A lawsuit against Shea Homes, based on alleged defects in houses at its Trilogy at Redmond Ridge development, has been dismissed by a judge following a settlement.

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A lawsuit against Shea Homes, based on alleged defects in houses at its Trilogy at Redmond Ridge development, has been dismissed by a judge following a settlement.

The mass-action lawsuit, filed in October 2014 and amended a month later, was dismissed from U.S. District Court in Seattle Monday, according to lawyers who represented the more than 900 Trilogy residents. Residents alleged that most of Trilogy’s 1,522 houses were rotting because they weren’t properly assembled or waterproofed during construction.

The terms of the settlement are confidential, but the amended lawsuit sought at least $60 million, double the amount initially sought in damages after roofing and rodent-infestation problems were discovered. In a Securities and Exchange Commission filing, Shea Homes reported that by Dec. 31, 2014 it had accrued $13.3 million in connection with the settlement and related matters.

In November 2014, Shea Homes offered cash settlements or home repairs to residents of the 55-plus community who sued the homebuilder. A spokeswoman said at the time that the company admitted no fault, but responded to concerns because “we want happy homeowners.”

Shea Homes said it agreed to pay $2.4 million to 850 Trilogy homeowners in 2012 to take care of mold issues.