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Sojn
8 April 2014
5044
Apr 08, 2014 9:36 am
Anyone recently used New Home Inspections? I am thinking of getting independent inspections done at Frame stage, pre plaster and pre handover. They cost about $500 each but people on this forum have generally spoken highly of them. Anyone with any recent experience with them? Hi Nelson 46 Boxhill, ...
Hi Nelson 46 Boxhill, We had our Final Inspection yesterday had New Home inspection to do the Independant inspection. V...
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Sojn
23 February 2014
4877
Feb 23, 2014 4:03 pm
Can I know what color do you choose? which house are you building and where is the display house? I looks like they may have put the wrong color. All Carlisle display house that I visit use warm white as their lights color. In this case, the display house wall if it effected by the warm white light...
Thank you Bakso, We chose the wall colour from the Barwon (double story) display at Ambrosia. We are building the Indai...
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Sojn
21 February 2014
4865
Feb 21, 2014 7:38 am
Can I know what color do you choose? which house are you building and where is the display house? I looks like they may have put the wrong color. All Carlisle display house that I visit use warm white as their lights color. In this case, the display house wall if it effected by the warm white lights...
Can I know what color do you choose? which house are you building and where is the display house? I looks like they may ...
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Sojn
20 February 2014
4858
Feb 20, 2014 6:56 pm
Hi All, Our house is at lockup stage now. We picked our wall colour from a Carlisle display house. The painters have done two coats now & it does not look anything like the display!!!!! Thank you.... What did the display look like and what does your walls look like? Hi Viking1945, The display w...
What did the display look like and what does your walls look like? Hi Viking1945, The display wall colour is much light...
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Sojn
20 February 2014
4856
Feb 20, 2014 5:36 pm
Hi All, Our house is at lockup stage now. We picked our wall colour from a Carlisle display house. The painters have done two coats now & it does not look anything like the display!!!!! Our SS says that it's because of the lighting to the house. Has anyone else experienced anything like this. We...
Hi All, Our house is at lockup stage now. We picked our wall colour from a Carlisle display house. The painters have don...
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Sojn
17 February 2014
4847
Feb 17, 2014 6:04 pm
Hi Everyone, Need some advice...we are almost at lockup stage. We have not heard from our CLE since construction began. Met The SS only once when he took us to inspect the house. (after numorouse text messages requasting for an inspection) Should we be concerned? Hi Sojn, We just finished our frame...
Hi Sojn, We just finished our frame last week. our CLE contacted us once since the construction starter to see how we a...
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Sojn
15 February 2014
2
Feb 15, 2014 8:01 am
Hi GordonSmith, The lady at Ambrosia is really good. Her name is Deb....
Hi GordonSmith, The lady at Ambrosia is really good. Her name is Deb....
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Sojn
14 February 2014
4822
Feb 14, 2014 7:49 am
Hi Everyone, Need some advice...we are almost at lockup stage. We have not heard from our CLE since construction began. Met The SS only once when he took us to inspect the house. (after numorouse text messages requasting for an inspection) Should we be concerned? Sojn When we signed contracts last ...
Sojn When we signed contracts last week we were told we would definitely receive weekly updates from the SS. We will be...
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Sojn
12 February 2014
4819
Feb 12, 2014 9:46 pm
Hi Everyone, Need some advice...we are almost at lockup stage. We have not heard from our CLE since construction began. Met The SS only once when he took us to inspect the house. (after numorouse text messages requasting for an inspection) Should we be concerned? Once construction starts your CLE w...
Once construction starts your CLE will only contact you for clarifications, etc - if the CLE doesn't need any clarifica...
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Sojn
12 February 2014
4817
Feb 12, 2014 7:26 pm
Hi Everyone, Need some advice...we are almost at lockup stage. We have not heard from our CLE since construction began. Met The SS only once when he took us to inspect the house. (after numorouse text messages requasting for an inspection) Should we be concerned?
Hi Everyone, Need some advice...we are almost at lockup stage. We have not heard from our CLE since construction began. ...
