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KDR - Rawson Chifley 42 mark ii in Newcastle.

KDR - Rawson Chifley 42 mark ii in Newcastle.
NSW
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Some serious stress relief to see it moving ahead. 😁🍺🍺🥂🥂

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Salfield
Aug 17, 2018 9:38 pm
AIB
AIB
Yesterday

Rawson Homes - General Thread

Rawson Homes - General Thread
NSW
1 ... 28, 29, 30

Hi NDDreamhome I haven't book my pre-gyprock appointment in as it slow down a lot since new SS got onboard. Recently they only got half house washed in 2 weeks. I have…

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AIB
Aug 16, 2018 9:45 pm

Update photo of the house front. Things seem to be moving along nicely now.

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philbert83
Aug 16, 2018 8:57 pm
splendid_12
splendid_12
16 August

Lucere estate at Leppington

Lucere estate at Leppington
NSW
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Thanks Adiba, anyone else near completion ??

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splendid_12
Aug 16, 2018 2:48 pm

Should have added this in the last post

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CG Scardycat
Aug 06, 2018 3:10 pm
Traben
Traben
3 August

Issues with Building with Rawson

Issues with Building with Rawson
NSW
1, 2, 3

Be warned, despite their admittedly great designs and professional sale staff, the quality of their construction work is terrible. Our house was handed over with a long…

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Traben
Aug 03, 2018 1:19 pm
Salfield
Salfield
17 July

Rawson Balmoral 34 MK1

Rawson Balmoral 34 MK1
NSW

All good mate, glad to help. If you need anymore advice more than happy to help with what happened to us. Yeah I loved the Chifley as soon as I walked in with void in the…

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Salfield
Jul 17, 2018 9:29 pm
Stargazers
Stargazers
14 July

Rawson Homes standard bricks & cladding

Rawson Homes standard bricks & cladding
NSW

Hi luxbuild, Prior to tender we asked for the as displayed upgrade pricelists for each of the displays we liked. This allowed us to get a good idea of what the likely…

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Stargazers
Jul 14, 2018 2:29 am
DR-JEKL
DR-JEKL
4 July

Rawson Balmoral 38,

Rawson Balmoral 38,

We're also looking to build the Balmoral 38 (MK1) in Newcastle NSW and would be very interested in your build details/issues. We've just done the exterior selection and…

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DR-JEKL
Jul 04, 2018 12:29 pm
Salfield
Salfield
3 July

First home help - Rawson homes - NewPark, Marsden park - nsw

First home help - Rawson homes - NewPark, Marsden park - nsw
NSW

Yes mate, it’s the better option I think. We also went with a colorbond roof so tiles weren’t an issue for us. Just remember though, like everything else, some bricks…

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Salfield
Jul 03, 2018 10:21 am

KDR Rawson Windermere 32 with 2 Bed Granny

KDR Rawson Windermere 32 with 2 Bed Granny
NSW
1, 2

im hanging for more photos, they help me get through my working day, post some more :lol:

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Flint1080p
Jun 08, 2018 9:51 am
gillybean
gillybean
5 June

Brick Blending Issues on Front Facade - Any advice???

Brick Blending Issues on Front Facade - Any advice???
NSW

I didn’t look at the original photos of brick work, I can’t even see what the issue is even after it’s pointed out, so I guess that’s a great result, bricks look mint! 😊

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gillybean
Jun 05, 2018 2:57 pm
gillybean

24/5/18 A new addition to the house...settled for an upright acoustic piano instead. 24/4/18 Turned on all the lights in the house for a quick visit by property agent…

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CalvinHobbes
May 28, 2018 8:55 pm
CalvinHobbes

Quality of Package Homes

Quality of Package Homes
NSW

This is in Victoria not NSW so environment and regulation is different.

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kirashogun
May 26, 2018 2:33 pm

Rawson Homes - Balmoral 34 MK1 St George Area NSW

Rawson Homes - Balmoral 34 MK1 St George Area NSW
NSW
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Hi Fee, Did you have any issues with your sliding door in the downstairs theatre? CDC is asking us to add a window before they’ll approve our plans.

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Madbalr24
May 09, 2018 5:14 pm
Salfield
Salfield
16 March

KDR - Rawson Edge 39 - Ryde - Completed Sept 2016

KDR - Rawson Edge 39 - Ryde - Completed Sept 2016
NSW
1, 2, 3

Hi mate. No building a Chifley 42 mkii. Wow 10k. So that was installed? We were at the Chifley display today and asked when we would need to do the fireplace. They…

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Salfield
Mar 16, 2018 6:11 pm
batabatuta
batabatuta
13 March

Kingston 33 build with Rawson - Southwest Sydney

Kingston 33 build with Rawson - Southwest Sydney
NSW

Thanks Jen! We initially went for a darker brick, austral - asphalt. But after weeks of thinking and looking at houses with that Brick We changed our mind to Simmental.…

