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MoniqueElizabeth
MoniqueElizabeth
26 July 2016

Did I rush in to my land purchase?

Did I rush in to my land purchase?
VIC

I have purchased a North facing block recently. It is not ideal but it was my only option. It is a corner, and the block behind me is a large 1400sqm block, and the house…

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MoniqueElizabeth
Jul 26, 2016 1:25 pm
PYK26
PYK26
19 July 2016

The Grange Marsden Park

The Grange Marsden Park
NSW

Hi all, congratulations for everyone as our land are now settled! Can't wait to see houses building soon!

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PYK26
Jul 19, 2016 11:00 am
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dhurl1
Jul 18, 2016 2:44 pm
aloenyx
aloenyx
16 June 2016

Did you have problems getting approval from your estate?

Did you have problems getting approval from your estate?
VIC

Seems like your biggest issue is getting them to agree on things they previously agreed to. Good luck! We had the same issue, lots of little things that just seemed so…

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aloenyx
Jun 16, 2016 6:39 pm
aloenyx
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Sammy74
Jun 15, 2016 10:37 pm
Sammy74
halogen
halogen
14 June 2016

Siteworks byford

Siteworks byford
WA

Best to check with builders as they would have built similar style homes in the area and you can get the siteworks estimates from them.

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halogen
Jun 14, 2016 12:23 pm
41202
41202
8 June 2016

New land in Cranbourne

New land in Cranbourne
VIC

good 通过我的 MI NOTE Pro 上的 Tapatalk发言

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41202
Jun 08, 2016 8:28 am
41202
strawbola
strawbola
30 May 2016

WOODLEA Stage Release Registrations...HELP!

WOODLEA Stage Release Registrations...HELP!
VIC

I am selling my 640 sq lot in woodlea,settlement gonna be in couple of weeks,can take extension, I dont want any profit,same price as i bought it, Anyone interested text…

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strawbola
May 30, 2016 11:05 am
Saint Mike
Saint Mike
28 May 2016

Don't know whether I should risk building on this land! Help

Don't know whether I should risk building on this land! Help
SA

I like the sound of the position. You may well have to pick the design/house for the block. Maybe a double story ? The idea of no neighbours on some sides is a good…

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Saint Mike
May 28, 2016 6:47 am
Saint Mike
Leonardo_23
Leonardo_23
25 May 2016

new land home package Tarneit, VIC

new land home package Tarneit, VIC
VIC

Haven't heard of your proposed builder, but suggest you get your own soil report writer and request that he uses Appendix D of the code AS2870 in classifying your soil…

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Leonardo_23
May 25, 2016 1:41 am
jaslee
jaslee
21 May 2016

Wyndham Vale OR Tarneit OR Truganina

Wyndham Vale OR Tarneit OR Truganina
VIC

We are building in Werribee. Much nicer than WV, Tarneit and Trug IMO.

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jaslee
May 21, 2016 10:22 am
nkv2015
nkv2015
9 May 2016

Withers on Green Estate - 1 Barry Rd Kellyville

Withers on Green Estate - 1 Barry Rd Kellyville
NSW
1, 2

What is bushfire level for these lots, has anybody got assessment done or got any information from builder. I am hearing 12.5 but nothing official yet.

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nkv2015
May 09, 2016 4:26 pm
pauldab
pauldab
27 April 2016

Does the deposit mean the lands yous?

Does the deposit mean the lands yous?
VIC

The land is on hold only for the person who puts the money down, they then have a period of time (in my case it was 7 days) to either sign the contract or withdraw the…

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pauldab
Apr 28, 2016 12:18 am
hannah_quilty
hannah_quilty
25 April 2016

Purchasing vacant un- serviced land

Purchasing vacant un- serviced land

Hello. First time poster My fiancé and I are looking at buying a vacant 1000 sqm block in Sydney NSW that needs connection to services and the land needs to be cleared as…

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hannah_quilty
Apr 25, 2016 9:39 pm
hannah_quilty
Kat_1025
Kat_1025
22 April 2016

an easier way to find the right land

an easier way to find the right land
VIC

We just bought land in Cranbourne west and any builder can tell you the slope on the block (even before it's built) Maybe have a look at what area exactly you want then…

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Kat_1025
Apr 22, 2016 10:25 am
townsvillebuyer
townsvillebuyer
21 April 2016

First timer... Buying land...

