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2 months2 monthsAllriskAllrisk posted:
Owner Builder for new townhouse development and existing hou

Hi Soot,
I believe it depends on at what stage the subdivision is done. Usually the subdivision is left until the very end (after all the work is done), and in…

3 months3 monthsAllriskAllrisk posted:
Owner Builder Course in VIC

Hi. In most States an owner-builder licence can only be issued for you to build your primary residence, not a holiday home. Have you checked that aspect already?

3 months3 monthsAllriskAllrisk posted:
Minimalist Owner Build in Hobart - temp power supply decisio

thanks Beetaloo. I'll be doing a similar project soon, so your advice helps me too.

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3 months3 monthsAllriskAllrisk posted:
New in Australia little bit confusing about owner builder ru

Your builder will sometimes* let you do parts of the project, but this does cause huge problems if/when trying to sell the house within the 7 year warranty period (as…

3 months3 monthsAllriskAllrisk posted:
Owner Builder - Problem getting HBCF Policy from Subbies ??

Hi Arnie,
Option 1 is possible, but note that splitting a contract with the same contractor still counts as a single contract. You'd need to use multiple contractors to acheive the…

4 months4 monthsAllriskAllrisk posted:
Building warranty insurance

That's a fairly good summary. No defective workmanship makes it to the insurance stage though unless the person responsible is deceased, bankrupt or missing (legally). The Home Warranty Insurance scheme…

4 months4 monthsAllriskAllrisk posted:
Building warranty insurance

Hi, Solicitors are having a hard time getting up to date with these changes. The other advice you've had is absolutely correct. Home Warranty Insurance no longer applies to Owner-Builders…

6 months6 monthsAllriskAllrisk posted:
Owner Builders-Sydney

Hi Jacky, we have a really quick and easy live quote form here :

6 months6 monthsAllriskAllrisk posted:
Kit home budgeting and builder recommendations

I get a lot of owner-builders reporting that their project took longer than expected because the contractors were'nt available when needed, adding delays where no work was done. I think…

6 months6 monthsAllriskAllrisk posted:
Section 138 Road Opening Permit to be obtained from Council

Hi NSU.
https://epathway.wollongong.nsw.gov.au/ ... =128760676
cost appears to be $255.
Council makes sure it complies with their standards, like angle of entry ramp.

7 months7 monthsAllriskAllrisk posted:
The Adventure Starts ! OB in Canberra on a small block

I had a similar issue. Small battle-axe block, but also with a significant amount of the rear of the block unable to be built on due to two easements. So…

7 months7 monthsAllriskAllrisk posted:
Owner builder permit description query

Hi Mansawant, yes that's exactly what it means.

8 months8 monthsAllriskAllrisk posted:
Owner builder's course

Saferite are also very good.
We're one of the companies that provide discounts. We're exclusively recommended by both of the training providers mentioned above, and the discount / package deal is…

8 months8 monthsAllriskAllrisk posted:
Project builder, custom builder or owner builder

10 years ago there was only one major bank willing to deal with owner-builders, so some stories you hear about it being difficult are likely to be out of date.…

8 months8 monthsAllriskAllrisk posted:
Owner builder's course

Peter and Gemma at Absolute really know their stuff. You'll find them very helpful.

8 months8 monthsAllriskAllrisk posted:
My First Build!

My parents live in York. 40 minutes? You must drive pretty fast :) I find those roads a little scary. It's a great area though. I…

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8 months8 monthsAllriskAllrisk posted:
boundary wall fire separation (roof wall junction)

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The above link may help. Also the DFES may have additional information.
https://www.dfes.wa.gov.au/

8 months8 monthsAllriskAllrisk posted:
2 nd owner builder application within 5 years

If any State was going to be flexible about this, it would only be Victoria. Other States are much stricter and I'd say there's no chance of getting approval.
I'm…

10 months10 monthsAllriskAllrisk posted:
Owner Builder Insurance MARCH-APRIL SPECIAL

Do you need Owner-Builder Insurance?
At Allrisk, we are offering you a Special Offer available now.
As you know, when building or renovating your home, there are so many things…

10 months10 monthsAllriskAllrisk posted:
Renovators Insurance

Why you need insurance but don't have it
Why move, when you can renovate? It's the Australian way. And if there was any doubt about that, figures from the Australian Bureau…

10 months10 monthsAllriskAllrisk posted:
Getting Insured and getting it right

Owner building is a financially and mentally rewarding way to pass a year or so of your time. As long as you remember to think of yourself as a 'builder,'…

10 months10 monthsAllriskAllrisk posted:
Any other Owner Builders in Newcastle / Hunter areas

Hi Tim, quite a few of my clients are in that area. Did you use Allrisk for your owner-builder insurance? :)

10 months10 monthsAllriskAllrisk posted:
Owner Builders-Sydney

Hi Jacky10, I've been doing owner builder insurance for over ten years, if you need any help with that. Most of my clients are in Sydney.

10 months10 monthsAllriskAllrisk posted:
Extending as an Owner Builder in Victoria

Hi Lori,
using a registered builder, while yourself being an owner-builder is a great way to retain the flexibility to do what you can do yourself. Some owner builders like to…

10 months10 monthsAllriskAllrisk posted:
Owner Builder Insurance

Hi Debshere,
I know this is a late reply, but we are still around (thanks for the mention Beetaloo). It's been a while since we were affiliated with Westcourt though. Now…

10 months10 monthsAllriskAllrisk posted:
OWNER BUILDER INSURANCE

Hi Momc,
the local councils are really hit and miss, so don't rely on advice there. In my experience they get it wrong at least 80% of the time.
Berek's description is…

1 year1 yearAllriskAllrisk posted:
Owner Builder Insurance

I'd love to hear about your experience with owner builder insurance. I'm talking about the construction insurance you need during the build, not the warranty cover you get later (or…

1 year1 yearAllriskAllrisk posted:
unregistered builder

Hi gtree,
I was going to say the same as 'snowing' said about the carpenter being licensed.
Also note that the owner-builder needs an insurance policy for the project as a…

1 year1 yearAllriskAllrisk posted:
Need a site supervisor/project manager for owner builder pro

Hi Danka,
you might find this useful : http://www.homebuilders.net.au/allsubur ... HURSTVILLE
Not all builders do site supervision work, but having builders listed by area could help with narrowing down…

1 year1 yearAllriskAllrisk posted:
Owner Builder Marsden Park / Schofields

Hi Sunil,
you might find this useful : http://www.homebuilders.net.au/allsubur ... =BLACKTOWN
Not all builders do site supervision work, but having builders listed by area could help with narrowing down…

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