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aloenyx
aloenyx
11 April 2015

Holding deposit on land

Holding deposit on land
NSW

3 months might be too long for a holding deposit. Most want something signed in a week or two, but you never know. Can't hurt to ask? You should still look for land, a lot…

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aloenyx
Apr 11, 2015 7:20 pm
aloenyx
PolkaDots
PolkaDots
13 April 2015

Selling UNTITLED land...

Selling UNTITLED land...
VIC

eeeekkkkk! I hope that's not the case. We gave our conveyancer the contract to look over on Friday, so hopefully she gets back to us today. Unfortunately the sunset…

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PolkaDots
Apr 13, 2015 7:57 am
Ran65
Ran65
13 April 2015

Land sub division in riverstone pricinct B

Land sub division in riverstone pricinct B
VIC

Hi, We own 3 lots of residential land on Melbourne Road in Riverstone pricinct B (B5). Our lots are quite close to Grantham Estate (I think near Schoffel St). I…

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Ran65
Apr 13, 2015 10:10 pm
snowy stockman
snowy stockman
14 April 2015

Land rant - how long did it take you to find your land?

Land rant - how long did it take you to find your land?
QLD

We took 2 and a half year, but in the time we were looking the market was cooling. So blocks we had ruled out were coming back into our price range. We had to do a lot of…

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snowy stockman
Apr 14, 2015 5:36 pm
rahul
rahul
15 April 2015

Box Hill Sydney vs Jordan Springs

Box Hill Sydney vs Jordan Springs
NSW

Hi Lily123456, First of all, congratulations. Great decision, I must say. I have been to Jordan Springs, and love the area myself as well. But the prices have gone up…

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rahul
Apr 15, 2015 7:10 pm
Grakat
Grakat
23 April 2015

Buying acres for building dream home

Buying acres for building dream home
NSW

Hi everybody, On the back of this, we are in the early stages of buying a 2.5 acre block of land which is supposed to register with council by the end of August. Power is…

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Grakat
Apr 23, 2015 2:58 pm
benhenri
benhenri
30 April 2015

Forsyth Park - Truginina

Forsyth Park - Truginina
VIC

If you are a current or future resident of Forsyth Park - Truginina, follow the below link to join this facebook Group. https://www.facebook.com/groups/417392205078999/

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benhenri
Apr 30, 2015 2:59 pm
herbie1986
herbie1986
2 May 2015

Land Promotion after purchase

Land Promotion after purchase
WA

It's about 5.5 x 4m - not huge but the pool itself is $22k and then the fencing and paving another 5-7k

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herbie1986
May 02, 2015 9:20 am
iverson_iii
iverson_iii
5 May 2015

Sydney vacant land sales - $/m2 rates

Sydney vacant land sales - $/m2 rates
NSW

With today's annoucement of another interest rate drop, expect pirces to keep climbing.

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iverson_iii
May 05, 2015 4:12 pm
devoke
devoke
11 May 2015

Building in Ascot Place (South East VIC)

Building in Ascot Place (South East VIC)
VIC

Hi All, Just thought we could have a specific topic for Ascot Place for the owners whom may be on this forum to discuss any issues relating to this block of land. I…

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devoke
May 11, 2015 11:49 am
bmitchel
bmitchel
15 May 2015

Paid too much for land?

Paid too much for land?
QLD

The blocks that were shown on realestate were from the Markwell release (original pricesheet is 6/9/2014): LOT 501…

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bmitchel
May 15, 2015 12:01 pm
SaberX
SaberX
22 May 2015

Any Tips on saving after handover ??

Any Tips on saving after handover ??
NSW

Mrbee for someone who never does handiwork, but is fairly ok to learn and pickup how hard is it to diy standard or basic venetians (will be for a rental) on your windows? …

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SaberX
May 22, 2015 1:07 pm
claypot
claypot
24 May 2015

Flood Zone Area

Flood Zone Area
NSW

Hey there, We have just gone through a similar scenario. Shortly after submitting the building application we got a letter stating we are now in a 1 in 100 year flood…

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670
claypot
May 24, 2015 9:49 am
heatherkam
heatherkam
31 May 2015

Anyone buying /building on land in Blakes Crossing?

Anyone buying /building on land in Blakes Crossing?
SA

Still hunting for others that are maybe buying land in the Waterglen stage 5 release at blakes crossing, be good to chat with others in the area :)

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heatherkam
May 31, 2015 6:57 pm
heatherkam
41202
41202
1 June 2015

land choose in norh part of melbourne

land choose in norh part of melbourne
VIC

hi everyone i am ready to purchase a land to build my home in north part of melbourne i prefer close to public transport so my choose is not further than craigiburn…

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41202
Jun 01, 2015 9:13 pm
41202
Brahma Bull
Brahma Bull
5 June 2015

Titles

Titles
WA

If the value of your land has gone up in that time, just hang in there, you won't have anything to lose.

