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3 months3 monthsSmall MindsSmall Minds posted:
Mimosa Independent Building Inspections

Give Pros a call on 0416 211 888. He works in Construction Law.
Or John Perry on 0408 611 748. Again a construction lawyer.

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3 months3 monthsSmall MindsSmall Minds posted:
Mimosa Independent Building Inspections

The validity of the clause is the issue. Some clients refuse to pay it and have not paid it well after handover. Remember, the items that the private inspector picks…

4 months4 monthsSmall MindsSmall Minds posted:
Choosing a Builder

SejaeD,
When builders try and dictate to home owners what is acceptable and what is not, empowerment of the home owner with an understanding of their legal obligations is all I…

4 months4 monthsSmall MindsSmall Minds posted:
Choosing a Builder

Dear All,
I'm well aware of the issue and hence the reason for raising same. The home owner is the one that is responsible for the building compliance.
The fact is…

4 months4 monthsSmall MindsSmall Minds posted:
Building quality volume vs custom builder

Marcs,
Your whole premise is based on the home owner not accepting the dwelling without fault. How would they know? And that is the core issue that I'm highlighting.
The home owners…

4 months4 monthsSmall MindsSmall Minds posted:
Choosing a Builder

SejaeD,
I want to run this past you to assist you with understanding the first sentence.
If two years after the builder has left the site and handed the house over to…

4 months4 monthsSmall MindsSmall Minds posted:
Building quality volume vs custom builder

Marc.
Then what you are saying is if the home owner accepts the dwelling and moves in, based on your asserting, and then for some reason a government authority such as…

4 months4 monthsSmall MindsSmall Minds posted:
Carlisle Homes in South East Melbourne

You are correct. It is within the regulations to have a client give up items so long as the home owner signs the contract with these things installed as conditions.
The…

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4 months4 monthsSmall MindsSmall Minds posted:
Building with Bentley Homes Look For

Ardo,
Section 17 of the Domestic Building Contracts Act Vic states that you have the right of entry. Section 132 of the same act states that you cannot contract out of…

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4 months4 monthsSmall MindsSmall Minds posted:
Building with Ascot homes look out

Your statement above is not correct depending on the state. For example in Victoria the builder is obliged to accept and read a private inspectors report. See VCAT case Draper…

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4 months4 monthsSmall MindsSmall Minds posted:
Building with Ascot homes look out

Under the laws of Australia, the home owner is 100% responsible for the house being built in a compliant manner. Not the builder. Not the Surveyor. You the Home owner.…

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4 months4 monthsSmall MindsSmall Minds posted:
Building with Bentley Homes Look For

Before you build any home you must understand the following.
Under the laws of Australia, the home owner is 100% responsible for the house being built in a compliant manner. Not…

4 months4 monthsSmall MindsSmall Minds posted:
Arden Homes Inspectors

I agree.
Under the laws of Australia, the home owner is 100% responsible for the house being built in a compliant manner. Not the builder. Not the Surveyor. You the Home…

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4 months4 monthsSmall MindsSmall Minds posted:
8Homes vs Burbank?

Before you sign, read this.
Under the laws of Australia, the home owner is 100% responsible for the house being built in a compliant manner. Not the builder. Not the Surveyor.…

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4 months4 monthsSmall MindsSmall Minds posted:
Building in Manor Lakes

Before you get involved with Mimosa read the following.
Under the laws of Australia, the home owner is 100% responsible for the house being built in a compliant manner. Not the…

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4 months4 monthsSmall MindsSmall Minds posted:
Metricon Liberty 42 vs Carlisle Homes Granada Retreat 45

Dear All,
Have a good read of the contract and specifications. Metricon build to the Standards and don't impose restrictions. Others do something completely different. However Once you sign up or…

4 months4 monthsSmall MindsSmall Minds posted:
Carlisle Homes in South East Melbourne

If you are so sure, have a read of the contract and the specifications. They are within the law if you sign them.

4 months4 monthsSmall MindsSmall Minds posted:
Carlisle Homes in South East Melbourne

Read the following before you sign anything.
Under the laws of Australia, the home owner is 100% responsible for the house being built in a compliant manner. Not the builder. Not…

4 months4 monthsSmall MindsSmall Minds posted:
Metricon Liberty 42 vs Carlisle Homes Granada Retreat 45

Go with Metricon. Read the following and then Ask Carlisle for the a copy of their contract and specifications.
Under the laws of Australia, the home owner is 100% responsible for…

4 months4 monthsSmall MindsSmall Minds posted:
Building quality volume vs custom builder

Under the laws of Australia, the home owner is 100% responsible for the house being built in a compliant manner. Not the builder. Not the Surveyor. You the Home owner.…

4 months4 monthsSmall MindsSmall Minds posted:
Carlisle Homes new contract trick

Under the laws of Australia, the home owner is 100% responsible for the house being built in a compliant manner. Not the builder. Not the Surveyor. You the Home owner.…

4 months4 monthsSmall MindsSmall Minds posted:
First Home build - Carlisle Matisse 29

Under the laws of Australia, the home owner is 100% responsible for the house being built in a compliant manner. Not the builder. Not the Surveyor. You the Home owner.…

4 months4 monthsSmall MindsSmall Minds posted:
Construction cost increased.

Under the laws of Australia, the home owner is 100% responsible for the house being built in a compliant manner. Not the builder. Not the Surveyor. You the Home owner.…

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4 months4 monthsSmall MindsSmall Minds posted:
Building a Metricon Glendale 42 Limited Edition in Melbourne

Hari,
I would go with Metricon or Dennis. Read the following when dealing with Carlisle.
Under the laws of Australia, the home owner is 100% responsible for the house being built in…

4 months4 monthsSmall MindsSmall Minds posted:
Choosing a Builder

Under the laws of Australia, the home owner is 100% responsible for the house being built in a compliant manner. Not the builder. Not the Surveyor. You the Home owner.…

5 months5 monthsSmall MindsSmall Minds posted:
Carlisle Homes new contract trick

Here is the clause.

Carlisle Homes new contract trick
5 months5 monthsSmall MindsSmall Minds posted:
Carlisle Homes new contract trick

Carlisle Homes have put a new clause in the contract. Have a look at item 36.5. I'm sure that the legislation overrides this clause.
Just when you think they cannot…

5 months5 monthsSmall MindsSmall Minds posted:
Mimosa Independent Building Inspections

MB,
They will not advise if they are doing anything. If you get a chance ring them and ask.
SM

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8 months8 monthsSmall MindsSmall Minds posted:
Arden Homes Inspectors

The building surveyor or the appointed inspector under the surveyor can approve a slab in Victoria. I teach the Advance Diploma of Building Surveying and I can tell you that…

9 months9 monthsSmall MindsSmall Minds posted:
Arden Homes Inspectors

Sam is one of the good guys. He will look after your best interest. You need to be strong with the builder and when they state that Sam is wrong,…

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