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Eliston Estate - Clyde, Melbourne

Eliston Estate - Clyde, Melbourne
VIC
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Settlement has been confirmed for the 28th of June. So can't wait for next week to come round. Then the builder can finally do their soil and survey test and get this…

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firsttime_homies1401
Jun 23, 2017 11:45 am
firsttime_homies1401

Building with Simonds in Adelaide

Building with Simonds in Adelaide
SA
1 ... 55, 56, 57

Good size yard you might need a bigger wheelbarrow love the pink tho ;)

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buildingnanna
Jun 23, 2017 10:27 am
buildingnanna
dulie
dulie
22 June

My Metricon Phoenix in Melbourne

My Metricon Phoenix in Melbourne
VIC
1 ... 28, 29, 30

Looking good Jason! I can't wait to furnish our house more, seems more satisfying, cause you can see the results asap with 6 months of paper work lol.

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dulie
Jun 22, 2017 10:19 pm
dulie
tngo
tngo
22 June

Building single storey Clarendon Kiet 25 in Brisbane

Building single storey Clarendon Kiet 25 in Brisbane
QLD

Thanks @Bridgewitch, took me 11 times edit to learn that I should not resize the pics and not enter description in the Pictures while editting, thanks to my husband who…

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tngo
Jun 22, 2017 10:05 pm

Our New Home in Gippsland - almost complete

Our New Home in Gippsland - almost complete
VIC
1 ... 18, 19, 20

How is it all going! what did the builder do about the garage door? The house looks great and what a nice view to wake up too :)

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Princesssarrah06
Jun 22, 2017 9:58 pm
asha27
asha27
22 June

Simonds Hudson Bendigo

Simonds Hudson Bendigo
VIC
1 ... 4, 5, 6

Thanks! Our chopping board thing is broken so that's a shame. Will be a big weekend of moving I'm sure!

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asha27
Jun 22, 2017 9:49 pm
asha27
Adelaide88
Adelaide88
22 June

Distinctive Homes Adelaide

Distinctive Homes Adelaide
SA

Anyone built with distincitve homes in adelaide? After some reviews as there isnt much online : )

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Adelaide88
Jun 22, 2017 9:20 pm

Our Block Of Land Is Being Destroyed, what to do?

Our Block Of Land Is Being Destroyed, what to do?

UPDATE: We found someone to remove all the rubbish for a hefty price, but we never received an invoice and it's been two months. Yay for us :) Guess he was paying it…

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2017istheyear
Jun 22, 2017 7:26 pm
Silver75
Silver75
22 June

Henley Electra 2016/2017 build

Henley Electra 2016/2017 build
VIC
1 ... 4, 5, 6

😕 hope they are able to resolve all of them for you promptly. Will be keen to hear how you go. Good luck.

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Silver75
Jun 22, 2017 7:16 pm
Silver75
NicMac03
NicMac03
22 June

First home, Coral Homes, Santorini 25mkII

First home, Coral Homes, Santorini 25mkII
QLD
1 ... 6, 7, 8

Looking like a house now!!! Will be a fabulous home. Corner stackers are great :)

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NicMac03
Jun 22, 2017 7:12 pm

Fairmont Homes - Flagstaff Hill SA

Fairmont Homes - Flagstaff Hill SA
SA
1, 2

It'll start moving fast now great to see a slab down

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Marshall5858
Jun 22, 2017 6:59 pm
Ezza78
Ezza78
22 June

My Arden Home Bespoke - 46 - Melbourne

My Arden Home Bespoke - 46 - Melbourne
VIC

Yes was the thinking the same thing? How's it going?

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Ezza78
Jun 22, 2017 6:02 pm
spal
spal
22 June

Building with bellriver at riverstone

Building with bellriver at riverstone
NSW

Anyone building with bellriver at riverstone

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spal
Jun 22, 2017 5:58 pm
scubabe
scubabe
22 June

Building a new home in Springfield Rise

Building a new home in Springfield Rise
QLD

Hi Imran, I had a few allowances like that on my contract too, for piering and retaining in case land survey came back needing anything. It didn't, so it will be removed…

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scubabe
Jun 22, 2017 5:58 pm
scubabe
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Ezza78
Jun 22, 2017 5:15 pm

Building Mainvue Emporio ER430 Ultima

Building Mainvue Emporio ER430 Ultima
VIC
1, 2, 3, 4

We are building same as yours even similar facade in SE Melbourne

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bhutani.sumit
Jun 22, 2017 5:00 pm

Henley Electra 2017/2018 build

Henley Electra 2017/2018 build
VIC

we are building with Henley in Clyde North ( Meridian). I agree with you on doing flooring externally which will cost less with better quality. We have Henley reserve so…