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Brahma Bull
Jun 05, 2015 10:45 pm
Brahma Bull
GreyBluePurple
GreyBluePurple
7 June 2015

Planning to buy a land in Veneto Grove in Greenvale

Planning to buy a land in Veneto Grove in Greenvale
VIC

Hi there, I hope I am taking the wind out of sails, but my settlement took 1 year in Providence. This is the second time in my life I bought a block of land the second…

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GreyBluePurple
Jun 07, 2015 8:45 am
GreyBluePurple
DGLASHEEN
DGLASHEEN
30 June 2015

OAK TREE ESTATE - COMMUNITY LOTS

OAK TREE ESTATE - COMMUNITY LOTS
NSW

Good News! Community Title DA has been approved. Application Number 616/2015/ZD Lodgement Date 6/11/2014 Expiry Date 29/06/2020 Formatted Application Location 3…

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DGLASHEEN
Jun 30, 2015 2:29 pm
DGLASHEEN
Kc27
Kc27
2 July 2015

White Gum Place North Kellyville

White Gum Place North Kellyville
NSW
1, 2, 3, 4, 5

I am building a 2 storey and apparently the size i am building is slightly above CDC requirements. I am building a 38 sq house so Metricon has suggested that we will need…

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Kc27
Jul 02, 2015 9:51 pm
hanssonfam
hanssonfam
10 July 2015

Building in Serpentine Downs!!

Building in Serpentine Downs!!
WA
1, 2

Cant really be specific on that. Depends on what BAL rating the block…

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hanssonfam
Jul 10, 2015 6:44 pm
hanssonfam
light487
light487
10 July 2015

Bal Rating Blue Horizon Estate

Bal Rating Blue Horizon Estate
NSW

Best to ask in the Blue Horizon Estate thread itself, as I think a couple of people in that thread had the same issue and they got the BAL rating reassessed…

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light487
Jul 10, 2015 7:25 pm
light487
sunrays
sunrays
6 August 2015

WAIT FOR INTEREST RATE RISE

WAIT FOR INTEREST RATE RISE

I heard they may fall rather than rise in near future

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sunrays
Aug 06, 2015 11:50 pm
DGLASHEEN
DGLASHEEN
12 August 2015

DA NUMBERS

DA NUMBERS
NSW

Oak Tree Estate R2 Lots: 399/2015/ZB Community Lots: 616/2015/ZD Oak Tree Estate - East R2 Lots: 880/2015/ZB Development Approval expected in approximately 2 weeks.

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DGLASHEEN
Aug 12, 2015 12:45 pm
DGLASHEEN
Bjhf
Bjhf
18 August 2015

Buying land - what to check for and do

Buying land - what to check for and do
QLD

We signed a contract on our land subject to soil testing, finance, and suitable dwelling to our satisfaction could be built on the block. So it can be done. Having said…

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Bjhf
Aug 18, 2015 9:28 am
Bjhf
janidbest
janidbest
22 August 2015

Manor lakes Wyndham vale, Vic

Manor lakes Wyndham vale, Vic
VIC

Hmm the biggest block that they have is 500sqm

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janidbest
Aug 22, 2015 12:24 am
bmitchel
bmitchel
25 August 2015

Selecting land for EOI

Selecting land for EOI
QLD

Hey Guys, My wife and I are currently in the process of selecting some plots for a new release of land happening this weekend in QLD. We received…

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bmitchel
Aug 25, 2015 11:28 am
Wardstrom15
Wardstrom15
26 August 2015

Lakeside Estate - Gwandalan

Lakeside Estate - Gwandalan
NSW

Hello! It's my first time posting here so forgive me if I'm not up to speed. Is anyone else here buying a block at Lakeside Estate in Gwandalan on the NSW Central…

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Wardstrom15
Aug 26, 2015 4:43 pm
Teresa22
Teresa22
28 August 2015

Serpentine downs WA

Serpentine downs WA
WA

You'll need a septic tank for sure.

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Teresa22
Aug 28, 2015 1:15 pm
Teresa22
Perth_Euro
Perth_Euro
29 August 2015

Holland Park Estate - Piara Waters WA

Holland Park Estate - Piara Waters WA
WA

Went for a drive through here today, it is looking sensational with large open grassed area and landscaping. They are building a full on naturescape playground near the…

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Perth_Euro
Aug 29, 2015 11:22 pm
taysim
taysim
31 August 2015

King's Leigh, Werribee

King's Leigh, Werribee
VIC

I have bought on stage 2 as well. Title is delayed which is disappointing. Does anyone know when it will title now ? Has anyone signed a contract with a builder yet ?

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taysim
Aug 31, 2015 10:25 am
BindiJames
BindiJames
31 August 2015

Calderwood Valley Estate

Calderwood Valley Estate
NSW

Im waiting for second stage release, any tips on how to secure quick ?

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BindiJames
Aug 31, 2015 2:26 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 9:48 pm
Nafis
Nafis
14 September 2015

Cloverlea estate

Cloverlea estate
VIC

Thanks for your reply

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Nafis
Sep 14, 2015 12:35 pm
mrsrusty
mrsrusty
27 September 2015

Newbie buying land in new estate (Adelaide)

Newbie buying land in new estate (Adelaide)
SA

Thank you will take a look.

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mrsrusty
Sep 27, 2015 11:11 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 9:05 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 2:36 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 6:43 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 7:45 pm
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 9:10 pm
Kelgofast
Kelgofast
30 October 2015

Flagstone rise, jimboomba

Flagstone rise, jimboomba
QLD

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 12:19 pm
Kelgofast
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 5:23 pm
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 6:45 pm
aloenyx
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 13, 2015 11:23 pm
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 12:07 pm
shellby
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 10:01 am
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 11:42 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 7:42 pm
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 02, 2016 11:32 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 7:19 am
MrBee

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