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AnewstartCF
AnewstartCF
9 October

Buying house in Brentwood Forest estate, Bellbird park

Buying house in Brentwood Forest estate, Bellbird park

kayman2016 - did you end up getting what you had hoped in land valuation? We just got a flat block in the brentwood forest outlook release and it has valued $34,000 under…

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AnewstartCF
Oct 09, 2020 11:39 pm
arati
arati
9 October

Land valuation

Land valuation

Hi everyone Just wanted to know if it is okay to buy land in Akuna vista in terms of valuation now TIA

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arati
Oct 09, 2020 10:49 pm
shibaboy
shibaboy
8 October

Land Loan and Construction Loan Sequence

Land Loan and Construction Loan Sequence

Thanks everyone. I found it very useful.

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shibaboy
Oct 08, 2020 8:51 pm
Seb345
Seb345
29 September

Timing of access to construction loan.

Timing of access to construction loan.

I wanted to do something like that but everything halted because of the corona virus. Hopefully I will be able to do the project next year

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Seb345
Sep 29, 2020 4:07 am
Bigteether
Bigteether
20 September

Property Valuations - Elara Marsden Park, NSW

Property Valuations - Elara Marsden Park, NSW

Thanks, will keep this thread posted.

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Bigteether
Sep 20, 2020 7:23 pm
Somu
Somu
15 September

Tallawong Road / Tallawong Estate

Tallawong Road / Tallawong Estate

Agree, in the next 5 years this area will be totally different. Tallawong rd side area has less population and a lot of new development happening ..same as boundary rd…

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Somu
Sep 15, 2020 1:07 pm
Somu
Somu
12 September

House and land in Schofields > Parrington street

House and land in Schofields > Parrington street

Hi, I am planning to buy a house and land package…

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Somu
Sep 12, 2020 6:06 pm
Bigteether
Bigteether
9 September

PAYG IT Contractor - Home loan

PAYG IT Contractor - Home loan

Thanks Rebecca, early extension of contract is impossible as it is government. I contracted through Randstad with PAYG. Definitely will not fall into self employed. Have…

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Bigteether
Sep 09, 2020 3:15 pm
Aquazone
Aquazone
29 August

NSW First Home Buyer Grant on Land

NSW First Home Buyer Grant on Land

Hi All, I am in a process of purchasing off the plan land in Austral which is due to register in early next year. I am wondering if I take first home grant on this…

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Aquazone
Aug 29, 2020 4:36 am

Signature at Tallawong

Signature at Tallawong

Hi Raj, I am also interested to buy a home and land package. May I ask how much was yours ? Are there any more left to purchase and when will the construction begin ?

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dinesh2buyhome
Jul 25, 2020 11:10 pm
MBX3
MBX3
19 July

Dulger Homes Reviews

Dulger Homes Reviews

Wondering how did you go with ABC? I am considering them for my highly customized plan. Need a really trustworthy builder to ensure I don't miss out $25k by signing…

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MBX3
Jul 19, 2020 7:59 pm
MBX3
plc
plc
13 July

Question Reg FHOG

Question Reg FHOG

Great to hear it got sorted! Cheers, Tom

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plc
Jul 13, 2020 3:29 pm
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ConfusedSoul
Jul 12, 2020 4:41 pm
chippy
chippy
8 July

Does our current mortgage bank need know knockdown rebuild?

Does our current mortgage bank need know knockdown rebuild?

We have been in a similar but slightly different situation twice. We've had loans on vacant blocks twice and have then built on the land using cash. Technically we should…

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chippy
Jul 08, 2020 5:41 pm
chippy

Stamp Duty Question

Stamp Duty Question

If you qualify for FHOG then yes you should get your bank to apply for the FHO rate of duty for you. Do it as soon as you can as it takes them a while. If you’ve already…

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the_doesnotexist
Jul 08, 2020 1:18 am
prasannak
prasannak
26 June

RECOMMENDATIONS: Adelaide Brokers!

RECOMMENDATIONS: Adelaide Brokers!

I honestly recommend Gary Benzan of Loanology! Fanstastic bloke!

