New Mexico Appeals Court Denies Couple’s Request To Extend Statute Of Repose

(May 19, 2016, 1:59 PM EDT) -- ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A New Mexico Court of Appeals panel on April 6 affirmed a trial court’s decision to award summary judgment to a home builder accused of construction defects after denying a couple’s request to apply the ruling in Terry v. New Mexico State Highway Commission (1982 N.M. LEXIS 2837 [N.M. Sup.) to toll the statute of repose beyond 10 years after substantial completion of a home (Gregory L. Baker, et al. v. Wood Metal Concrete LLC, No. 34,664, N.M. App.; 2016 N.M. App. Unpub....
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