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batabatuta
Mar 13, 2018 5:41 am
nylaaa
nylaaa
25 February

Rawson Homes charges too much on provsional allowance

Rawson Homes charges too much on provsional allowance
NSW

We were advised $30k for rock excavation but were assured that we would only pay for what was charged to rawson + 20% builders margin. Now we're about to start our build…

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nylaaa
Feb 25, 2018 8:33 pm
nylaaa
Jayman1
Jayman1
1 February

Anyone building with Rawson Home at Willowdale Denham Court

Anyone building with Rawson Home at Willowdale Denham Court
NSW
1, 2

Hi Waza, nice to see you are building with Rawson Home at Willowdale estate - our build experience with Rawson somewhat good and bad, but overall we are happy with the…

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Jayman1
Feb 01, 2018 2:45 pm
cat_dunc
cat_dunc
29 August 2017

KDR Rawson Benham in Sydney

KDR Rawson Benham in Sydney
NSW
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Hows it going at your place?

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cat_dunc
Aug 29, 2017 9:38 pm
cat_dunc
VictoriaEve
VictoriaEve
27 August 2017

KDR Rawson Balmoral 38 MKI

KDR Rawson Balmoral 38 MKI
NSW
1, 2

I think the issue was we just let them do their thing and didn't chase them up enough so our job got moved to the bottom of the list. The main problem was with the…

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VictoriaEve
Aug 27, 2017 10:43 pm

willo06 Plan looks good. If you have to stick to this plan without changing too much. Personally for me I would swap bed 3 (the one opposite the…

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willo06
Jul 08, 2017 4:00 pm
twylamc
twylamc
30 May 2017

Building a Rawson Benham 30 in Sydney

Building a Rawson Benham 30 in Sydney
NSW
1, 2

Hi, Read somewhere that you have tiles that are 1200 x 600. Just wondering if you have photos to share please? We have bought those big tiles as well, yet to be laid in…

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twylamc
May 30, 2017 10:34 am
twylamc
StructuralBIMGuy
StructuralBIMGuy
23 May 2017

KDR - High Site Costs Reasonable?

KDR - High Site Costs Reasonable?
NSW

Ouch... They may have included an additional wealth location Cost/levy..I've see it creeping in on afew jobs these days Particularly with the way Sydney prices are…

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StructuralBIMGuy
May 23, 2017 2:22 pm
StructuralBIMGuy
joamoa
joamoa
28 April 2017

KDR With Rawson Homes - Balmoral 34 Mk1 - Majestic Facade

KDR With Rawson Homes - Balmoral 34 Mk1 - Majestic Facade
NSW
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We can only recommend our fencer but not our landscaper! Send me the fencers details please! I have called two of them And neither has responded!

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joamoa
Apr 28, 2017 10:35 pm
Micdeez
Micdeez
28 February 2017

Who's building the Rawson Huntley 30?

Who's building the Rawson Huntley 30?
NSW

Thanks alisonandrew, we have the same idea. Study at front but make it smaller for the bigger theatre room. We are getting a quote to extend the back family and…

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Micdeez
Feb 28, 2017 2:09 pm
AJW
AJW
15 January 2017

Mightily Modified Metford 33

Mightily Modified Metford 33
ACT
1 ... 9, 10, 11

Like the sign on the door. Maybe some of the feedback I provided about my experience (specifically about how all trades just walk in off a building site onto newly laid…

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AJW
Jan 15, 2017 6:49 pm
SMAD
SMAD
27 December 2016

Rawson Homes, Daikin A/C Zone set-up

Rawson Homes, Daikin A/C Zone set-up
NSW

You can retro fit this system and it costs about $700.00 will be fitting it to my Rawson build. I have already confirmed with Daikin that it wont impact the warranty and…

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SMAD
Dec 27, 2016 10:28 pm
SMAD
iverson_iii
iverson_iii
30 November 2016

Rawson Seaview 36: Practical Completion Date - 11/3/16 (Syd)

Rawson Seaview 36: Practical Completion Date - 11/3/16 (Syd)
NSW
1 ... 14, 15, 16

Thanks guys! Over the moon on all fronts but especially with the new edition to the family. Still so many projects to take on... alfresco and porch tiling, veggie patch,…

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iverson_iii
Nov 30, 2016 6:37 pm
iverson_iii
iverson_iii
29 November 2016

KDR with Rawson Homes - The Edge 39 - HANDOVER 26/9/16

KDR with Rawson Homes - The Edge 39 - HANDOVER 26/9/16
NSW
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That's great to know! Watering is key I guess and the more the better by the looks of it.

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iverson_iii
Nov 29, 2016 1:32 pm
Canberra_gal
Canberra_gal
22 October 2016

Knockdown/rebuild with Rawson - Metford33

Knockdown/rebuild with Rawson - Metford33
ACT
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M33M, how are you? Did bubs or house keys arrive? Which one first?

