Tracking down a rogue builder

Tracking down a rogue builder

Taking a “cowboy” builder to court

When you have encountered a rogue builder and either they have run off with funds without completing the job or have just botched the job you will need to seek redress via the court system.

Before issuing legal proceedings it is best practise to verify that any address for the subject builder is the correct and current address. Many occasions where a builder has had the intention to “rip off” the client the supplied address is incorrect and has been supplied to put the client off tracing the current true address for the rogue builder.

Where an address has been supplied that is not current it becomes very important to supply an expert tracing agent such as findukpeople.com with the following information points which will help in the location of a current address for the subject:

  • Trading names
  • Website addresses
  • Mobile numbers
  • Landline numbers
  • Full name
  • Date of birth
  • Ltd company details
  • Sole trader details

Findukpeople.com have systems that can reverse search many information points and provide a registered address from that information point, so for example a builder takes a pay as you go phone but subscribes to a service using that phone, such as a quote, and that data is shared with us compliantly, then we have an address to start to investigate.

On many occasions we have traced the current correct address of a “Cowboy Builder” and it normally transpires the address the client has been given is not the subjects true current address.

An expert tracing agency such as findukpeople.com have a success rate for people tracing of 96% and all of our tracing services are no trace no fee and will be completed in just 24 hours allowing you to proceed with legal action.

If you need any advice on how to track and trace a “cowboy builder” call our expert team of tracing agents on 01273 252539

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