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16 d16 dkelseykelsey posted:
tiled shower niche price rawson homes tender variation

Similarly, I have not built with your builder but in my experience everything that has been 'credited' back to me so far is nowhere near it's actual worth, or what…

22 d22 dkelseykelsey posted:
FHO- Building in Perth Hills WA - WA Country Builders

Hi all,
Just an update from our build.
Some dates:
Land finance in: 21/7
Finance approved: 16/9
Land settled: 21/9
Final contract signed: 22/10
Prestart: 24/10
Construction loan in: 10/11
Hopeful to get construction loan settled in…

1 month1 monthkelseykelsey posted:
Items after handover- issues with bank?

Hi all,
Just wondering how people went with doing some items after handover and how that affected their final payment from their bank.
Westpac has a turn key loan meaning they…

2 months2 monthskelseykelsey posted:
Quote for connecting our block to power

Hi all,
We have been quoted by our builder to connect our block to the main power board. Our block is on a strata of 9 lots, and has the…

2 months2 monthskelseykelsey posted:
Home Builder Grant - Sign contract by 31 Dec 20

Hi Shibaboy,
Unfortunately because of COVID and these grants these timelines can be a bit tricky to predict. We signed a PPA, with estimate pricing and our plans drawn on the…

2 months2 monthskelseykelsey posted:
Floor Plan - Advice for Square Block

I agree with most of the changes people have made, and I can definitely see the reasoning behind switching the media and bedroom. My small bit of advice would be…

3 months3 monthskelseykelsey posted:
Footing upgrades- dispute

Thank you for the comprehensive reply, I really appreciate the advice and direction.
I will definitely look further into the initial contract with the real estate agent. I have pushed…

3 months3 monthskelseykelsey posted:
Footing upgrades- dispute

Hi all,
Looking for some advice in regards to your engineering report that has come back on our block.
When purchasing the block we were given an engineers site classification report…

3 months3 monthskelseykelsey posted:
Floor plan feedback

Hi Richard,
If you're building in Kalamunda, I feel we may be building in the same area. Your block size/ plans make me think we may be neighbours. Are you building…

3 months3 monthskelseykelsey posted:
FHO- Building in Perth Hills WA - WA Country Builders

Our aesthetic is industrial
We wont have the black bulkhead or blade walls.
All the windows will remain the same.
Axon cladding is included.
1200mm door
We originally intended to keep the facade…

3 months3 monthskelseykelsey posted:
FHO- Building in Perth Hills WA - WA Country Builders

Just an update to anybody out there interested 😂
We were supposed to settle on our block on the 31/8 - that didn’t happen! We put in our finance for the…

FHO- Building in Perth Hills WA - WA Country Builders
4 months4 monthskelseykelsey posted:
FHO- Building in Perth Hills WA - WA Country Builders

I definitely agree, most builders have done exactly that. We’ve been pleasantly surprised by what our builder has presented us with budget wise. We’ve signed a PPA, so only real…

4 months4 monthskelseykelsey posted:
FHO- Building in Perth Hills WA - WA Country Builders

For anyone interested here is what I know (updated) about both grants:
- applications are now available for both
- HomeBuilder (HB: federal) is paid once construction has started within 3 months…

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4 months4 monthskelseykelsey posted:
FHO- Building in Perth Hills WA - WA Country Builders

Hi all,
Having been a member for a couple of months I thought I would start my own thread documenting our build journey. We are building with the explicit aim…

5 months5 monthskelseykelsey posted:
Design dilemma

Hi Klp,
I’m not an expert by any means, but my thoughts would be it would be about return on investment. From my experience raked ceilings can cost anywhere between 10-25k…

5 months5 monthskelseykelsey posted:
KDR - How long settlement?

Hi,
Hope your auction went well! I would definitely recommend a longer settlement period. We looked at display homes for a year, picked our top two builders, chose designs, did so…

6 months6 monthskelseykelsey posted:
Earthworks Perth Hills

Thanks for replying! I didn’t think we needed very deep footings. We are doing double brick, does that effect it?

6 months6 monthskelseykelsey posted:
Earthworks Perth Hills

Hi everyone,
I have a question about a block we are looking to build on. I’ve never built before, and while I’ve done some research I don’t have a construction background.…

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