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TiredHalo

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11 d11 dTiredHaloTiredHalo posted:
Clarendon Homes | QLD | Sheridan 41

Yep, appointments all done. We already got the bank approval, so just waiting on covenant and council. Our CSC is submitting to covenant on our behalf, though we provided the…

13 d13 dTiredHaloTiredHalo posted:
Clarendon Homes | QLD | Sheridan 41

We've now had our Electrical & Smart Home appointments with Zurcorp.
Firstly, we got a few wins back from our colour selection. They've agreed to do the 10mm overhangs square set…

17 d17 dTiredHaloTiredHalo posted:
Clarendon Homes | QLD | Sheridan 41

No, we have our electrical on Wednesday and then all done. No, our CSC thinks we might get a date by end of November if the covenant etc goes quickly.
The…

18 d18 dTiredHaloTiredHalo posted:
Clarendon Homes | QLD | Sheridan 41

We had our colour selection appointment, and we're a little frustrated with the entire process. The first time we're upset at Clarendon.
Biggest grief point is the fact if you don't…

25 d25 dTiredHaloTiredHalo posted:
Coral Boston38 - SEQ

Looking good, and progressing well.

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30 d30 dTiredHaloTiredHalo posted:
Metricon Liberty 45 in Ryde NSW

Nice. Did you do this yourself or have someone else do it?

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1 month1 monthTiredHaloTiredHalo posted:
Clarendon Homes | QLD | Sheridan 41

Yeah, we got an email at 830pm on Thursday night to ring to book our electrical appointments (yep, we're getting ducted), but on Friday the sole person who does the…

1 month1 monthTiredHaloTiredHalo posted:
Clarendon Homes | QLD | Sheridan 41

Thanks. :)
We have the colour selection appointment on the 1st November. Haven't been phoned yet to set up the electrical. At this stage, it is…

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1 month1 monthTiredHaloTiredHalo posted:
Clarendon Homes | QLD | Sheridan 41

This morning we had our tile selection appointment with Beaumont Tiles. Upgrade total was just under $14k.
Haven Bone and Haven Charcoal in the bathrooms (300x600 on the walls, 450x450 on…

1 month1 monthTiredHaloTiredHalo posted:
Modified Madison 35 by Clarendon Homes - Brisbane

Looking good. With our current house we go through garage > laundry to get the mower out into the backyard and it works fine. Lucky you realised that now!
Hope you…

1 month1 monthTiredHaloTiredHalo posted:
Modified Madison 35 by Clarendon Homes - Brisbane

Our final price on our BA came in at $484,000.

1 month1 monthTiredHaloTiredHalo posted:
Modified Madison 35 by Clarendon Homes - Brisbane

Other pricing in our BA:
2 continuous rotating roof vents: $600
Wall and the 2 820mm cavity sliding to theatre: $1,140
2 620mm cavity sliding to study: $685
Magnetic door stops: $165
Wall tile…

1 month1 monthTiredHaloTiredHalo posted:
Manhattan 21 heavily modified - Coral Homes Sunshine Coast

I like how this one looks, but in the end you're the one who has to live with it. :)
We've got our tile appointment on Thursday…

1 month1 monthTiredHaloTiredHalo posted:
Modified Madison 35 by Clarendon Homes - Brisbane

Nice to see you now have a thread, and happy to see another QLD Clarendon build.
Really like the downstairs modifications you have planned. And definitely, you can put in…

2 months2 monthsTiredHaloTiredHalo posted:
Clarendon Homes | QLD | Sheridan 41

Yeah, it has pictures of all the various choices and if they are Ruby/Sapphire/Diamond/Upgrade options. Some things are missing like staircase options, but majority is in there.
Since we already have…

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2 months2 monthsTiredHaloTiredHalo posted:
Clarendon Homes | QLD | Sheridan 41

Signed the Building Agreement today.
Got this handy little book as well:

Clarendon Homes | QLD | Sheridan 41
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2 months2 monthsTiredHaloTiredHalo posted:
Metricon - Chelsea 37

Aww what a cutie.

2 months2 monthsTiredHaloTiredHalo posted:
Clarendon Homes | QLD | Sheridan 41

Received the Building Agreement yesterday, and will be meeting with our sales consultant on Saturday. There are still a few small things that need to be rectified.
Updated drawings:

2 months2 monthsTiredHaloTiredHalo posted:
Clarendon Homes | QLD | Sheridan 41

Haha me too!
By the time land settles and council approvals, it likely won't start until late November/early December, and even then I think I may be wishful. We'll see. But…

2 months2 monthsTiredHaloTiredHalo posted:
Clarendon Homes | QLD | Sheridan 41

To help others looking at building with Clarendon Homes in QLD, here is a list of some prices for our upgrades/changes:
500mm extension to Garage width: $2,795
Raised platform in theatre: $1,395
2340mmx1200mm…

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2 months2 monthsTiredHaloTiredHalo posted:
Clarendon Homes | QLD | Sheridan 41

Yeah the entire house will be rendered, so we won't have bricks. They're replacing the bricks with Hebel and using acrylic render.

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2 months2 monthsTiredHaloTiredHalo posted:
Clarendon Homes | QLD | Sheridan 41

Preliminary drawings from our building agreement. We've already put in variations for minor alterations to be there for the contract.
Updated drawings found: viewtopic.php?p=1825802#p1825802

3 months3 monthsTiredHaloTiredHalo posted:
Clarendon Homes | QLD | Sheridan 41

Our first home we built with Plantation and their build quality and inclusions for base are quite good. We recently had the bank valuer out and he was like 'is…

3 months3 monthsTiredHaloTiredHalo posted:
Clarendon Homes | QLD | Sheridan 41

Pricing from Clarendon:
Sapphire Plus: $355,100 (this includes site costs up to H1 soil)
Axis facade: $6,990
Hebel render finish to home: $9,880
Colourbond roof with anticon blanket: $6,750
Grand alfresco standard option: $7,450
Diamond kitchen:…

3 months3 monthsTiredHaloTiredHalo posted:
Clarendon Homes | QLD | Sheridan 41

Hi
We were originally planning on building a , but have recently changed our track and are now building a Sheridan 41 with Clarendon Homes.
Timeline:
* 9 June 2018 - $1,000 deposit…

3 months3 monthsTiredHaloTiredHalo posted:
Coral Boston38 - SEQ

How is it all travelling? Would love to see your build progress.
Partner is now thinking of switching to the Brighton facade. How much did that cost?

4 months4 monthsTiredHaloTiredHalo posted:
Coral Homes – Grange 29 (St Kilda façade) HB/QLD

Looking good. Am debating if I want overheads in the laundry like you've done or cupboards.

4 months4 monthsTiredHaloTiredHalo posted:
Boston 38 | Coral Homes

Yesterday our land was finally priced, and comes with a nice incentive bonus of $3,000 off if we are building with a builder at their display village (which we are).…

5 months5 monthsTiredHaloTiredHalo posted:
Coral Boston38 - SEQ

Nice sized pool!
Thanks for posting your colour variations, super helpful, especially as we're looking at a Silver Range carpet and adding in extra zones to the aircon. :)

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5 months5 monthsTiredHaloTiredHalo posted:
Redbank Plains Custom Build: Homes by CMA

Frustrating that Coral let you get so far before pulling the pin on you.
Floor plan looks good. With the note on the MEDIA does that mean you'll have to put…

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