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prasannak
Jun 26, 2020 11:00 am
arrow224
arrow224
26 June

Buy home in kalkallo

Buy home in kalkallo

Close to train station. Easy access, just off the Hume. Small lots, easier garden to look after. No services/schools/businesses close by. Have to travel using car. No…

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arrow224
Jun 26, 2020 8:57 am

Construction loan advice

Construction loan advice

Why no offset? Is that by chosen package? And construction loan interest rate is higher? I didn’t think it was with CBA but not sure on that, they’re not my preferred…

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becjarrettdalton
Jun 24, 2020 7:51 am
becjarrettdalton

Loans in the post covid world

Loans in the post covid world

Oh no, poor things. It’s not the IT, it’s travel. Most lenders (nearly all, off top of my head) are not accepting applications from that industry. But let me ask you…

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becjarrettdalton
Jun 19, 2020 2:50 pm
becjarrettdalton

Finance options for a pool

Finance options for a pool

My cheif concern would be jeopardising the build loan by taking out more finance - so definitely be upfront with the bank / broker. Cost effective....I see both sides. I…

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becjarrettdalton
Jun 18, 2020 9:12 pm
becjarrettdalton
kumar2015
kumar2015
16 June

Builder Offers Build credit

Builder Offers Build credit

Why builders offer any build credit ? I do not see any benefit as it is like getting money from bank and pay mortgage for that. Please correct me if I am wrong and share…

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kumar2015
Jun 16, 2020 9:50 pm

Investment land - Tax Question

Investment land - Tax Question

That one is out of my scope sorry - the legislation changed on it recently & I don’t want to mislead you. It used to be you could claim beforehand but I’m pretty sure…

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becjarrettdalton
Jun 16, 2020 12:14 am
becjarrettdalton
RexChan
RexChan
13 May

To sell or not to sell

To sell or not to sell

The market has been just fine back in 2019. If you didn't sell it already, do it. Right now. Because there goes economic crisis. Soon your real estate will cost almost…

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RexChan
May 13, 2020 3:26 pm
RexChan
le tueur
le tueur
27 April

Tight lending (Does this sound right)

Tight lending (Does this sound right)

Cheers, I went to a broker and it came out much better

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le tueur
Apr 27, 2020 10:28 am

Contruction loan halfway through build?

Contruction loan halfway through build?

Yep, it’s possible - but I guess I’m not familiar with your land / build splits to comment on that :)

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becjarrettdalton
Apr 21, 2020 8:07 pm
becjarrettdalton
annie88
annie88
26 March

Land loan and construction loan

Land loan and construction loan

I initially had pre approval prior to signing the land contract. It was a general one, as when I applied for pre approval I was undecided with either to buy existing or…

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annie88
Mar 26, 2020 8:52 pm
tthompson
tthompson
17 March

Any buyers of an apartment at 888 Woodville Rd Villawood?

Any buyers of an apartment at 888 Woodville Rd Villawood?

Hi there, I just came across this. We bought one of the apartments. Have you heard much back from the developers since the pre-settlement inspections? Having trouble…

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tthompson
Mar 17, 2020 9:02 am
Pulse
Pulse
14 March

New Owners but rental went to previous owners... What to do?

New Owners but rental went to previous owners... What to do?

The blame lies with the property manager, they knew the settlement date, It’s their responsibility to give them the rent as per the managing agreement. The conveyancer…

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Pulse
Mar 14, 2020 10:08 pm

Valuation shortfall Construction Loan

Valuation shortfall Construction Loan

I have a couple of tips for you, if you urgently need a loan, then you can use the help with , they…

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becjarrettdalton
Mar 11, 2020 7:16 am
becjarrettdalton
kassan1973
kassan1973
6 March

aussie/bendigo, adelaide bank

aussie/bendigo, adelaide bank

Hello all , just wanting to know peoples experience using the Aussie elevate home loan product , my son has just started his first investment property and a couple of…

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kassan1973
Mar 06, 2020 4:25 pm
Regcam
Regcam
6 March

Easement Benefiting over the land

Easement Benefiting over the land

I am ready to purchase a property when conducting the title search in return there is a easement Benefiting over the land. My solicitor advised that i can share and use if…

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Regcam
Mar 06, 2020 12:28 am
RCF91
RCF91
21 February

Noble Home Builders - Oasis Riverstone Stage 1/2

Noble Home Builders - Oasis Riverstone Stage 1/2
1, 2

It was terrible, it took 3 years of waiting and then over a year to build. As they sold it cheaper than they thought they tried to hit me with 30k variations...I refused…

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RCF91
Feb 21, 2020 9:15 am
dga
dga
13 February

Surplus funds?

Surplus funds?

