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Halcyon

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3 months3 monthsHalcyonHalcyon posted:
Building Simonds Hudson in Warrnambool Vic

Yeah, I read in some of the paperwork somewhere that the developer had to provide a crossover, but they were never in the drawn plans.
So what they did was…

3 months3 monthsHalcyonHalcyon posted:
Building Simonds Hudson in Warrnambool Vic

Hi all,
Probably the worst updater ever, but here's the low down and a jumble of pics that have been taken at various times
So far our only real building problem…

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5 months5 monthsHalcyonHalcyon posted:
JG King modified Heywood - Landscaping

Looks great! How cool is that silo art in the background!

6 months6 monthsHalcyonHalcyon posted:
Building Simonds Hudson in Warrnambool Vic

Been a bit slack on the updates! It all happens so quick, it's unreal!
Brickies are busy for a few weeks, so the plaster will get finished off next week. Painting…

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7 months7 monthsHalcyonHalcyon posted:
Building Simonds Hudson in Warrnambool Vic

So of course our titles came through just in time for us not to be able to pull out Our build started about the 5th of March and today…

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11 months11 monthsHalcyonHalcyon posted:
Building Simonds Hudson in Warrnambool Vic

Aaaaaaand we got our titles... with 1 week to spare... Of course!
Settlement is on the 27th of November 2017, exactly 2 years and 1 week from when we signed our…

11 months11 monthsHalcyonHalcyon posted:
Building Simonds Hudson in Warrnambool Vic

This is true, my partner is the one who’s pretty adamant he doesn’t want to build if he can help it, there’s definitely pluses to both, because if we buy…

11 months11 monthsHalcyonHalcyon posted:
Building Simonds Hudson in Warrnambool Vic

Nah we don't, we still only get 10k because it goes off when you signed your contract not when you actually build, and we don't get the full stamp duty…

11 months11 monthsHalcyonHalcyon posted:
Building Simonds Hudson in Warrnambool Vic

Haha, exactly! And it would be just our luck too!!

11 months11 monthsHalcyonHalcyon posted:
Building Simonds Hudson in Warrnambool Vic

Funny you ask.. nnnnnnnnope!
But they have been lodged on the 31st of October, but we’ll still probably pull out if they’re not here by the 20th of November and…

11 months11 monthsHalcyonHalcyon posted:
Simonds Hudson Bendigo

Hey Asha, hope you’re enjoying your new home!! I have a small favour to ask, if it’s not too much trouble, would you mind uploading a photo of your double…

1 year1 yearHalcyonHalcyon posted:
Building Simonds Hudson in Warrnambool Vic

It'll be 2 years since we signed and paid deposit on November 20 it's been sitting there finished since January, so I honestly don't know what we're waiting on.…

1 year1 yearHalcyonHalcyon posted:
Building Simonds Hudson in Warrnambool Vic

Nnnnope! I was just talking about it with a friend at lunch actually! We're so far beyond caring anymore, we're just hanging out for November 20th, if we don't…

1 year1 yearHalcyonHalcyon posted:
Simonds Palisade in Drouin

Oh that's good then! There won't be any unexpected problems there then!

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1 year1 yearHalcyonHalcyon posted:
Simonds Palisade in Drouin

Oh I do remember that now, sorry! January feels so long ago! Had they done any soil tests on your land before the contracts were done, or do you have…

1 year1 yearHalcyonHalcyon posted:
Simonds Palisade in Drouin

Well they can't really charge us because it's not our fault it's delayed, They did extend the price 3 times for us though, I don't expect them to do…

1 year1 yearHalcyonHalcyon posted:
Simonds Palisade in Drouin

Nothing much happening for us, still no titles in sight, unfortunately *looooong sigh* but I think I'd be surprised if you weren't building by the end of the year,…

1 year1 yearHalcyonHalcyon posted:
Simonds Palisade in Drouin

Well I hope yours goes faster than ours! The actual construction took a year I think Interested in knowing how long other developments typically take? It would be so…

2 years2 yearsHalcyonHalcyon posted:
Building Simonds Hudson in Warrnambool Vic

Oh wow it didnt bleep out crap you'd think so, still only 6 blocks sold out of 22 though! I'd be fine with waiting if I knew why we…

2 years2 yearsHalcyonHalcyon posted:
Building Simonds Hudson in Warrnambool Vic

Nope still nothing haven't heard any thing from anyone in ages..

2 years2 yearsHalcyonHalcyon posted:
Building Hudson with Simonds at North Melbourne

We got ours tested before we even had gutters, but just make sure they won't be putting any top soil on your site or you'll have to get it re-done…

2 years2 yearsHalcyonHalcyon posted:
Regional FHOG VIC

Oh yeah forgot about the stamp duty.. Oh well! Just saw on Facebook Simonds are offering 20k off, plus the 20k grant.. That woulda been a good deal!

Regional FHOG VIC
2 years2 yearsHalcyonHalcyon posted:
Regional FHOG VIC

We're in the same boat, we signed January 2016, for the house and land, as far as I know it goes by when you signed your contracts, if it's before…

2 years2 yearsHalcyonHalcyon posted:
Building Simonds Hudson in Warrnambool Vic

Not yet apparently were waiting for wanon water.. But the other development on Dales rd has their statement of compliance now, and we were finished before they were... Seriously…

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2 years2 yearsHalcyonHalcyon posted:
Simonds Hudson Bendigo

Can't wait to see those bricks go up!!

2 years2 yearsHalcyonHalcyon posted:
Building Simonds Hudson in Warrnambool Vic

Quick update, still no statement of compliance (which is the step before lodging for titles) but I just got stupidly excited when I checked google maps and they must have…

Building Simonds Hudson in Warrnambool Vic
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2 years2 yearsHalcyonHalcyon posted:
Building Hudson with Simonds at North Melbourne

Fantastic choices! They're going to look great together!

2 years2 yearsHalcyonHalcyon posted:
Building Hudson with Simonds at North Melbourne

Looking forward to following p.dark! :-D You must have made very good use of the promotion to get all that in under budget! Sending positive…

2 years2 yearsHalcyonHalcyon posted:
Simonds Palisade in Drouin

From what I've seen it does take a while from titles to building, there's soil tests, slab engineering, building permits and finance to organise before the build starts, and I…

2 years2 yearsHalcyonHalcyon posted:
Simonds Hudson Bendigo

Yay congrats!!

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