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Canberra_gal
Oct 21, 2016 11:38 pm
Canberra_gal
ddarroch
ddarroch
8 October 2016

Rawson KBR on the Lower North Shore

Rawson KBR on the Lower North Shore
NSW

Do a search, you'll find other Hebel threads on homeone. I think there may also be threads on whirlpool, & maybe ATA forums too.

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ddarroch
Oct 08, 2016 5:56 pm
ajayshekar
ajayshekar
21 September 2016

Build with Rawson Homes

Build with Rawson Homes
NSW
1 ... 14, 15, 16

Thanks for the update Mattblack. We have already decided not to go with Rawson for other reasons. Your feedback only make our decision easier. Sad to hear that you…

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ajayshekar
Sep 21, 2016 11:31 am
vinodiyer
vinodiyer
14 August 2016

Rawson Home Site Supervisors

Rawson Home Site Supervisors
NSW

Hi, We are considering building Windermere 35 with Rawson Homes at Box Hill in Sydney's North West. We are yet to have our tender presentation. I understand that its a…

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vinodiyer
Aug 14, 2016 2:30 pm
alisonandrew
alisonandrew
1 August 2016

Rawson Huntley (30) facade options

Rawson Huntley (30) facade options
NSW

Went and had a look at the Marsden park Huntley, its very different to the Ponds version.

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alisonandrew
Aug 01, 2016 9:05 am
alisonandrew
Canberra_gal
Canberra_gal
2 July 2016

Tender with Rawson Homes

Tender with Rawson Homes
NSW

Hi M33M, are you still building with Rawson?

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Canberra_gal
Jul 02, 2016 6:35 pm
Canberra_gal
BradS
BradS
14 June 2016

Building in Bingara Gorge

Building in Bingara Gorge
NSW
1 ... 41, 42, 43

You would be best off ringing the sales office for that as i believe the person responsible for the building and siting requirements changes every so often.

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BradS
Jun 14, 2016 7:21 pm
Ewing33
Ewing33
3 June 2016

Rawson Homes - Our dream home journey - Metford 28 Trend

Rawson Homes - Our dream home journey - Metford 28 Trend
NSW
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Can anybody tell me what constitutes " BUILDING WORKS " is it when they commence construction? or is it when they commence their required processes to build your home? ie,…

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Ewing33
Jun 03, 2016 11:43 am
Building4my3tots
Building4my3tots
29 May 2016

KDR Epping

KDR Epping
NSW

I love the Balmoral! we based our design around it too.

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Building4my3tots
May 29, 2016 11:52 pm
Building4my3tots
ciscoarc
ciscoarc
5 April 2016

Building with Rawson @The New Rouse Hill

Building with Rawson @The New Rouse Hill
NSW

Does anyone know how easy/hard it is to add another power socket in the master bedroom (for electrician of course)? Unbeliavably Rawson refuses to add another power…

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ciscoarc
Apr 05, 2016 7:59 pm
Evan668
Evan668
2 April 2016

Aurora 2 estate Alex ave Schofields

Aurora 2 estate Alex ave Schofields
NSW

Hi guys, I was looking for a topic regarding Aurora 2 Estate at Alex Avenue in Schofields. We have bought a House & Land Package with Macland investment Group and the…

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Evan668
Apr 02, 2016 11:49 am
Evan668
red15
red15
3 March 2016

Post-handover costs

Post-handover costs
NSW

Wow, that's great, I was expecting to be way over 10K for all those things, although I think we'll have some expensive landscaping costs because we need to add a retaining…

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red15
Mar 03, 2016 9:02 am
aalad
aalad
14 November 2015

Aurora Estate - Alex Avenue - Schofields

Aurora Estate - Alex Avenue - Schofields
NSW
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Hi Donna, Thanks for keeping us updated. Today we had a quick look at the estate. It is coming up very well. Ours will be a hiebel house. Not sure how it going look…

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aalad
Nov 14, 2015 9:38 pm
iverson_iii
iverson_iii
12 October 2015

Building seaview 31 RAWSON

Building seaview 31 RAWSON
NSW

Pongie, we got back about 1k or so. they had a provisional allowance of 1k for added piering, which wasn't used. Just locked back and we had almost 8-9k of added site…

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iverson_iii
Oct 12, 2015 4:31 pm
pinny
pinny
13 September 2015

Rawsons and pool builders?

Rawsons and pool builders?
NSW

Hi We built with rawson in Newcastle and have been in our house now for 14 months. We didn't do a house and land package but we did need to put our pool in before the…

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pinny
Sep 13, 2015 10:31 am
pinny
SheridanBenjamin
SheridanBenjamin
24 August 2015

Building the Chifley with Rawson - Update Photos - 24th Aug

Building the Chifley with Rawson - Update Photos - 24th Aug
NSW
1 ... 10, 11, 12

We have turf! Photos on the blog. Thanks for all the awesome comments! Very appreciated! Hopefully get around to answering questions soon!

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SheridanBenjamin
Aug 24, 2015 7:44 am

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