Online reviews of Jim Walter Homes are available from Ripoff Report, Pissed Consumer and Complaints Board. Online reviews of the company are almost universally negative.
Reviewers at Ripoff Report complain of fraudulent liens placed on homes built by Jim Walter Homes, homes built without foundations, continued harassment from the company and refusal on the company's part to fix problems with homes. At Pissed Consumer, Jim Walter Homes customers complain of problems with poor home construction, including rotting subflooring, cheap plumbing, termite infestations due to untreated wood and cracks in the walls and ceilings. Reviewers at Complaints Board post claims of problems including work left unfinished, plumbing leaks, fraudulent financing and growth of dangerous mold.