Home
Pros
Forum
  • About
  • Register
  • Contact
InboxSent
MembersPros
WatchingStarredHistory
S+C_MidNorthCoast
14 Posts
S+C_MidNorthCoast
14 Posts
Junior Member

Follow
14PostsMost Active Topics

S+C_MidNorthCoast

Joined 7 January 2021
Junior Member
14 d14 dS+C_MidNorthCoastS+C_MidNorthCoast posted:
Building a modified Montrose 20mkII through Coral Homes

, Any new pics? I'm planning to embark on a home build journey pretty soon. I like the Coral Homes display at Port. I also like a few designs…

14 d14 dS+C_MidNorthCoastS+C_MidNorthCoast posted:
Building a modified Montrose 20mkII through Coral Homes

Update 07/04/2021: We’ve had a lot of rain! Still just an incomplete frame even though we’ve paid the invoice for completion of that stage. Unfortunately we got the the point…

Building a modified Montrose 20mkII through Coral Homes
1 month1 monthS+C_MidNorthCoastS+C_MidNorthCoast posted:
Building a modified Montrose 20mkII through Coral Homes

Good questions. The contract says 150 days from start date in Jan. We are supposed to get $50 a day for every day over that but there’s a lot of…

1 month1 monthS+C_MidNorthCoastS+C_MidNorthCoast posted:
Building a modified Montrose 20mkII through Coral Homes

Update 10/03/21: Frame is 90% up. Just been advised it’s likely to be 6 more months until completion making it a 16 month build from deposit to completion. That’s about…

2 months2 monthsS+C_MidNorthCoastS+C_MidNorthCoast posted:
Building a modified Montrose 20mkII through Coral Homes

Update 25/02/2021: Slab was poured today at 7am which is awesome considering the weather leading up to today. Unfortunately we’ve had thunderstorms and about 15mm of rain this evening with…

2 months2 monthsS+C_MidNorthCoastS+C_MidNorthCoast posted:
Building a modified Montrose 20mkII through Coral Homes

Update 19/02/2021: Slab frame up but due to the rain no further action. Rain is set for the next 5 days, unlikely to see a slab until the end of…

Building a modified Montrose 20mkII through Coral Homes
2 months2 monthsS+C_MidNorthCoastS+C_MidNorthCoast posted:
Building a modified Montrose 20mkII through Coral Homes

Update 12/02/2021: Plumbing is in, power is in and pods have been delivered ready for the slab to go down next week. Our site supervisor has been calling us weekly…

3 months3 monthsS+C_MidNorthCoastS+C_MidNorthCoast posted:
Building a modified Montrose 20mkII through Coral Homes

Update 05/02/2021: Temporary fencing has gone up, portable toilet on site. Concrete piers went down today.
We haven’t had our site visit, met our site supervisor, site administrator or been given…

3 months3 monthsS+C_MidNorthCoastS+C_MidNorthCoast posted:
Building with Coral Homes

Thanks for the reply, they do have an excellent inclusions package. Still tossing up between Coral and Mojo.
Hope your build goes smooth and fast for you👍🏼
I don’t know who Mojo…

3 months3 monthsS+C_MidNorthCoastS+C_MidNorthCoast posted:
Building a modified Montrose 20mkII through Coral Homes

Update 24/01/21
Site has been prepped and plumber + concreting has been booked
They’re apparently really busy at the moment, we hadn’t heard anything and didn’t even know they had started until…

Building a modified Montrose 20mkII through Coral Homes
3 months3 monthsS+C_MidNorthCoastS+C_MidNorthCoast posted:
Building with Coral Homes

Cheers! Yeah we didn’t know what was normal as it’s our first build but there’s been plenty of avoidable delays. Should pick up speed now that we have a start…

3 months3 monthsS+C_MidNorthCoastS+C_MidNorthCoast posted:
Building with Coral Homes

3 hours north of Newcastle. 6 months 4 days from deposit to start building start date.

3 months3 monthsS+C_MidNorthCoastS+C_MidNorthCoast posted:
Coral Homes Grange 28 build time

100% agree re the cost for electrical. We added $3000 to our standard inclusions and still had to contribute almost that again. I’d recommend having a minimum of $10k for…

3 months3 monthsS+C_MidNorthCoastS+C_MidNorthCoast posted:
Building a modified Montrose 20mkII through Coral Homes

Though we would start a thread to blog our new home build. This is our first time building, it's certainly much harder than buying an already established home! Even though…

Joined homeone
7 January 2021

Australia's largest home building and renovation
community with over 1.8 million posts

Home
Pros
Forum
Start a new topic
About
Advertise
Contact Homeone
Articles
All comments made express the views and opinions of the author and not the Administrators, Support nor Homeone Australia & New Zealand
© Homeone Australia & New Zealand All Rights Reserved ‎2001 - 2021

Australia's largest home building and
renovation community
Homeone
About

Terms
Privacy

Follow homeone on FacebookFollow homeone on Twitter
All comments made express the views and opinions of the author and not the Administrators, Support nor Homeone Australia & New Zealand
© Homeone Australia & New Zealand All Rights Reserved ‎2001 - 2021