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Worst case that’s what we will have to do. I’m just hoping to find a solution that allows us to have a curved wall rather than a zigzag one

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karcher.cc
Sep 10, 2019 3:05 pm
harmeet
harmeet
8 September

U Homes or any custom builder for multigeneration dual house

U Homes or any custom builder for multigeneration dual house

Hi How are you ...... I am also thinking of building multi generation home in melbourne can you please message me your contact details.... Thanks

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harmeet
Sep 08, 2019 4:31 pm
plc
plc
6 September

Lots of questions Re: first mortgage for land/construction

Lots of questions Re: first mortgage for land/construction

Just to add to Bec's post, you need to take into account the possibility of a valuation shortfall, or unexpected contingency costs that may come up that are on top of the…

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plc
Sep 06, 2019 12:19 am
Norfolk
Norfolk
30 August

Noble Home Builders - Oasis Riverstone Stage 1/2

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

If you are practically inclined And have time suggest you a accompany the building inspector and learn from him. Then you can also buy some basic tools and do you own…

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Norfolk
Aug 30, 2019 6:46 pm
gillybean
gillybean
12 August

Go cheap now or better later?

Go cheap now or better later?

paralysis by analysis

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gillybean
Aug 12, 2019 11:06 am
gillybean
JanePart
JanePart
8 August

First step homes

First step homes

Hi Charlz - did you end up going with First Step Home Loans? We are looking at them now

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JanePart
Aug 08, 2019 11:09 am
Purchaser
Purchaser
1 August

Any purchasers here from the property 15-19 Toongabbie Rd

Any purchasers here from the property 15-19 Toongabbie Rd

Hi how are you? There quality ita pritty much ok. All it is, they take there time. Finish dates are never correct. But over all pritty good job. Hi…

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Purchaser
Aug 01, 2019 8:48 am
ScottG
ScottG
31 July

Signing untitled land or wait for a suitable house.

Signing untitled land or wait for a suitable house.

Hello, Just wondering what people think about this situation. I have got a good offer on some untitled land. Should i sign the contract for this, or wait till titles…

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ScottG
Jul 31, 2019 10:21 am
Ipman76
Ipman76
29 July

Selling a land 545sqm ($200K) in Lucas Ballarat

Selling a land 545sqm ($200K) in Lucas Ballarat

Hi, I have a piece of land in Lucas Ballarat that is going to be titled in October 2019. It's a flat piece of land, 545sqm at $200K. It's 5mins walk to Lucas city…

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Ipman76
Jul 29, 2019 9:43 pm
domwild
domwild
27 July

are deposits to builders refundable?

are deposits to builders refundable?

In one 1 star complaint with a builder on productreview.com.au, that user did not only get his deposit back, the builder charged him tens of thousands of Dollars more…

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domwild
Jul 27, 2019 5:27 pm
Maliktrade
Maliktrade
24 July

How to seal gap under main door and door frames

How to seal gap under main door and door frames

I too having same issue , I build with burbank Sunray 2500 and my front door is solid timber door which had too many issues since first day and after few visit Done by…

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Maliktrade
Jul 24, 2019 11:40 am
basicbeans
basicbeans
16 July

Suggestions for finance options for land/construction

Suggestions for finance options for land/construction

Has this happened to anyone where you've signed up on a contract with your builder while waiting for your home to be sold? Thanks

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basicbeans
Jul 16, 2019 5:28 pm

Moving tips!

Moving tips!
1, 2

Hi all, We've put together a pre-move checklist which I'd recommend having a look at before you move (you can also print out a PDF of it, if that takes your fancy). It's…

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Man With a Van
Jul 02, 2019 12:10 pm
Man With a Van
rek11
rek11
23 June

Land for sale in Cloverton

Land for sale in Cloverton

Hi all, We have a land for sale in cloverton. Land…

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rek11
Jun 23, 2019 10:58 pm
basicbeans
basicbeans
14 June

To sell or not to sell

To sell or not to sell

Thank you. Yes, just need to be patient and the right buyer will come. We feel like if we lower the price too much, we are giving away too much of our hard earned…

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basicbeans
Jun 14, 2019 1:05 pm
raptor19
raptor19
12 June

Valuation shortfall Construction Loan

Valuation shortfall Construction Loan

Rex, you can but be mindful the bank has the final word and the valuers don’t like being challenged. And ultimately the banks won’t use a valuation from a valuer who…

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raptor19
Jun 12, 2019 9:55 pm
plc
plc
12 June

Using a new broker after pre approval expires

Using a new broker after pre approval expires

As Bec said, you can basically do what you want whether its go direct with a bank or with another broker. There may be other options out there now that weren't present…

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plc
Jun 12, 2019 12:53 am

Insurance needed for loan, can't insure?

