way Homeowners Manage the Care of Their Homes

From Homewarrantyreviews.com – with permission  (2016).  This is a guest post by Arthur J. Chartrand, Counsel, and Administrator for the National Home Service Contract Association (NHSCA) – from Homewarrantyreviews.com Read original article in full at  homewarrantyreviews.com. Homewarrantyreviews.com (2016)   As homeowners, you have to live under a rock these days not to have certain lifetime or

February 16, 2016

NHSCA Interprets Washington State Tax Advisory

Appears official that longstanding law of no sales tax upon initial sale of home service contracts is affirmed. The Washington State Department of Revenue published an Excise Tax Advisory (ETA) on January 12, 2016, ETA 3198.2016 regarding the sales taxation of home service contracts. This ETA has been in discussion for years with the home