$$ of HITTING ROCK - Need URGENT Help/Advice/Info
Hi there B&D! My partner & I are first time building too :S There is a lot of rock in the area where we bought our land, and as we suspected the soil test turned up…
Looking for land around Campbelltown, Paradise area in SA
Hi, has anyone bought land in SA around Campbelltown and Paradise? Any advice on what to look for? Did you buy a knock down? We are looking for 700+square metres and…
rezoning blitz going to flood market?
Hey all, read this today in SMH: http://www.smh.com.au/nsw/rezoning-blit ... 1qo29.html looks like the state govt planning department is making some noise here and there,…
Can you submit DA plans before your land is registered?
Well we had a sort of in between step, once the land was registered we were able to submit our DA under the land developers name whilst settlement was occurring, it saved…
What is to be done so that Land can Title
Ours is delayed cos the water board wasn't happy with the water quality. I spose its a good thing we get decent quality drinking water, but its holding up the registration…
What info RE Agent should provide while Subdivided Land Sale
Hi Guys, Thanks for clicking. Met with the RE Agent today and came across two things which I want to verify if they are normal? 1. They provided me Section 32 of Big…
Buying land in essence estate in Bacchus marsh VIC
Wow it's really coming along! Those are some very cute lamp posts might I add! How exciting! Gosh. That commute from Werribee seems crazy. They've really got to address…
Building in Southbank, Sheidow Park
Hi All, It has been a long time with no updates, I guess we are all so busy now on our houses, I know I am. Things have been moving along, we had our last bit of money…
Extension of finance for bulding contract
So far ive got a 1 week extension from the developers. hopefully that will be enough but im not optimistic. The land is already titled. Im trying to avoid buying the land…
Buying private subdivided land - No title yet.
Thanks everyone for the advise. Land contract already has a clause subject to release of title by given date. Talking to some of the builders, conveyance and mortgage…
Found land - 45 days & process from here..
Hellooooo! We did all of ours through the builder and our mortgage broker. They will tell you the various steps. You need to get the building contract and the land put…
Renegotiating land price based on poor soil report?
If you have a legitimate get out clause then it seems you're able to walk away. Why not just let them know that based on the soil condition report you have evaluated…
First home buyer, putting in an offer for my dream block!
Any increase is…
'Gotchas' when buying land - hidden costs
Definately watch sloping of the block. Had a relatively level block when the contract was signed - subject to soil testing and finance. The developer obviously tested the…
Confused over soil report - P and H1 and then UTP
Check with council or neighbours they will have an idea of what costs are associated. Another solution is build up. If you can replace with compacted fill and get…
Rural land considerations. Acid sulphate soils.
I've found a lovely block of land in my preferred location. It's not in a residential subdivision but is a paddock from a farm that's surplus to requirements and has been…
Swapping a block land - Double Stamp Duty Implications
We swapped blocks prior to settlement and we did not have to pay double stamp duty
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