Insurance needed for loan, can't insure?

Yes the house insurance, LMI wasn't needed. Thank you i'll follow up with a solicitor.

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flower__power
Jun 09, 2019 11:16 pm

New House - What upgrade for renting quickly?

New House - What upgrade for renting quickly?

Air conditioner, ceiling fan, art room, washing machine, etc. I aspect as a tenant.

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Angalfaria
Jun 06, 2019 4:22 pm
Angalfaria

Short term rental

Short term rental

Very good suggestion and I agree with you. Thanks

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Angalfaria
Jun 01, 2019 10:04 pm
Angalfaria

Renting out primary residence as holiday house

Renting out primary residence as holiday house

There are a lot of things to consider If your property is unique you may get a higher rental, if not then you may be competing with many mediocre location properties in a…

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building-expert
May 31, 2019 4:56 pm
building-expert

Getting Ready for Renters

Getting Ready for Renters

I am ready for this and thanks for advancement.

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Angalfaria
May 31, 2019 1:04 am
Angalfaria

Planning on new build - subject to selling the current home

Planning on new build - subject to selling the current home

Thanks. Yes I noticed builders have promotions these days to attract buyers as the market has cooled down. However not a good timing for those who are into selling,…

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basicbeans
May 23, 2019 8:09 am
checkyour
checkyour
19 May

Worried about Land Valuation

Worried about Land Valuation

that is the land I was planed to buy last year, I did some research, since the north west link will extend through Marsden park to new airport, I…

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checkyour
May 19, 2019 9:51 pm
dollface
dollface
14 May

cancelling building contract after cooling off period

cancelling building contract after cooling off period

I signed a contract for a house and land package and the contract is the 'Victorian Builders contract' the land has not been subdivided or titled yet and will not be…

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dollface
May 14, 2019 5:55 pm

95% LVR land loan, or alternatives

95% LVR land loan, or alternatives

Excellent, thanks for the information. Very helpful!

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basicbeans
May 13, 2019 6:25 pm
Ahsan
Ahsan
12 May

Dulger Homes Reviews

Dulger Homes Reviews

Hello, its up to you to believe it or not. I am confirming you that I am not affiliated with the business nor any of my family member as well. I am now living in my own…

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Ahsan
May 12, 2019 11:02 pm
IamSAM
IamSAM
8 May

Ask when viewing a house

Ask when viewing a house

Has that property been sold multiple times in recent years? - This could indicate a problem... Has that property been up for sale since a long time but not got any buyers…

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IamSAM
May 08, 2019 9:54 am
IamSAM

Deposit with 2 jobs inc ABN

Deposit with 2 jobs inc ABN

Ahhh complicated and fun answer :) The answer is - we can only work with what is, not what will be. So right now you have an income of X from your office job and a new ABN…

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becjarrettdalton
May 07, 2019 2:44 pm
becjarrettdalton
deano163
deano163
30 April

Paying for a house build outright?

Paying for a house build outright?

Thanks all, there's a lot of interesting info in the responses so far. We hadn't thought about the frequent flyer card option so that will be on our list of options to…

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deano163
Apr 30, 2019 8:53 am

Finance approval subject to title problems

Finance approval subject to title problems

Think they are getting confused-broker and developer, as a normal requirement for settlement-not pre approval would be land correctly titled, A pre-approval tells…

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Intellichoice
Apr 21, 2019 8:17 am
Intellichoice
basicbeans
basicbeans
17 April

Building a house with a Mortgage

Building a house with a Mortgage

Hi everyone, we bought a land in 2018 and settlement will take place in the next few months. We are planning to sell our current home. We plan to rent an apartment for…

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basicbeans
Apr 17, 2019 1:53 pm
Jina
Jina
28 March

Seven Hills/kellville Ridge or glendwood

Seven Hills/kellville Ridge or glendwood

How about travelling to city is it how long bus takes?

