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gregandjules

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Joined 11 December 2013
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11 months11 monthsgregandjulesgregandjules posted:
Any experiences with Firstyle homes

Hi MaxAT, your situation is similar to ours, we signed in June 2017 with the land waiting to be registered.
The firstyle sales told us it would register soon, finally late…

2 years2 yearsgregandjulesgregandjules posted:
Any experiences with Firstyle homes

Well ours hasnt gone well, the original date we signed for the deposit was june, due to the land not being registered until late sept we only settled on the…

2 years2 yearsgregandjulesgregandjules posted:
Building Firstyle Silkwood 21.7

Building in Jordan Springs East, just outside Penrith!

2 years2 yearsgregandjulesgregandjules posted:
Building Firstyle Silkwood 21.7

Hi folks, looks like we are also building the silkwood 21.5, just paid the holding deposit, estimated move in around this time next year!

4 years4 yearsgregandjulesgregandjules posted:
Anyone building at Thornton , Penrith

Handover and keys this thur, will sleep in thur night and finish moving in fri hopefully!

4 years4 yearsgregandjulesgregandjules posted:
Anyone building at Thornton , Penrith

well what we thought was going to be stressful turned out to be fairly pleasant, the nail that was misnailed will be sorted, the feature tiles in the shower will…

4 years4 yearsgregandjulesgregandjules posted:
Anyone building at Thornton , Penrith

Well we can finally see the finish line, builders walk through inspection this fri, landscaping started, looks like just the turf and plants to complete, really hoping we get a…

4 years4 yearsgregandjulesgregandjules posted:
Our Benham 33 journey

Anyone know how long after the walk through inspection do they hand over the keys?
We have ours next fri, so hoping we get the keys the week after as long…

4 years4 yearsgregandjulesgregandjules posted:
Are building inspections during a build worth it?

Archicentre have not done any inspections as yet, they do give us a report but it is up to us to chase up the builder, I have used them previously…

4 years4 yearsgregandjulesgregandjules posted:
Are building inspections during a build worth it?

Hi folks, we are getting archicentre to do our inspection but having been stuffed around a fair bit by the builder we have missed the early inspections, so we are…

5 years5 yearsgregandjulesgregandjules posted:
Anyone building at Thornton , Penrith

Hi folks, we are almost there, only got one progress payment to go, our place is at lockup now so no more weekend sticky beaking I guess, we went through…

5 years5 yearsgregandjulesgregandjules posted:
Anyone building at Thornton , Penrith

Our place is at lockup now, internal linings done, started painting, got a staircase installed, need to arrange access with the ss now to have a sticky! Maybe moving in…

5 years5 yearsgregandjulesgregandjules posted:
changing email address

Hi, I have sent a message to homeone but no response, any ideas?

5 years5 yearsgregandjulesgregandjules posted:
changing email address

Hi, does anyone know how I can change my email address, I am currently using my work email but this is going to change real soon, so how do I…

5 years5 yearsgregandjulesgregandjules posted:
Anyone building at Thornton , Penrith

Frames almost finished, brickie has been onsite this week, will have to check it out on sat!

5 years5 yearsgregandjulesgregandjules posted:
Anyone building at Thornton , Penrith

Steely21, builders have various reasons for not commencing build, the problem is they dont tell us the reasons, mainly they wont start because of the cost of materials and subbies,…

5 years5 yearsgregandjulesgregandjules posted:
Anyone building at Thornton , Penrith

Bottom floor framing done, 1st floor framing this week, went up there and had a sticky beak yesterday, noticed windows and stuff onsite also, so I guess they will install…

5 years5 yearsgregandjulesgregandjules posted:
Anyone building at Thornton , Penrith

Looks like we get the frames done next week, ss called me fri arvo to tell me the frames would probably be delivered sat sometime, hope no one pinches them!

5 years5 yearsgregandjulesgregandjules posted:
Anyone building at Thornton , Penrith

We finally got slabbed, site supervisor called me on fri to say they were going to do the slab next week but ended up doing it on sat, went down…

5 years5 yearsgregandjulesgregandjules posted:
Builder Delays

We are also building and its been 8 months now and we havent even started yet, just getting through the admin stage has been one delay after another, I even…

5 years5 yearsgregandjulesgregandjules posted:
Anyone building at Thornton , Penrith

Well we are finally starting, went for a drive by and caught a trespasser, julezandjam were having a sticky over the site so we finally met in person, anyway we…

5 years5 yearsgregandjulesgregandjules posted:
Anyone building at Thornton , Penrith

I think we are finally getting ready to build at last, sales guy told me he is doing the cc this week and should have it finished by next week,…

5 years5 yearsgregandjulesgregandjules posted:
Anyone building at Thornton , Penrith

Hi Juleznjam, yes noticed your place is going along quickly now, we are sort of progressing, builder sent us the cc yesterday and promised to send the variations costings yesterday…

5 years5 yearsgregandjulesgregandjules posted:
Anyone building at Thornton , Penrith

There are plenty of other houses close to the rail line and it doesnt seem to have bothered them, we currently live in blaxland 1 street away from the rail…

5 years5 yearsgregandjulesgregandjules posted:
Anyone building at Thornton , Penrith

We are also building at thornton, at the moment all we have is a dirt block, the builder told us back in feb they should start building late april/may, its…

5 years5 yearsgregandjulesgregandjules posted:
Our Benham 33 journey

Is anyone else having trouble with the sales people at rawson, well I cant say we are having problems because the guy seems to be ignoring me, havent progressed any…

5 years5 yearsgregandjulesgregandjules posted:
Our Benham 33 journey

Hi folks, we are building with rawson but havent actually started yet, just wondering if anyone else has any problems with the sales dept in syd, well maybe not a…

5 years5 yearsgregandjulesgregandjules posted:
Our Benham 33 journey

Hi folks, we have our colours and upgrades meeting with Rawson tomorrow, any tips or hints would be handy?

6 years6 yearsgregandjulesgregandjules posted:
Our Benham 33 journey

Hi Folks, we signed our contracts about 4 weeks ago, the sales guy told us we would need to make another appointment to go over upgrades etc... but we havent…

6 years6 yearsgregandjulesgregandjules posted:
Our Benham 33 journey

We are using archicentre for our inspections, works out to about $450 per visit, I have used them before for previous home purchases and can vouch for them, they give…

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