Have you checked the invoices you received against the quote you gave your bank. For us, there were provisional items, and for some of them we came in under the quoted…

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dga
Feb 13, 2020 9:38 pm
RCF91
RCF91
10 February

Noble Home Builders poor builders

Noble Home Builders poor builders

hi to you, after nearly 1 year and half we are now prepared to sell home. We have had nothing but trouble. Noble has not fixed anything and seem interested to just do more…

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RCF91
Feb 10, 2020 8:00 pm
SubtleScandal83
SubtleScandal83
8 February

Very Low Income - Large Deposit - will I get a house loan?

Very Low Income - Large Deposit - will I get a house loan?

Unfortunately, due to shared care arrangements with the children's father, I am tied to this area. Fortunately, I absolutely love it here, and after 6 years hear we…

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SubtleScandal83
Feb 08, 2020 4:24 pm
SubtleScandal83

Extending a construction loan?

Extending a construction loan?

Did you happen to include a provisional allowance for these upgrades in your tender? The difficulty comes in revisiting the valuation (if necessary) you HAD a kitchen, …

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becjarrettdalton
Feb 06, 2020 10:08 pm
becjarrettdalton
HotBushy
HotBushy
31 January

searching property information NSW

searching property information NSW

Before buying, you should take care about legacy so that in the future there will be no problems with the fact that the land was not intended for the construction of…

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HotBushy
Jan 31, 2020 12:40 am
Gaudi
Gaudi
8 January

How to seal gap under main door and door frames

How to seal gap under main door and door frames

Hey Fakis Have you had your maintenance inspection? If you have not sure Burbank will help you, particularly with your internal doors. If you haven’t had your…

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Gaudi
Jan 08, 2020 1:44 am
becjarrettdalton
becjarrettdalton
19 December 2019

Mortgage with 92% LVR

Mortgage with 92% LVR

There is a new lending option now available for this exact predicament. minideposit dot com. Au They specialise in people who have good serviceability but small deposits.…

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becjarrettdalton
Dec 19, 2019 2:01 pm
becjarrettdalton
MiddleMark
MiddleMark
17 December 2019

Removalists Melbourne. Need a good one. Any recommendations?

Removalists Melbourne. Need a good one. Any recommendations?

I used Moving Angels recently. Thet did a great job of packing, and unpacking my goods in the new house. It's a women-only team though, so they won't help in lifting heavy…

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MiddleMark
Dec 17, 2019 8:06 pm
neillmary
neillmary
16 December 2019

Moving Local in Melbourne - Queries

Moving Local in Melbourne - Queries

yes, I agree with they charge on an hourly basis. I was also looking for the same queries mentioned…

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neillmary
Dec 16, 2019 7:03 pm
neillmary
Susansmith07
Susansmith07
15 December 2019

Contracts signed-subject to Bank Val-

Contracts signed-subject to Bank Val-

This sounds very familiar. We have had a similar issue, I wonder if it’s the same builder in the south east of Melb

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Susansmith07
Dec 15, 2019 12:07 pm
ppsgill
ppsgill
13 December 2019

Moving tips!

Moving tips!
1, 2

Plan your move according to the weather forecast if possible, a good weather move is always quicker than a rainy or windy…

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ppsgill
Dec 13, 2019 2:02 pm
ppsgill
Melbournevic
Melbournevic
11 December 2019

Construction Loan and Deposit to Builder

Construction Loan and Deposit to Builder

Ok great, thanks for the information.

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Melbournevic
Dec 11, 2019 11:42 am
thepa1nter
thepa1nter
6 December 2019

New House - What upgrade for renting quickly?

New House - What upgrade for renting quickly?

I personally would upgrade to a 4x2x2 bedder if you can afford, if you can only get a 3x2x2 I would go 2700 ceilings and that will make the house look so much bigger.

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thepa1nter
Dec 06, 2019 12:07 am
thepa1nter
Homebuy
Homebuy
24 November 2019

Balmore Rise (Rutherford Avenue) KellyVille

Balmore Rise (Rutherford Avenue) KellyVille

Hi , Just want to know if any one has booked in Balmoral Rise by Clarendon homes. The package they are delivering is turnkey house and Land package. Thanks

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Homebuy
Nov 24, 2019 8:17 pm
aplacetocallhome
aplacetocallhome
23 November 2019

Developer/Builder + Broker Purposely Stalling Finance?

Developer/Builder + Broker Purposely Stalling Finance?

Thanks for the feedback everyone, it does make me feel a lot better about the situation. I don't know why they couldn't just tell me this information at the time of our…

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aplacetocallhome
Nov 23, 2019 1:24 pm

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