First timer... Buying land...
QLD

Thats how we felt, we loved the land from day one seeing it on the plan. When we stand on the lot we feel at ease with nature. So many wonderful birds flying over head…

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townsvillebuyer
Apr 21, 2016 4:55 pm
townsvillebuyer
Steven_La
Steven_La
17 April 2016

How long did your settlement go over by?

How long did your settlement go over by?
VIC

I paid 10% on May 2015, was told to be settle in July , but ended up in Feb 2016. I have to pay 3k for my builder due to late site start . The thing is now about Eden…

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Steven_La
Apr 17, 2016 5:16 pm
Megera
Megera
9 April 2016

organising fencing in a new estate

organising fencing in a new estate

We organised our quotes then got our neighbours' details from the council and passed them onto our fencing company. Our fencing company then sends through a 'notice to…

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Megera
Apr 09, 2016 8:20 pm
Megera
tsaltrove
tsaltrove
7 April 2016

Flood risk - The Altrove(Schofields)

Flood risk - The Altrove(Schofields)
NSW

hi Council is expanding the Schofield Roard next to Altrove from rouse hill to Richmond road so surely they would have thought about flood plus who don't like to live near…

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tsaltrove
Apr 07, 2016 9:25 am
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Saltwater71
Mar 30, 2016 2:58 pm
Splashers
Splashers
20 March 2016

Mount Terry Estate - Who has or is buying land

Mount Terry Estate - Who has or is buying land
NSW

Hi All, We habe recently bought land in the Mount Terry estate in Albion Park and was just wondering if we have any neighbours using this fantastic website ?

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Splashers
Mar 20, 2016 9:16 pm
Splashers
ChantalMaree
ChantalMaree
10 March 2016

Annie's Landing Ellenbrook Titles

Annie's Landing Ellenbrook Titles
WA

Hi Tina86! Unfortunately I'm not waiting on titles but we are building in Annies Landing too (stage 8) Hopefully it won't be too long

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ChantalMaree
Mar 10, 2016 12:49 am
ChantalMaree
needsausername
needsausername
7 March 2016

Selling before titled

Selling before titled
VIC

They can but its all done with simultaneous settlements. We've purchased our block through our builder. So they've exchanged contracts on it with the developer and then…

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needsausername
Mar 07, 2016 9:13 pm
needsausername
1st_HomeBuyer
1st_HomeBuyer
18 February 2016

Gregory Hills - Waratah release

Gregory Hills - Waratah release
NSW
1 ... 6, 7, 8

Hi Everyone, Just a bit off topic for this thread. But please check out the following thread, any kind of help in terms of feedback would be much appreciated! FYI -

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1st_HomeBuyer
Feb 18, 2016 4:23 pm
1st_HomeBuyer
Charley
Charley
9 February 2016

VIC - Potters Northside

VIC - Potters Northside
VIC

Doesn't seem to be anything in Officer on this forum. viewtopic.php?t=81011

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Charley
Feb 09, 2016 9:23 pm
DGLASHEEN
DGLASHEEN
22 January 2016

Blue Horizon Estate, North Kellyville

Blue Horizon Estate, North Kellyville
NSW
1 ... 41, 42, 43

Happy New Year! We are looking for a rental property for a client. Please get in touch if you are interested in leasing your property. 0423747915.

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DGLASHEEN
Jan 22, 2016 4:06 pm
DGLASHEEN
RECO
RECO
21 January 2016

House orientation

House orientation
VIC

I am selling my 640 sq lot in woodlea,settlement gonna be in couple of weeks,can take extension, I dont want any profit,same price as i bought it, Anyone interested text…

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RECO
Jan 21, 2016 5:24 pm
MrBee
MrBee
7 January 2016

10% deposit for land

10% deposit for land
VIC

If that is the case ask developer for a copy of the contract so you can check it out before the release. Otherwise you will have 8hrs to chose block, pay 20% and read and…

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MrBee
Jan 07, 2016 8:19 am
MrBee
lot8295
lot8295
3 January 2016

Gregory Hills - Cumberland Release

Gregory Hills - Cumberland Release
NSW

Hopefully not! It says on their website registration will be April. Fingers crossed.

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lot8295
Jan 03, 2016 12:32 am
khaidu
khaidu
16 December 2015

Banks and Transmission Lines, What do?

