Who is American Home Shield?

American Home Shield is the nation’s leading, most chosen home warranty plan provider and the largest home warranty company in the nation. Learn more about how AHS can help you.

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American Home Shield® is the nation’s leading home warranty plan provider and the largest home warranty company in the nation with more than 1.7 million customers. In fact, AHS® founded the home warranty industry in 1971 and has been committed to delivering customer service excellence and developing innovative products ever since. For 50 years, the company has strived to make home ownership easier by protecting customers’ budgets from inevitable, unexpected repair costs on covered items. 

Today, AHS serves over 1.7 million customers, employs 2,000+ team members, and together with its wholly‐owned subsidiaries has five service centers. Providing a valuable resource for homeowners, AHS has a nationwide network of over 15,000 independent professional contractors and 45,000 service technicians ready to diagnose and repair covered problems. Customers can request service by phone or online 365 days a year, seven days a week, 24 hours a day.

AHS Home Warranty Plans are included in more than 300,000 real estate transactions each year. While budget protection and repair access are the foundation of AHS, service excellence has been and always will be the company’s cornerstone. The company dispatched more than 3.6 million service requests in 2017, and 93% of the time an independent contractor is assigned to a job within 15 minutes or less.  

As the largest home warranty company, AHS is also known for standing behind its promises, accepting and paying more service requests than any other home warranty company in the nation for a total of $2 billion since 2013.

The affordable, flexible Real Estate Home Warranty Plans offered by AHS were designed with input from real estate professionals and homeowners alike. The plans cover many common home system components and appliances that often break down due to normal wear and tear over time. In addition to the advantages for homeowners, AHS Home Warranty Plans can be helpful in streamlining real estate transactions.  

For questions or more information about American Home Shield Home Warranty Plans, contact your dedicated AHS Account Executive, visit https://www.ahs.com/real-estate/ or call 800 735 4663.

AHS assumes no responsibility, and specifically disclaims all liability, for your use of any and all information contained herein.

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New Jersey Residents: The product being offered is a service contract and is separate and distinct from any product or service warranty which may be provided by the home builder or manufacturer.