Handy Hint #16 – Why not do it yourself?

When building your first home, the idea of walking into your house all shiny and new is very exciting. Many builders offer “turn key” or “full turn key” packages which typically include all the extras: fence, driveway, landscaping and turfing,...

Handy Hint #15 – Be Flexible

Anyone who has ever built a home will tell you that it NEVER goes 100% smoothly. Let me repeat that – NEVER. There are a lot of moving parts that go into building a house, and that is without adding any outside factors such as the weather. There are so many...
Handy Hint #14 – Stages of Construction

Handy Hint #14 – Stages of Construction

As you may or may not be aware, the construction of a home is broken down into 6 main stages – which are quite clearly identifiable. These stages are:Pre ConstructionSlab/BaseFrameEnclosedFixing Practical CompletionBelow I will explain a little more about what...
Handy Hint #13 – Covenants

Handy Hint #13 – Covenants

What is a covenant? How does it impact me when it comes to buying a house and land package? Why do they exist? All these questions (you may or may not realise you had) and more will be answered in our latest handy hint blog!!To put it simply, the covenant (some...