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Jina
Mar 28, 2019 1:39 pm
Ansari
Ansari
3 March

When to inform the current landlord/ estate agent

When to inform the current landlord/ estate agent

Hi, I have recently bought a unit in NSw and my settlement is on 14th March. I am currently on rent, not sure when should I tell my current landlord about leaving. In my…

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Ansari
Mar 03, 2019 6:42 pm
Kayman2016
Kayman2016
28 February

Buying house in Brentwood Forest estate, Bellbird park

Buying house in Brentwood Forest estate, Bellbird park

I’m in same position as you. I’m buying to live in but worry about bank valuation of off the plan properties in this estate. I’ve got someone told me that bank…

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Kayman2016
Feb 28, 2019 8:42 pm
Jazmalee
Jazmalee
22 February

Deposits on exchange

Deposits on exchange

Ok I am confused, we are selling our property and entering into another one on exchange. What happens if our buyer pulls out,we keep the deposit? But lose our deposit to…

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Jazmalee
Feb 22, 2019 10:06 pm
plc
plc
20 February

New home finance

New home finance

Even BOM (or St George to rest of the country) do it as well. Servicing on end debt only as well.

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plc
Feb 20, 2019 12:53 am
becjarrettdalton
becjarrettdalton
11 February

Land Price Valuaiton Reduction before Registration

Land Price Valuaiton Reduction before Registration

As you know the Sydney market has moved, and with those other blocks listed for less that will make it challenging for a higher valuation. Obviously paying less is better…

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becjarrettdalton
Feb 11, 2019 7:55 pm
becjarrettdalton
Apatnia
Apatnia
4 February

Build in Box Hill or Buy existing house in Jordan Spring

Build in Box Hill or Buy existing house in Jordan Spring

Hi mate.. Did you end up buying at Box Hill from Noble homes? Eager to know. Amit

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Apatnia
Feb 04, 2019 4:34 pm
James Brown
James Brown
2 February

Building with New Living Homes

Building with New Living Homes
1, 2

First of all, You note down your requirements and then contact with builder. They tell you many suggestions and explain all the things according to your requirements.

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James Brown
Feb 02, 2019 8:33 pm
shape
shape
22 January

Declined by LMI - what to do next?

Declined by LMI - what to do next?

Then your fine, especially given the time-frame.

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shape
Jan 22, 2019 7:47 pm
shape
doogs82
doogs82
14 January

Contracts signed-subject to Bank Val-

Contracts signed-subject to Bank Val-

Thanks for the input so far guys. It’s very much appreciated. We have formally written back to our builder informing them that had we received the full pricing in the…

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doogs82
Jan 14, 2019 8:11 am
Aussietrooper
Aussietrooper
29 December 2018

Going Non-exclusive with Real Estate Agents

Going Non-exclusive with Real Estate Agents

I have had my house on the market with agent A, then after their exclusivity period ended, I gave it to another agent, B. Agent B's exclusivity period is about to end. Is…

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Aussietrooper
Dec 29, 2018 3:17 pm
Intellichoice
Intellichoice
14 December 2018

Curious as to how people choose their lender / broker

Curious as to how people choose their lender / broker
1, 2

Can be very tricky-as with all the information available-it is always the case it can be misconstrued or straight out false if not applicable to an individuals…

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Intellichoice
Dec 14, 2018 3:04 pm
Intellichoice
Intellichoice
Intellichoice
11 December 2018

Owner Builder Loans Australia by Intellichoice

Owner Builder Loans Australia by Intellichoice

Are planning to build your dream home and enthusiastic to apply your passion for building something to be proud of. Thinking that getting a licensed builder is too much…

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Intellichoice
Dec 11, 2018 8:00 pm
Intellichoice
Intellichoice
Intellichoice
10 December 2018

Bad Credit Home Loans

Bad Credit Home Loans

Are you worried about your bad credit? Have you tried to apply for a loan and failed? Intellichoice is happy to share how we can help you through our direct and ethical…

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Intellichoice
Dec 10, 2018 9:52 am
Intellichoice
travelbug
travelbug
8 December 2018

Investment property

Investment property

Property investment is the best investment. Because the price of properties increases day by day

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travelbug
Dec 08, 2018 9:01 am
Litchy64
Litchy64
29 November 2018

Real Estate Advertising - No Sale, No Fee

Real Estate Advertising - No Sale, No Fee

Honestly I never click on the feature ads, including Google ads, I don't know why but it feels like clickbait everytime. You know, it's better to promote your property…

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Litchy64
Nov 29, 2018 10:05 am
skadoosh
skadoosh
13 November 2018

Deposit/Payments at settlement.

Deposit/Payments at settlement.

Yes, you are right. To confirm the transaction is enough to a bank check. It will be checked, so carefully fill in all bank details. Don't forget…

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skadoosh
Nov 13, 2018 6:59 pm
fully
fully
9 November 2018

Unconditional finance

Unconditional finance

Hi, just asking on behalf of a friend. Does unconditional finance expire/valuation expire? Unconditional finance has been received at the end of September, land is a…

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fully
Nov 09, 2018 9:31 am

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