Banks and Transmission Lines, What do?
QLD

My partner and I are dead set on a small acreage in Brisbane near Ipswich, unfortunately a small part of land has a single pole transmission line running through. This…

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khaidu
Dec 16, 2015 8:42 pm
mesophyte
mesophyte
24 November 2015

Keysborough Vic - Developer cancels contracts

Keysborough Vic - Developer cancels contracts
VIC

Sorry to hear what you're going through. Unfortunately it doesn't appear to be an isolated incident. Just wanted to add that it should be possible to check with the…

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mesophyte
Nov 24, 2015 12:42 pm
pc3d
pc3d
24 November 2015

Westbrook estate- Truganina

Westbrook estate- Truganina
VIC

Currently land prices at Tarneit are outrageous but so is demand. Heard stage 12(affordable release)…

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pc3d
Nov 24, 2015 11:01 am
shellby
shellby
15 November 2015

When can we start clearing the block

When can we start clearing the block
NSW

Mim - Hopefully the RE follow through. If they don't, next time you can make sure you add it. I did my own conveyancing so did lots of research of things to add to the…

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shellby
Nov 15, 2015 1:07 pm
shellby
AussieMark
AussieMark
14 November 2015

The size of our lot has shrunk...

The size of our lot has shrunk...
VIC

I would argue that the block is materially different to what was contracted and ask for either a different block that suits or a refund.

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AussieMark
Nov 14, 2015 12:23 am
aloenyx
aloenyx
11 November 2015

Copyright?

Copyright?
VIC

For project builders like Metricon, where the plans are available online, I don't think its a problem to post them. If it's a custom build, it can't hurt to ask permission…

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aloenyx
Nov 11, 2015 7:45 pm
aloenyx
jessieleigh24
jessieleigh24
10 November 2015

Quarters Estate. CRANBOURNE WEST

Quarters Estate. CRANBOURNE WEST
VIC

My partner and I are building with porter davis on Dixon grove!

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jessieleigh24
Nov 10, 2015 6:23 pm
Kelgofast
Kelgofast
30 October 2015

Flagstone rise, jimboomba

Flagstone rise, jimboomba

We looked there when choosing where to build and it looks like a really nice are, since they developed the estate it has really grown the area and there are a lot of…

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Kelgofast
Oct 30, 2015 1:19 pm
Kelgofast
Mrs Fan
Mrs Fan
27 October 2015

Residents of Trillium, Mickleham

Residents of Trillium, Mickleham
VIC

Hello Mrs Summer Yes we are right on Reveille way, just in the middle of the street. We will be so close to each other. Yes, it will be finished soon, it's filling up…

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Mrs Fan
Oct 27, 2015 10:10 pm
VMEN
VMEN
27 October 2015

DON'T BUY IN SOMERFIELD

DON'T BUY IN SOMERFIELD
VIC

Totally agree. Worse thing is we can't do anything about this. Delayed 5 times.

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VMEN
Oct 27, 2015 8:45 pm
Garyxue
Garyxue
20 October 2015

Somerfield stage 37

Somerfield stage 37
VIC

Hi guys I am one of the land owner of the stage 37 Again , it has been delayed , words can't describe my frustration. Anybody that is in stage 37, pls send me an email ,…

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Garyxue
Oct 20, 2015 7:43 pm
bubblynutter
bubblynutter
5 October 2015

Any reviews for Mernda Village?

Any reviews for Mernda Village?
VIC

Wallan is a better commuter suburb with a country feel. The Vline is super quick and always get a seat if you need to work in the city. Hume Freeway providea easy access…

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bubblynutter
Oct 05, 2015 3:36 pm
Padmini
Padmini
30 September 2015

Bellevue Estate, Truganina

Bellevue Estate, Truganina
VIC

Hello, Any one constructing in stage 6 truganina Bellevue estate. We have bought land in stage 6.

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Padmini
Sep 30, 2015 10:05 pm
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mrsrusty
Sep 28, 2015 12:11 am
Nafis
Nafis
14 September 2015

Cloverlea estate

Cloverlea estate
VIC

Thanks for your reply

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Nafis
Sep 14, 2015 1:35 pm
Emmz70
Emmz70
3 September 2015

Park Edge in Cranbourne, South East melbourne

Park Edge in Cranbourne, South East melbourne
VIC

Posted comments on your thread Sun. Any help in prices I'll try and help, prices should be the same

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Emmz70
Sep 03, 2015 10:48 pm

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