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4 months4 monthsMinteeMintee posted:
Coronavirus Impact to Build/On-Site Meetings.

Hello,
I'm so confused; I emailed my builder to ask whether i need to reschedule my planning and color appointments given that I cant leave my home under stage 4 restrictions...…

6 months6 monthsMinteeMintee posted:
Builder before title

Yeah im not eligible for a grant - thats out the question.

6 months6 monthsMinteeMintee posted:
Builder before title

Howdy,
I looking to build in the Fraser Rise Estate; and have been told title will be expected in APR 2021
Is to too early to engage with a builder now? How…

6 months6 monthsMinteeMintee posted:
So confused - Colours & Quote

Sorry joker your reply confused me a little. Im at the 'quote' stage.... isnt contract signing later?
where im getting confused is, they mentioned they give you a quote, everything is…

6 months6 monthsMinteeMintee posted:
So confused - Colours & Quote

Another question. Do builders move on quote? I.e if it comes back at 300k, can you get them down to 290k?

6 months6 monthsMinteeMintee posted:
So confused - Colours & Quote

Hi All,
Im genuinely so confused; So i've got a couple of quotes from builders and they all say 'you can do xyz at colours' i.e change the type of tiles,…

6 months6 monthsMinteeMintee posted:
Bushfire BAL Levy

Hi Guys,
I was speaking to a sales rep on building a new home and mentioned they charge 1500 for building in a bushfire zone. The issue is that it looks…

6 months6 monthsMinteeMintee posted:
Boutique Homes

I just got back from visiting a couple of display homes; my gosh, did I have the most disgusting sales person I've ever had in my entire life at Boutique…

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6 months6 monthsMinteeMintee posted:
Building Costs - The 'price' realistic vs paper

Just a question in relation to PS and PC.... im trying to wrap my head arround it and dont entirely understand it... if im getting a quote/contract which one do…

6 months6 monthsMinteeMintee posted:
Building Costs - The 'price' realistic vs paper

Yes. In Melb. I've been to a few display homes already and have planned to take tomorrow off and tuesday for visits. Tuesday is bank day too; so i'll know…

6 months6 monthsMinteeMintee posted:
Building Costs - The 'price' realistic vs paper

Help me out here.... im struggling to find the difference. Im assuming metricon, henley, porter davis, burbank, these are "large project builders"?
Small project builders; where can I find a list?…

6 months6 monthsMinteeMintee posted:
Building Costs - The 'price' realistic vs paper

I notice that alot of buiders offer 'packs' i.e with Metricon they've got the Energy Saver Plus Pack, and the 'Designer' Packs available.
On my notepad i've got things like 'insulation',…

6 months6 monthsMinteeMintee posted:
Building Costs - The 'price' realistic vs paper

Ive been told a 350mm fall; i've been told this isn't 'crazy' or 'too bad' > 500mm is bad?
When you say 'take it to a builder', like a local, non…

6 months6 monthsMinteeMintee posted:
Building Costs - The 'price' realistic vs paper

Fraser Rise - Most Likely Westwood Estate

6 months6 monthsMinteeMintee posted:
Building Costs - The 'price' realistic vs paper

How does the tender process work? Can you get people you know to tender for work? I.e I know a sparky, can this reduce your cost.
I dont want to take…

6 months6 monthsMinteeMintee posted:
Building Costs - The 'price' realistic vs paper

So thats with no landscaping/fencing, but legit everything in the house done, site costs, plans etc etc?

6 months6 monthsMinteeMintee posted:
Building Costs - The 'price' realistic vs paper

Surely thats not right?!

Building Costs - The 'price' realistic vs paper
6 months6 monthsMinteeMintee posted:
Building Costs - The 'price' realistic vs paper

Thanks for the prompt response and welcome; that 11k + sitecosts, landscaping, plans etc etc?. Is that incl or excl the garage.
Im looking at 30 SQ double, so an estimate…

6 months6 monthsMinteeMintee posted:
Building Costs - The 'price' realistic vs paper

Sorry I didn't 100% follow.
So you're saying if there's a list price of 290k. Expect 48k-77k on plans? I was under the impression that this was built into the…

6 months6 monthsMinteeMintee posted:
Fraser Rise / Plumpton

Sorry; I've been told its 350mm of fall to the rear; should I be concerned with this?

6 months6 monthsMinteeMintee posted:
Building Costs - The 'price' realistic vs paper

Hi,
Going around to a few builders in the area getting idea of what to build etc; all there 'price lists' seem to not include the basics, what i've been told…

6 months6 monthsMinteeMintee posted:
Fraser Rise / Plumpton

Howdy,
I've been doing quite a lot of research into the Fraser Rise Area and Deanside (previously called Plumpton and Kororoit).
Im quite confident that i'm leaning more towards the Fraser Rise…

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