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Joined 19 June 2020
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2 months2 monthsConfusedSoulConfusedSoul posted:
Changing Facade after handover

Is it possible or feasible to change facade after build? I don’t think so but that it only my opinion.

2 months2 monthsConfusedSoulConfusedSoul posted:
Checking contract

Hi KameGame,
Did builder changed payment schedule in your case? I recently had payment schedule not accepted by bank.
Yes, get the letter from your broker/lender requesting a modification of the Progress…

2 months2 monthsConfusedSoulConfusedSoul posted:
Checking contract

Hi KameGame,
Did builder changed payment schedule in your case? I recently had payment schedule not accepted by bank.

2 months2 monthsConfusedSoulConfusedSoul posted:
Zero Lot

Didn’t your neighbour contacted you before installing fence? You are legally bound to pay half of the fencing cost.

2 months2 monthsConfusedSoulConfusedSoul posted:
Building inspector

Is it true?

2 months2 monthsConfusedSoulConfusedSoul posted:
PCI Pics

More pictures please

2 months2 monthsConfusedSoulConfusedSoul posted:
Building Within 1.0m Offset Of The Easement Question

Do you have to build that close to easement? I would prefer to leave more room in case in future Council needs to excavate around stormwater pipe; I would be…

2 months2 monthsConfusedSoulConfusedSoul posted:
Building Within 1.0m Offset Of The Easement Question

I believe 1.0m offset from council asset means setback from the stormwater pipe which council owns. I would suggest you ring City of Casey and talk to someone from engineering…

3 months3 monthsConfusedSoulConfusedSoul posted:
Sahara 40

The fixed site cost was actually 10.5K, while Council & OH&S costs were $1.7K. Water connection cost was included. By developers requirements, if you meant Opticomm/ NBN connection, recycled water…

3 months3 monthsConfusedSoulConfusedSoul posted:
Pre contract review in Sydney

Just wondering did you end up hiring one for the review?

3 months3 monthsConfusedSoulConfusedSoul posted:
Sahara 40

When we signed up for our build with Henley, our quote included 10K for site cost on top of the base price. Our land had 275 mm fall.

3 months3 monthsConfusedSoulConfusedSoul posted:
Reputation and reliability of cheaper builders

Have you looked at what their inclusions are like? Some of the things that falls under builder’s range may not be palatable to you; hence need to upgrade which will…

3 months3 monthsConfusedSoulConfusedSoul posted:
Building With Henley-Monaco 28 (Color Selection)

Hi nayammd, where are you building in Melbourne? What soil classification came, and how much footing and site costs were you charged?

4 months4 monthsConfusedSoulConfusedSoul posted:
Facade picturss

Why have you used two types of bricks?

4 months4 monthsConfusedSoulConfusedSoul posted:
KDR Customised Brighton Homes Jamieson

What flooring are these? Looks nice.

4 months4 monthsConfusedSoulConfusedSoul posted:
Facade picturss

Which facade is this?

4 months4 monthsConfusedSoulConfusedSoul posted:
Exterior brick colour and mortar colour

We are also building with Henley. We have chosen Mannagum from Austral bricks. Still undecided about the mortar though. Hope this helps.

4 months4 monthsConfusedSoulConfusedSoul posted:
Old Brivis ducted heater seems dead...advice needed.

Thank you for the information.

4 months4 monthsConfusedSoulConfusedSoul posted:
Atherstone land valuation " land undervalued"

Hi Vinnie, how did you go? Were you able to get rebate from the developer, or went with another bank? I am in same situation, and would like to know…

4 months4 monthsConfusedSoulConfusedSoul posted:
Land encroachment

I think encroachment of the land is civil matter, and hence council will not be involved. But that’s just my opinion. Talk to your solicitor; they should be providing appropriate…

4 months4 monthsConfusedSoulConfusedSoul posted:
Sahara 40

I am also interested to know this. Same happened to me during land settlement.

4 months4 monthsConfusedSoulConfusedSoul posted:
First Home & down to 3 Builders (West Victoria near Werribee

I had gone to Orbit homes display centre. The sales person told me that they build 30 homes at a time. I didn’t go with them but their pricelist was…

4 months4 monthsConfusedSoulConfusedSoul posted:
Sahara 40

Thank you guys. It’s so comforting to hear your wise advice.

4 months4 monthsConfusedSoulConfusedSoul posted:
Sahara 40

Did you have finance clause in the contract? My land is due settlement in August, while contract appointment is in September.

4 months4 monthsConfusedSoulConfusedSoul posted:
Elara 252sqm Land valuation - Does CBA valuate equal to sale

Just last Wednesday, we had our land valuation came 25K short than the contract sale price. This was with CBA, and we are buying in Melbourne’s West.

4 months4 monthsConfusedSoulConfusedSoul posted:
Sahara 40

Valuation of land came 30K less than sale price. Now I don’t have additional funds for any upgrades. I would stick with whatever is included. I still need to account…

4 months4 monthsConfusedSoulConfusedSoul posted:
Sahara 40

Sorry for late reply. I had ran into trouble with bank doing lower valuation. I wasn’t sure what will bank decide. I am trying to build in Atherstone.
I am realising…

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Which bricks did you choose?

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5 months5 monthsConfusedSoulConfusedSoul posted:
Sahara 40

Thanks for the list. I somehow thought facade would be included in the basic cost. I mean you couldn’t possibly build a house without a facade. Or may be you…

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