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Sojn
3 February 2014
4769
Feb 03, 2014 9:29 pm
Thank you Sojn, we have conditional approval from the bank they just want a fixed price contract prior to an unconditional approval blah blah blah!! We (my hubby & son) are living with my parents have been since November and its driving me a little insane at times so hoping we can move along. Ou...
Thank you Sojn, we have conditional approval from the bank they just want a fixed price contract prior to an uncondition...
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Sojn
3 February 2014
4768
Feb 03, 2014 9:24 pm
Hi All, For those who are currently building or have gone through the contract stage, what were roughly the time frames from Tender to Contract and Contract to Permits approved ?? We have tender on Thursday and im hoping these no huge delay as we are keen to get started now Hi Dakota30, Our contrac...
Hi Dakota30, Our contract appointment was 4 weeks after the Tender appointment. The site start was 6weeks after the con...
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Sojn
3 February 2014
4761
Feb 03, 2014 3:11 pm
Hi All, For those who are currently building or have gone through the contract stage, what were roughly the time frames from Tender to Contract and Contract to Permits approved ?? We have tender on Thursday and im hoping these no huge delay as we are keen to get started now Hi Dakota30, Our contrac...
Hi Dakota30, Our contract appointment was 4 weeks after the Tender appointment. The site start was 6weeks after the con...
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Sojn
28 January 2014
4705
Jan 28, 2014 10:27 pm
Mine is a week apart. Thanks. My project is getting weirder by the minute. Can you all believe I actually put my deposit down end of Sep!!!??? However, our site start is in Aug. It was 2weeks apart!
Thanks. My project is getting weirder by the minute. Can you all believe I actually put my deposit down end of Sep!!!??...
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Sojn
28 January 2014
4699
Jan 28, 2014 8:05 pm
Hi Everyone, When are contruction drawings done including siting? Is it done by Colour Selection or by Tender? Hi, the drawings are done at Tender. The final drawings are done after the contract!
Hi, the drawings are done at Tender. The final drawings are done after the contract!
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Sojn
27 January 2014
4692
Jan 27, 2014 10:45 pm
We were charged around $3000 as labour cost! (35 Sq house)[/quote] Thanka for that. Is this for all the living areas excluding the carpet areas?[/quote] Hi Sojn, Is this for the double storey 35sq or single? Thanks.[/quote] Hi Alexvi05, It's a single story 35sq. The 600*600 tile that we chose is a p...
We were charged around $3000 as labour cost! (35 Sq house) Thanka for that. Is this for all the living areas excluding t...
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Sojn
26 January 2014
4682
Jan 26, 2014 11:52 pm
Also has anyone upgraded to 600x600 floor tiles? do you have the labour cost estimare We were charged around $3000 as labour cost! (35 Sq house)
We were charged around $3000 as labour cost! (35 Sq house)
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Sojn
23 October 2013
4286
Oct 23, 2013 7:02 am
Hi everyone! Our house was significantly undervalued by the bank(30k) has anyone experienced this & if so could you pls advice. We are building in Cranbourne North. Thank you
Hi everyone! Our house was significantly undervalued by the bank(30k) has anyone experienced this if so could you pls ad...
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Sojn
12 October 2013
5
Oct 12, 2013 2:17 pm
We are building the Indiana 33, also in Tarneit. Would be great to hear how you are all getting on? Congratulations!!!! We signed our contract for The Indiana 35 last week. It has been a really positive experience with Carlisle up to now. We are clarifying few Post Contract Variations with our CLE ...
Congratulations!!!! We signed our contract for The Indiana 35 last week. It has been a really positive experience with ...
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Sojn
6 October 2013
4216
Oct 06, 2013 8:29 pm
Received our Contract docs yesterday. There are few minor errors. We are thinking of adding extra cupboards in the Laundry. Does any one know whether we can do this at the contract appointment or is it too late..... Can only speculate, but I believe it would depend if they need to do much change to...
Can only speculate, but I believe it would depend if they need to do much change to the structure (most likely not for ...
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