1sttimebuilding2012Mine Subsidence areas - are they a problem?
14 March 2014
My old house was a display home 30 years ago... We had problems with movement in our home which would require the foundations under pinning in several areas....
bashworthSubdivision Certificate (Linen Release) - What does it mean?
12 June 2014
When I was a young trainee in the old Days (1970's) the final drawings were done on a linen stabilised drawing material. Prior to that stage draft plans were done on…
robbie55"Immoral Developments" and unregistered land
31 July 2014
I think the link below is important to share for anyone buying unregistered land and worthwhile bringing to your solicitor or conveyancer to get advice on before signing…
Berstan HomesBuying land - Mernda Villages or Craigieburn Highlands
12 September 2014
Mernda Villages has more of a rural feel than Craigieburn. Mernda Villages has a smaller shopping centre but has less people to service so is more than adequate. Mernda…
Leonardo_23Buying Land in Berry Lane Estate Mernda(Melbourne, VIC)
16 September 2014
Hi mitra, You're not far advanced, so make sure after you buy that you have a proper soil report carried out by yourselves, because many slabs are poorly designed. See…
TomCatCorner block versus cul-de-sac block
25 September 2014
I prefer corners too for dual access and light, especially as your long/side faces north. Great for living areas. That is exactly what we've got. We're building two storey…
bashworthConfirm block dimensions after registration
5 October 2014
It should all be on your title plan. This is a link to understanding the plan http://www.anewhouse.com.au/2012/01/und ... tle-plans/
becjarrettdaltonCost of services up driveway - Battle Axe Block
11 November 2014
HI, It has been a while since I was in this boat - and when I was the services were regulated so AGL had sole right to supply me gas etc and they ran the services for me…
Matt1Developer Rescinded / Withdrew from the contract! A scam?
21 January 2015
Sounds like a scam to me. We bought in the Kellyville area last year and prices went up $100k in six months and before the land was registered. Luckily our developer was…
TashPaulCloverlea Estate - Chirnside Park VIC (Buying Land)
20 February 2015
Guess I can join this thread now. Just put a holding deposit on lot 3021 and signing contracts Sat. Not too concerned…
AthelasHighly Technical Question on Subdivision and Titles
26 March 2015
Found my answer already on another site. You can do a deed of assignment before settlement and apportion the land accosting to the intended subdivision. Must get a lawyer…
glendale38Buying land that may take awhile to settle
30 March 2015
Hi there... When we deposited for our land purchase, we put down $2k back in March 2014 as initially it was house and land package. At the exchange of contract stage the…
MegeraWhat things need to be done to get the land ready?
8 April 2015
I couldn't find info on this anywhere but I'm curious if anyone knows about the process the land goes through to go from paddock to titled/ready to build on? Not…
snowy stockmanLand rant - how long did it take you to find your land?
14 April 2015
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…
heatherkamAnyone buying /building on land in Blakes Crossing?
31 May 2015
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