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17 d17 dSgene85Sgene85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

That's awesome! Thanks Hurrow, we will probably go and check it out this weekend. What's the style? Did you take photos? Do you have instagram Hurrow?

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17 d17 dSgene85Sgene85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

We live in Hoppers Crossing, lucky the Werribee display is only 10 minutes drive.
Hey Niki, haha thats awesome! I haven't been to the Highgrove display in a while.
So far…

17 d17 dSgene85Sgene85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

Thanks Niki! I know PD have changed their procedures a few times so perhaps we may be on different procedures depending on when we signed up? I think we…

17 d17 dSgene85Sgene85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

Hey all!
A quick update on our build.
We have received the second soil test results.
We have also received our property information from council.
The next step is now a step…

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30 d30 dSgene85Sgene85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

Hey all, at this stage no further update. We are waiting on:
1. property information from council / developer
2.second soil test results
3. building permits

1 month1 monthSgene85Sgene85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

Hey Liz, quick question - did Porter Davis provide you with the (I don't know the exact term) certificate of occupancy without your flooring or did you have to install…

2 months2 monthsSgene85Sgene85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

lol I just looked up Koo Wee Rup, so you're basically an hour and 45 minutes away from where we are renting at the moment in Hoppers Crossing and the…

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2 months2 monthsSgene85Sgene85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

Yes its good to see a progress while waiting. It would be pretty frustrating if you've been waiting and nothing has improved on the block!
Whereabouts are you building again Niki?…

2 months2 monthsSgene85Sgene85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

Thanks Hurrow / Niki :)
Pretty wrapped, you would think I'm a weirdo if you walked pass my desk at work as I have a huge smile…

2 months2 monthsSgene85Sgene85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

Hello all. We officially now own part of Australia. We settled on our land today!!! Wohooo!!!
Next is to hear back from PD on the second soil test and building permits.

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2 months2 monthsSgene85Sgene85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

Yea we'll ask them to see if they've laid the floor somewhere where we can have a quick look.
Thank you, its a really beautiful colour. Well, it was our cat…

2 months2 monthsSgene85Sgene85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

Yep, we ended up going for the more expensive option which is the Godfrey Hirst Villa Truffle (engineered oak).
I'm just worried that it might be a tad too dark..…

2 months2 monthsSgene85Sgene85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

Haha! Thanks Liz. Thanks for the photo also. Makes sense now.
It looks good, and cant really tell its a different colour! Love the flooring! Such a good colour. I'm starting…

2 months2 monthsSgene85Sgene85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

lol I'm soo sorry Liz. These things are all new to me. Is it easy to install? Should I also tell PD not to install the skirting? Did you paint…

2 months2 monthsSgene85Sgene85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

Ahhh thanks Liz! So did you guys install and paint the upgraded skirts yourself after floor was done?

2 months2 monthsSgene85Sgene85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

Hey Liz/Fademan, sorry to ask a stupid question. Are quads and skirting the same?
When we told them we were doing our own flooring, the tender presenter suggested that we…

2 months2 monthsSgene85Sgene85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

That's awesome! Do you have a blog as well or instagram? Kew28 was actually one of our favorites, but we ended up going with Vancouver.

2 months2 monthsSgene85Sgene85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

Yes, finally. Thanks Hurrow! Hope everything's going well with yours!

2 months2 monthsSgene85Sgene85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

Hi All, A quick update.
Received an email from my bc the other day,we got our developer approval for our design. Next step is to order a second soil test…

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2 months2 monthsSgene85Sgene85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

Our initial site start was March 2017 but that was based on the original time frame that our block would title Dec 2016. That obviously didn't happen.
My estimate is that…

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2 months2 monthsSgene85Sgene85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

Hey all, our block titled yesterday!!!! Wohooo!!! :)
Settlement in two weeks.
I'm waiting for BC to get back to me on our build.

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2 months2 monthsSgene85Sgene85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

Hey Liz! For us our BC said that PD permits team have applied for the developers approval and waiting for developers response. The building permit will then be lodged once…

2 months2 monthsSgene85Sgene85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

Hey Hurrow - Where are you building? Hopefully it doesnt get delayed any further. Ours was originally December and finally titling this month.
Hey Niki - I reckon we'll be building…

2 months2 monthsSgene85Sgene85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

Hi Hurrow, yes we definitely wont complain with getting cash back!
We are building in Cloverton, it's in the North just after Craigieburn but before Wallan.
Thanks, I hope so too.
How's your…

2 months2 monthsSgene85Sgene85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

Hi all, PCV all sorted. It was a credit in the end! Yay!
Just heard from our developer that documents have been lodged at the titles office for registration and expected…

3 months3 monthsSgene85Sgene85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

Awesome! I found her. You're right her wet areas are sort of the same as ours - white tiles with dark grout and they look awesome! Thanks Liz!

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3 months3 monthsSgene85Sgene85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

Fingers crossed. I have seen a number of kitchens with white subway tiles with dark grout and theyve all looked awesome. What's Jenny's instagram?

3 months3 monthsSgene85Sgene85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

Oh no, lol. I hope ours will look okay. I cant wait either! Land titles this month :)

3 months3 monthsSgene85Sgene85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

Hey Liz, the subway tiles is from the inclusion range, I think its called Maxw030. In the powder room we're using a Calacatta brick subway tiles.

3 months3 monthsSgene85Sgene85 posted:
We are building VANCOUVER 33 with PORTER DAVIS

Hey Hurrow. Sorry the photo is just for looks. Our island will be as per the lifestyle island bench size This is just an inspo photo as our island will…

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