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  • What is a Rear Strata Home?
    A rear strata home is built on the back half of a subdivided block, accessible through a narrow road or driveway. When choosing your home design, you need to be aware that not every floor plan can fit on every block, some need to be a specific shape. Building on a rear strata block, sometimes referred to as house-behind-house, or battle-axe blocks due to their shape, requires a certain shaped house. These homes are typically L-shaped or triangular, to accommodate...
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    What is a House & Land Package?
    Are you looking to get started on your first home but are not sure where to start or what you should be looking for? One of the easiest ways to get into your own home is by choosing a house and land package, an option that takes away all of the hard work.   Did you know that you can get your home and land at the same time? House and land packages mean that you can purchase your land...
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  • Benefits Of Building A Narrow Lot Home Design In Perth
    In recent years there has been an increase in the availability of narrow lots in Perth, and it is easy to see why they have become so popular. Here are the key benefits of building a narrow lot home design in Perth:   1. Affordability Narrow lots tend to be more affordable, which means your mortgage repayments will be smaller and more manageable. Being smart with your budget is key when building your first home, but you can still have...
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  • There are many benefits of a low deposit home loan
    Benefits of a Low Deposit Home Loan
    Single parents One of the first steps towards building your own home is working out finance. You need to find out how much you can borrow. And what loan is right for you. There are a lot of lenders and loans out there and buying a new home in Perth is one of the biggest investments you could make. We’re here to help you make the right choice! One misconception that people often have is that if you don’t have...
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    Top 5 Growing Suburbs for First Home Buyers in Perth
    Looking for the right place to put down some roots in a home of your own? Maybe you’re keeping an eye on the median house price in a handful of suburbs? Singles, couples and young families face a huge choice of where to build their new home. We’ve done the property market research and found 5 of the best suburbs in Perth for first home buyers.   Upper Swan is a fast developing suburb primed for expansion. The area is...
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  • How to Future Proof Your Floor Plan Design
    Building a new home is a big undertaking, and you want the finished home to be able to grow with you and your family. You need to choose a house design that has the ability to accommodate your family and their changing lifestyle for years to come. The following are some simple tips to help you future proof your floor plan design. The more bedrooms the better Even if you only need 3 bedrooms at the moment, if your budget...
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  • Building a New Home
    Start to Finish: What to expect on your building journey
    Building a new home is a big undertaking and there are many steps to the process. There’s a lot to understand. There’s also a lot to look forward to if you’re ready to start your first home building journey! Below is a simplified 6 step process of milestones you’ll come across during the building process. Stage One – Finance The very first stage of building your first home is working out your finances, and finding out a budget that suits...
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  • Top 5 Beachside Suburbs
    Top 5 beachside suburbs for first home buyers
    The Living close to the beach is a dream for many people, especially those living in Australia. There is a misconception that living in a beachside suburb is out of reach for first home buyers, but the fact is that it is totally doable. If you’re looking to leave your rental and start living that beachy lifestyle then check out the top 5 beachside suburbs for your first home opportunity.   NORTH OF THE RIVER   Alkimos The coastal suburb...
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  • Take A Tour Of The Memphis – Our Largest Display Home
     If you are wanting to build your dream home, then visiting our Memphis display home should be your first step. The Memphis is our biggest display home, and it has some amazing features. If you’re looking for the extra space that this 289m2 design offers, then visit the Memphis display home today.   First Impressions Arriving at the Memphis display, the stunning front elevation definitely gives this home the wow factor. With its stylish feature brick and wraparound window, this...
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  • 6 Steps To Choosing The Perfect Floor Plan
    Choosing the floor plan for your new home can be both daunting and exciting. As you start looking at different options, it is important to consider how your family will use the space. A well designed home will suit your lifestyle now, and also into the future. This comprehensive list of suggestions and tips will help you find the perfect floor plan for your lifestyle and family.   Ensure you have room to grow It may sound obvious but you...
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  • Want to build your first home? Here’s how to get started
    Deciding to build your own home is a big step, and it can definitely be a bit overwhelming. Where do you start? It is something you do not want to rush into. Take your time in the planning phase will ensure the building stages run a lot more smoothly.   Sort out the financial side first Understanding what finance options are available can better help you understand the builders in your price range and the commitments needed moving forward. There...
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  • What are the benefits of building vs buying an established home? 
    Building vs Buying is the first decision you need to make when you start the journey to owning your own home. Deciding which option is best for you can be tricky and fraught with indecision. Buying a pre-established home is an option, but there are quite a few reasons why building your new home is the better choice. Some of these are listed below:   Start fresh Building your own home allows you to customise your floor plan for your...
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