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Navigating the process of building a house can seem daunting at first. We provide your guide to builders, house and land packages, dual occupancy homes and more.

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Jun 17, 2019

Subdividing Your Land? Here’s What You Need To...

For the modern investor, considering different investment strategies will often end up ...
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Jun 03, 2019

5 Ways To Save When Building Your Dream Home

Affordability is at the forefront of every homebuyer’s agenda. The perfect build will c...
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May 30, 2019

A Fresh Start: Perks of a Knockdown Rebuild Project

A home makeover doesn’t require purchasing a brand-new house away from your neighbourho...
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May 29, 2019

Choosing A Builder? Here Are 6 Questions You Shouldn...

Deciding to build new signifies the start of an exciting process! You’ve probably done ...
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Builders

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May 29, 2019

Choosing A Builder? Here Are 6 Questions You Shouldn...

Deciding to build new signifies the start of an exciting process! You’ve probably done ...
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May 20, 2019

What is a ‘Builders Warranty’ and How Do...

Every state has a different names for builders warranty insurance: home indemnity insur...
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Mar 27, 2019

Choose a builder that is right for you

When building a new house, choosing the right builder is one of the most important deci...
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Feb 27, 2019

Builder Profile: Fairhaven Homes

Fairhaven has proudly been building quality homes for over a decade, celebrating their ...
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Jan 31, 2019

5 Things to Remember When Paying Your Builder

You've done your research on the right builder for you, and seen through your project, ...
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Nov 12, 2018

Licence Lending: What is it and what are the risks?

To avoid civil law issues, members of Master Builders must exercise caution when it com...
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Nov 12, 2018

Why a Building Surveyor is Essential to Your Project

A commonly overlooked element for owners of new domestic building projects is the appoi...
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Sep 25, 2018

Are you ready for a custom home building project?

Are you thinking of embarking on a custom home building project? Throughout the process...
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Dual occupancy

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Jun 17, 2019

Subdividing Your Land? Here’s What You Need To...

For the modern investor, considering different investment strategies will often end up ...
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May 01, 2019

Two For One: Investing in Dual Occupancy Homes

Dual Occupancy Homes or better known as ‘dual occ’ are becoming increasingly popular wi...
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Feb 06, 2019

What are the Benefits of a Dual Occupancy Home?

Dual occupancy homes, characterised by two strata dwellings on a single block, are high...
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Jul 13, 2018

Your Guide To Building Dual Occupancy Designs

While it's likely not going to be your dream multi-million dollar home, dual occ design...
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Oct 06, 2017

Why Should You Consider Dual Occupancy Homes?

Dual Occupancy Homes are an important topic at the moment, especially in NSW where rule...
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Feb 13, 2017

Choosing Dual Occupancy for Your New House Build

Building a dual occupancy property has advantages for people at all stages of the real ...
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Feb 01, 2017

Dual Occupancy: Understand the Basics

So what is a dual occupancy home design? Let’s cover off on the basics first. A dual oc...
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House and land

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House and Land Package, A Dynamic Duo and a Great In...

When considering an investment property, there are a number of key features to take not...
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May 10, 2019

Emphasizing The Importance of Land Surveying

While land surveying may not be one of the most glamorous parts of buying property, it ...
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May 07, 2019

The Lowdown on What to Ask When Buying a House and L...

The process of purchasing a house and land package can be daunting, especially with so ...
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Apr 04, 2019

How to find the best location to build your new home

We have all heard the cliche saying before… it’s all about location, location, location...
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Dec 13, 2018

Predictions and trends for the 2019 year across the ...

In what was a dynamic year for the Australian property market, we saw fluctuations in a...
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Jul 26, 2018

Should You Build a New Home from Scratch or Purchase...

When you start looking to build a new home, there is one vital decision every buyer mus...
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Jul 16, 2018

How Long Does it Take to Build a New House and Land ...

The home building process can vary slightly from build to build. House construction sta...
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How to build

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May 24, 2019

How Long Does It Take To Build A House?

You may be asking yourself, how long does it take to build a house? The uncertainty of ...
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May 22, 2019

Building A New House? Consider These Optional Extra&...

Some people look upon optional extras when building a new house as ways to up the base ...
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May 22, 2019

To Buy or to Build A Home: What’s the Better Option?

One of the very first decisions every home-buyer needs to make is whether to buy an exi...
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May 20, 2019

How Big Should your Dream House Be?

We undeniably live in a world where the modern credo is ‘the bigger the better!’ But, i...
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May 10, 2019

Working All The Angles: Tips For Sloping Block House...

Character, style, distinction and impossible panoramic views - the advantages of a slop...
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May 02, 2019

Pre-Purchase Building Inspection, a Prerequisite

The excitement of acquiring property can overshadow the importance of ensuring a buildi...
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Dec 12, 2018

6 Instagram Accounts to Follow for Design Inspiration

Whether you’re building, buying or renting your home, making it your own is one of the ...
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Dec 03, 2018

Subdividing a Property: the Pros and Cons

Buying your first home can be difficult with saving a deposit, finding the right home a...
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Knockdown rebuild

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May 30, 2019

A Fresh Start: Perks of a Knockdown Rebuild Project

A home makeover doesn’t require purchasing a brand-new house away from your neighbourho...
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Mar 14, 2019

What to expect from your knockdown rebuild project

You might love where you live - a peaceful suburb with trees lined down the street, eas...
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Oct 04, 2018

Should You Consider a Knockdown Rebuild Project?

If you're well settled in your location, but feeling like a home overhaul, then a total...
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Jul 18, 2018

New Build vs Old House | Which Should You Invest In

Investing in a new home comes as a fantastic opportunity for would-be property investor...
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Jan 08, 2018

No Land for Sale Near You? Here’s how to Finance a K...

Finding vacant land for sale in Melbourne is near impossible. And if you have your hear...
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May 05, 2016

Knockdown Rebuild: What are the steps?

If you are happy with the area you live in, but your house no longer suits your needs o...
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Site costs

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Jun 03, 2019

5 Ways To Save When Building Your Dream Home

Affordability is at the forefront of every homebuyer’s agenda. The perfect build will c...
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Feb 21, 2019

Keep Building Costs Down with this Simple Guide

Building and designing your dream home can be a fun and rewarding experience. And fortu...
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Feb 12, 2019

What Does it Cost to Build a Home? How can I Prepare...

The cost to build a home can be extremely complicated with individuals often having to ...
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Apr 01, 2018

Don’t Forget These 4 Building Costs For Your N...

Designing then building your own home is a dream come true for many around Australia. D...
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May 17, 2017

7 Most Common Hidden Costs of Building Your Own Hous...

How much does it cost to construct a new home in Australia? The figures will greatly de...
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Apr 05, 2017

A Closer Look at Home Site Costs: 5 Determining Fact...

Homesite costs are something that stumps a lot of people who are in the process of buil...
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