Ktenas v Vendro Construction Pty Ltd (Building and Property) 2023 VCAT 1034

Ktenas v Vendro Construction Pty Ltd (Building and Property) 2023 VCAT 1034

FACTS


The case of Ktenas v Vendro Construction Pty Ltd (Building and Property) [2023] VCAT 1034
involved a complaint made by the owner (Ktenas) alleging a number of defects and seeking damages
for a breach of contract against the builder (
Vendro Construction) in respect of the construction of a
two-storey rendered brick veneer home.


The damages recommended by the plaintiff’s expert included a 35% overhead for rectification works,
and one of the questions for the Tribunal to answer was what costs should be awarded for any defects


ISSUE


What costs (and overheads) should be awarded in the claim for damages for defects ?


FINDING


The Tribunal adopted…

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