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bhutani.sumit
Jun 22, 2017 4:36 pm
Renman
Renman
22 June

Metricon Lincoln 32 in Adelaide

Metricon Lincoln 32 in Adelaide
SA
1, 2, 3

Your for the Raft slab too. Looks impressive indeed My KDR Metricon Hampshire - Liberty - 45 viewtopic.php?t=86114

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Renman
Jun 22, 2017 4:23 pm
Renman
StephLee
StephLee
22 June

Coral Capri 25- Week 6: Lining Stage

Coral Capri 25- Week 6: Lining Stage
QLD
1 ... 36, 37, 38

We are also in RSX in the new release registering in July :) Wondering how much it was to upgrade your kitchen sink, tap and free standing bath? We have colours in a few…

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StephLee
Jun 22, 2017 1:27 pm
StephLee

A vue of the pines on the Gold Coast

A vue of the pines on the Gold Coast
QLD
1 ... 10, 11, 12

Thanks jmart. It hasn't been fun at all - I just hope the whole build process isn't going to be this way! - B A vue of the pines on the Gold…

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Bridgetwitch
Jun 22, 2017 1:25 pm
Bridgetwitch

Render is almost done :) tiler started yesterday. Eaves were done last week and stone tops in. Got our letter last week saying pci should be in 8wks. It feels so close now!

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Hollywolly
Jun 22, 2017 1:04 pm
hazza80
hazza80
22 June

GJ Gardner - Mandalay 298 - QLD

GJ Gardner - Mandalay 298 - QLD
QLD
1 ... 17, 18, 19

It's a sand filter.... our wash out is to the rear of the property. Not sure why it wasn't connected to storm water but it wasn't. We have bush reserve so it's not a big…

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hazza80
Jun 22, 2017 1:04 pm
hazza80
007
007
22 June

Building with Hudson Homes

Building with Hudson Homes
NSW
1 ... 16, 17, 18

Thanks for the replies, we are still waiting on the tender to come back hopefully next week.

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007
Jun 22, 2017 12:52 pm
Ezza78
Ezza78
22 June

Arden - Votivo 43

Arden - Votivo 43
VIC
1, 2

The view of my street in the burbs didn't justify a balcony! Ha ha

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Ezza78
Jun 22, 2017 12:47 pm
SGn3lly
SGn3lly
22 June

Provincial Homes

Provincial Homes
NSW
1 ... 24, 25, 26

Questioned Provincial about paying for light switches and turns out that there was a mistake with Clipsal. If you find questionable charges, make sure you get on top of…

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SGn3lly
Jun 22, 2017 11:42 am
SGn3lly
DNZB
DNZB
22 June

Anyone building with Homebuyers Centre in VICTORIA?

Anyone building with Homebuyers Centre in VICTORIA?
VIC
1 ... 242, 243, 244

Hi Atherbogan - we are building with HBC (land has just titled finally) and have been recommended Darbecca to use as an independent inspector for some piece of mind. Can…

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DNZB
Jun 22, 2017 11:18 am
StephLee
StephLee
22 June

Rates & Insurance while building

Rates & Insurance while building
VIC

I'm sure rates are full normal rates because you own the land and your builder should have full insurance during the construction but check with them!

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StephLee
Jun 22, 2017 11:17 am
StephLee
Spronkly
Spronkly
22 June

Build a new home from Mcdonald Jones Homes

Build a new home from Mcdonald Jones Homes
NSW

There is a more extensive thread for McDonald Jones build. It's great for getting information from other customers who are deciding to build, currently building or have…

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Spronkly
Jun 22, 2017 9:22 am

We have waited for this day to arrive for so long. We are building at Karalee. Very excited to start seeing progress. Can't wait now for some frames…

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kandgat
Jun 21, 2017 10:41 pm
vuster
vuster
21 June

My Metricon Bordeaux 56 build

My Metricon Bordeaux 56 build
VIC
1 ... 39, 40, 41

Thanks Mt. view, no I didn't get the wifi add on remote. I don't' think i'll be using the heater that often to justify it.

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vuster
Jun 21, 2017 10:29 pm
vuster
Jordann
Jordann
21 June

Building at QVC in Edmondson Park

Building at QVC in Edmondson Park
NSW

Mine took around 2-3 days.. But probably different for each bank and time.

