NHBC is the UK’s leading independent standard-setter and provider of warranty and insurance for new homes. Our purpose is to work with the house-building industry to raise the standards of new homes and to provide protection for homebuyers in the form of Buildmark warranty and insurance.
With no shareholders, NHBC is able to invest in its purpose of raising standards and activities to improve the quality of UK housebuilding. As an expert authority on the housing industry, active in research and development, we work with government and stakeholders to help shape housing policy.
Established in 1936, NHBC is the home warranty provider of choice, with a market share of approximately 80%.