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1 month1 monthDeacon91Deacon91 posted:
First home build,Movida Midvale WA, Smart Homes For Living

Had our first meeting with the construction supervisor today, went well and we all seem to be on the same page with everything moving forward. He said the only delay…

2 months2 monthsDeacon91Deacon91 posted:
First home build,Movida Midvale WA, Smart Homes For Living

Well it's been a long time coming but the slab is finally down and the bricks have just been delivered. Everything feels a bit more real now.

3 months3 monthsDeacon91Deacon91 posted:
First home build,Movida Midvale WA, Smart Homes For Living

Hey just flew home from work so sorry for the late reply.
The base house was $222,605
Our site works were quoted as $14317 but the developers got the class of…

3 months3 monthsDeacon91Deacon91 posted:
What do you wish you knew before you built?

Wish I had been a few months later in signing contracts then I might have been eligible for grant the government is handing out to build. An extra 40k would…

4 months4 monthsDeacon91Deacon91 posted:
Building Costs - The 'price' realistic vs paper

As for landscaping and fencing ours comes from the developer of our estate. The colour and style of fence is not optional and both sides and rear are included but…

4 months4 monthsDeacon91Deacon91 posted:
Underbench oven or not?

That is our current plan with the microwave recess beside the ovens with a pot drawer underneath. We have only had freestanding ovens before this so it will be something…

Underbench oven or not?
5 months5 monthsDeacon91Deacon91 posted:
First home build,Movida Midvale WA, Smart Homes For Living

We did actually think about it originally but ended up deciding against. We have a family member with medical issues that has seizures etc and another sound barrier would keep…

5 months5 monthsDeacon91Deacon91 posted:
First home build,Movida Midvale WA, Smart Homes For Living

Thank you very much. When we started researching we wanted a plan that ticked most of our boxes without having to change too much and the most inclusions we could…

5 months5 monthsDeacon91Deacon91 posted:
First home build,Movida Midvale WA, Smart Homes For Living

Block has finally titled, apparently settlement will be complete on the 30th of April and then hopefully we can finally really get into this journey. Unfortunately due to the new…

7 months7 monthsDeacon91Deacon91 posted:
New Build Extras Cost

I'm In WA maybe that effects pricing? Smart homes for living which is a branch of Ventura homes group

7 months7 monthsDeacon91Deacon91 posted:
Should we include everything in build cost, or do afterwards

We decided any extras were going to come out of pocket rather then the loan for us. Our thought process was why put 5-7 thousand on the loan for solar…

7 months7 monthsDeacon91Deacon91 posted:
New Build Extras Cost

We paid $13000 all up in extras but it was $5000 just for electric for us (lots of data points).
To make both showers hobless it was $1000
To upgrade our carpets…

7 months7 monthsDeacon91Deacon91 posted:
Total Newbie - Building Questions/Appliances/Customisation

Hi,
We Have got our final plans and done our pre-start but haven't started building yet so don't take my word as law. Our builder had listed in the package the…

Total Newbie - Building Questions/Appliances/Customisation
7 months7 monthsDeacon91Deacon91 posted:
First home build,Movida Midvale WA, Smart Homes For Living

Alright guys sorry for the lengthy wait between updates, everything was in a kind of lul before things started to get up and going. We have completed our Pre-start and…

12 months12 monthsDeacon91Deacon91 posted:
Data points expensive

So we have been quoted and this is in Perth, WA, $195 per data point. This seems at the high end for us and it's hard to justify even though…

12 months12 monthsDeacon91Deacon91 posted:
First home build,Movida Midvale WA, Smart Homes For Living

Hey everyone,
We have just put deposits down on our house and our block and are looking forward to what is to come.
We picked The Alaska as it ticked pretty much…

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