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mcarrigg

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Joined 27 August 2007
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13 years13 yearsmcarriggmcarrigg posted:
Hi, and question about high voltage power lines

I have built a house in relatively close proximity to HV Lines (approx 150 - 200m from front of house). We will live in it for 2-3 years before…

13 years13 yearsmcarriggmcarrigg posted:
Which Lenders Pass on February 09 Rate Cut?

Bankwest are stingy, not passing the cut until 20th Feb. Other banks begin on 9th Feb, Others on 13th Feb.
The buggers are always quick to put up…

13 years13 yearsmcarriggmcarrigg posted:
A thread for Queenslanders :-)

Hi Empty Vessel,
I built with Stylemaster. They were formed by Alliance homes to caputure the investor / first home buyers.
The product is fantastic and the quality is suberb. …

13 years13 yearsmcarriggmcarrigg posted:
$21k Grant for 1st Homebuyers who decide to build.

So does this mean that if you signed the contract prior to today then you are still only entitled to the old first home buyers amount, or is it if…

13 years13 yearsmcarriggmcarrigg posted:
Difference between Stud and Noggin

Thats one of the funniets emoticons i think i have seen...the blinking one, lol

13 years13 yearsmcarriggmcarrigg posted:
The Red Dragon

Isn't it great to see them put up their mortgage rates independent of the reserve bank on friday :shock: :evil:

13 years13 yearsmcarriggmcarrigg posted:
Your thoughts on our Colour Selections So Far...

Thanks heaps for that. Going to colour selections in an hour or so....can't wait :D

13 years13 yearsmcarriggmcarrigg posted:
Your thoughts on our Colour Selections So Far...

Hi Michelle, just found this format you prefer...sorry... any thoughts to this?
Main colours throughout Internals
Ceiling /Cornice - White
Walls - Solver Smoke Pearl - 2652
Skirting / Architrave - Solver Smoke…

13 years13 yearsmcarriggmcarrigg posted:
Our Courtview Progress!!

Hi Everyone,
Its been a couple of weeks since we have been to the block...low and behold there are a couple of frames up...one a couple of blocks up from us...and…

13 years13 yearsmcarriggmcarrigg posted:
Your thoughts on our Colour Selections So Far...

Hi Paula,
Thanks for that, something to think about definately, although the girlfriend is a bit of a tidy person so either of us usually gives it a clean out once…

13 years13 yearsmcarriggmcarrigg posted:
Your thoughts on our Colour Selections So Far...

For our internal, we are looking at Solver "Smoke Pearl" Colour walls (Colour 2652).
The internal tile through the entry, hallways, kitchen, informal dining and family room, bathroom and toilet. …

13 years13 yearsmcarriggmcarrigg posted:
Your thoughts on our Colour Selections So Far...

Hi Michelle and others,
Just showing our colour selections so far after our tile appointment today. We will be having our colour selections on wednesday but we pretty much know…

14 years14 yearsmcarriggmcarrigg posted:
Our Courtview Progress!!

Hi All,
Just a quick update on progress so far.
We have now signed the building contracts and have our colour selections coming up in a week. Developer covenant approval has…

14 years14 yearsmcarriggmcarrigg posted:
COLORBOND OR TILED ROOF - WHICH IS MORE DURABLE

Ha...We have just had plenty up here in Northern Brisbane! :? :lol:

14 years14 yearsmcarriggmcarrigg posted:
deposit on construction loan

Hi just be careful there too. We were approved for our mortgage for land back in July 07. It turns out that the registration of the block was…

14 years14 yearsmcarriggmcarrigg posted:
New To Forum, About to Build in Brisbane

Hi Jules,
Yeah Stylemaster have a Calypso design, all of their designs are nice. The one I like best is the baybreeze, but unfortunately we could not fit that on…

14 years14 yearsmcarriggmcarrigg posted:
Home Building Blogs

Hi Perry,
If you could and when you find the time, could you please add our blog
http://mattandbernieshouse.blogspot.com
We are building with Stylemaster homes in QLD (Offshoot of Alliance…

14 years14 yearsmcarriggmcarrigg posted:
Our Courtview Progress!!

Hello again everyone,
Well I have began my blog and will keep it updated regularly and keep things updated on this post aswell.
Thanks for all of your messages and I will…

14 years14 yearsmcarriggmcarrigg posted:
Our Courtview Progress!!

Hi Phoenix,
The retaining wall on the Eastern Side is within our boundary (the boundary is on at the edge of the retaining on the high side (if you know what…

14 years14 yearsmcarriggmcarrigg posted:
Our Courtview Progress!!

Hey Joeyjbh,
The land is in Warner Lakes in the outer northern suburbs of Brisbane.
Website is www.warnerlakes.com.au
Cheers,

14 years14 yearsmcarriggmcarrigg posted:
New To Forum, About to Build in Brisbane

Hi again,
I have opened up a new topic in the Building Forum area with pics of our land. I will update things in that topic for our build!
The link…

14 years14 yearsmcarriggmcarrigg posted:
Our Courtview Progress!!

Hi All,
I have attached pics of our land that we are building on. We are gettign contracts drawn up now!
After being delayed 9 months, things are finally ready…

14 years14 yearsmcarriggmcarrigg posted:
New To Forum, About to Build in Brisbane

Thanks for the welcome guys!
Anne, We have bought in Watergum Terrace. The road is mondial drive. Have had a few people from the area tell us it used…

14 years14 yearsmcarriggmcarrigg posted:
Any first time home owners building?

Im a first home builder. We chose to build because like what has been said above, nothing jumped out at us while looking and being able to choose designs…

14 years14 yearsmcarriggmcarrigg posted:
New To Forum, About to Build in Brisbane

Hi Everyone,
I joined up ages ago when i found this forum, but our land was delayed by around 9 months. Anyway its registered now so we are full steam…

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Hi Everyone,
I joined up ages ago when i found this forum, but our land was delayed by around 9 months. Anyway its registered now so we are full steam…

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