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Jordann
Jun 21, 2017 9:50 pm
Jordann
snapey
snapey
21 June

Carlisle Homes - Easy Living Tennyson 25

Carlisle Homes - Easy Living Tennyson 25
VIC

We are still waiting for our land to title. Has been pushed back but expected to settle by December. We added a lot of doors into our plan too. Plus extra tiles in the…

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snapey
Jun 21, 2017 9:33 pm
snapey
Kopite74
Kopite74
21 June

Exterior Colour selection (greys)

Exterior Colour selection (greys)
NSW

http://www.colourtouch.com.au/ This site is helpful, may not be perfect but is good to give you an idea of final look.

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Kopite74
Jun 21, 2017 8:59 pm
whitefresh
whitefresh
21 June

Our Henley Amalfi 27/530

Our Henley Amalfi 27/530
VIC

Thanks, yes it wasn't easy giving up on the Glenaire but we didn't have any other option

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whitefresh
Jun 21, 2017 8:29 pm
whitefresh
mrsdoe
mrsdoe
21 June

Express Two Storey (Ventura Group) build in Hocking, WA

Express Two Storey (Ventura Group) build in Hocking, WA
WA
1, 2, 3, 4, 5

Thanks guys it was a big relief! Follow our build with Express Two Storey (Ventura Group): http://tinyurl.com/jlykgph

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mrsdoe
Jun 21, 2017 6:38 pm
mrsdoe
BrisJay
BrisJay
21 June

Draftsman & builder tender vs Project builders

Draftsman & builder tender vs Project builders

Both are for investment. The project builders all seem determined to make their money one way or another. Like I said, the changes at my last consult was to extend the…

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BrisJay
Jun 21, 2017 4:54 pm

Coral Homes - Marcoola 30 Mod

Coral Homes - Marcoola 30 Mod
QLD
1 ... 4, 5, 6

Hey, is the handover pushing through tomorrow?

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bouncingberry
Jun 21, 2017 4:12 pm
dougang287
dougang287
21 June

Our Daydream in Mundoolun

Our Daydream in Mundoolun
QLD
1 ... 14, 15, 16

It's so amazing to see in real life not just a swatch thanks

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dougang287
Jun 21, 2017 3:09 pm
murali2opp
murali2opp
21 June

Building at Willowdale

Building at Willowdale
NSW
1 ... 148, 149, 150

Hi Everyone, I signed a contract for Avena two bed room townhouse in stage 5B2, almost a year ago. When I signed the contract I was told the…

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murali2opp
Jun 21, 2017 12:00 pm
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MR.india
Jun 21, 2017 11:16 am
hiren.raj
hiren.raj
21 June

Who's Bought Land - Akora Box Hill

Who's Bought Land - Akora Box Hill
NSW

Hi Everyone, I've bough lot 80 in Akora last month and requested to join fbgroup. I am building with MDJ homes Hamilton 5 with extended design. Would love to know if…

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hiren.raj
Jun 21, 2017 10:43 am

Building a Noosa 26 with Coral Homes

Building a Noosa 26 with Coral Homes
NSW
1 ... 31, 32, 33

Love everything... totally jealous! - B A vue of the pines on the Gold Coast forum.homeone.com.au/viewtopic.php?f=31&t=87210

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Bridgetwitch
Jun 21, 2017 10:32 am
Bridgetwitch
spitfire
spitfire
21 June

Greenvale Heritage Views

Greenvale Heritage Views
VIC
1 ... 9, 10, 11

Hi Guys, I believe the hold up of stage2 was most likely due to the finance. Now that the stage1 is settled they should steam ahead. Re: I am planning to start with in…

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spitfire
Jun 21, 2017 8:29 am
Ezza78
Ezza78
21 June

KNock Down Rebuild

KNock Down Rebuild

All depends on what they allocate to begin with and how transparent they are. Our first builder misled us and we had P soil type so costs went up $27k! They won't even…

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Ezza78
Jun 21, 2017 7:54 am
Cellaraso
Cellaraso
21 June

Woodlea Stage 19 Henley site cost

Woodlea Stage 19 Henley site cost
VIC

Settlement was on Friday so we are hoping to start building by December.

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Cellaraso
Jun 21, 2017 6:47 am

First Build HGWA

First Build HGWA
WA
1, 2, 3, 4

That is going to me too, with a different playlist blasting in every room in the house

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Madora Dreamer
Jun 21, 2017 1:00 am
Madora Dreamer

Building with mojo homes

Building with mojo homes
NSW
1, 2

That's good progress! iPhone app says clear weather for the next 10 days so you may have Hebel completed within a couple of weeks if no shortage of trades. We had a…

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Nabrolkellyville
Jun 20, 2017 10:28 pm
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jasonwg
Jun 20, 2017 10:09 pm
jasonwg


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