This is my very first post in the forum.
I am exploring some land blocks in Spring Mountain (Ipswich QLD) but most of those have retaining wall (proposed…
That's scary paid full amount and waiting. I was thinking of box hill NSW. Where did you bought
Either east facing or west facing, you will be able to design living areas facing north.
If you will be using a volume builder, it just means that it might take you…
Unfortunately, that is how the system works, and there is no way for you to avoid paying this amount in tax. It's crazy. At least you were informed about this beforehand,…
House and land package
Does the builder own or have an option on the land? If not find out the landowner and approach them with an offer.
Sep 09, 2021 2:40 pm
Implications of Sloped land
You can look at alternate designs (pole home, split level etc). It does add cost to a build, but usually there is a reason why you want the block.. mine was better…
Elara stage 34
Any one got land in elara stage 34? Does it come under flood zone, my understanding is that the maps haven't been updated and the new development has been built over the…
Aug 27, 2021 7:24 pm
Elara Stage 52
Bush prone zone may impact the BAL rating which will increase your build costs.
Aug 27, 2021 7:21 pm
Looking at buying a small block
We are eyeing a small block in metro melbourne that is ~13m wide at the front and 13m deep with a fall (maybe 2-3m). Wondering if it's difficult to find a builder to build…
After Paying Deposit for Land
At some point your contract will go unconditional, and then it's just waiting until it's registered and you can settle.
The 'sold' sign goes up whenever developer feels…
Aug 15, 2021 12:23 pm
Land with 2.1m fall
The only problem you don't know your site costs or if there is rock - its all a matter of risk!
Slope in land
Did you go ahead with that land?
If you did what was the site cost?
I am currently looking at something similar, that land has 2.1m fall from front right to…
Jul 05, 2021 8:48 pm
True North Greenvale
I am planning to build in stage 19. Have signed up with Henley for build contract. Land is 448sqm. I have got variable site cost due to elevation in land being…
North Facing corner plot
Choosing a property is a big decision. I would recommend you to take advice from people who are experts in this field. I would like to recommend you the Best Property…
Sandstone Ridge/Colebee Residences
it ended up registering in May 2021 for stage 2 (5month delay from Dec2020). i have no idea on stage 3, you can call up sandstone ridge directly and ask them the status.
Hamilton Rise - South Morang
We have the same issue but we had to add the water tank.
We asked the builder, developer, our conveyancer and lastly the council and they said as long as it is…
Hi, I have just recently put a deposit on unregistered land. In NSW I think land under 400k is exempt from stamp duty until July 2021. We will be paying 398k but I am…
Newbrook - Airds
Not sure if this still matters to you!
I booked a land directly with Newbrook - Landcom is the developer.
H&L packages are generally sold by Builders…
Apr 20, 2021 10:25 am
Hey, has anyone had any troubles with building on dispersive soil ?
We have a block pending a few things . The whole subdevision is the same soil so it wouldnt of been…
Thanks for an update.
June or July but still it’s not confirmed.. It’s taking forever!!
Olivine Estate at Donnybrook
That's great. In stage 15, 448smq (14 x 32) went for $329k.
How much did you get it for if you don't mind me asking?
Also, my block has 900mm fall. Not…
A bit of frustration (or a lot, actually)
there was some uncertainty in property markets during parts of last year because of covid. That resulte din some flattening of demant and as a result of sales and prices.…
Is Austral a good suburb to invest in nsw
Currently austral is selling house+ land packages which are selling pretty fast. But austral has several flood warnings around. Is it a good place to buy property for investment?
Minta farm valuation
Im In the process of buying a lot from Minta farm. While I was speaking with few brokers, I have been told some customers got their lands under valued in Minta…
Mar 20, 2021 9:26 am
Mar 16, 2021 10:30 pm
No fees to be paid to Stockland, only council fees like any other home in old suburb.
Mar 06, 2021 6:28 pm
Crest at Gledswood Hills
I feel like it’s the whole building process! Where building with Kurmond homes and both the land sale and the building process have not been enjoyable at all
If anyone can give there 2c worth, it would be appreciated.
Looking at a block in SE Brisbane Council and unable to get clear answers from agent.
Q1: How close to a…
New house on an old slab
These days labour is the big ticket item, in Perth you wouldn't consider anything other than brickwork
Fraser Rise / Plumpton
Sorry it took me so long to reply, I forgot my password and now this silly site wont let me log in.
After extensively researching the area and plans, I actually…
Fraser rise estates
I personally liked westwood better because their 350sqm is 10-15k cheaper. Also, westwood has sold out all other stages and now selling lands which will title on end of…
land and soil type
There are a lot of variables so although a test may give an indication no builder will accept that a test from an adjacent lot will be accurate.
Oran park land release
We bought land there, but that was in august 2020. Oran parks latest release was pretty expensive. I paid 437k for 505sqm. The latest release has 500sqm for 523k. i think…
Buying land in Kellyville
Yeah we are actually looking at Box Hill now as the new lands in Kellyville are all under 300m2 might as well live in a shoebox