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Zorro6

Joined 26 April 2019
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6 months6 monthsZorro6Zorro6 posted:
The parties have reached a mutual understanding in resolutio

Well done but your reply didn’t make any sense to me. So you are not in the trades in any way and you want this so called Royal Commission? …

6 months6 monthsZorro6Zorro6 posted:
The parties have reached a mutual understanding in resolutio

Obviously you have never built your own dwelling or you would realise what can go wrong with a build with all the best intentions. I don’t fully understand your point…

6 months6 monthsZorro6Zorro6 posted:
The parties have reached a mutual understanding in resolutio

That’s just it , it doesn’t exist at the moment but I think it would be far more effective than a so called royal commission. Insurance companies need to address…

6 months6 monthsZorro6Zorro6 posted:
The parties have reached a mutual understanding in resolutio

Unfortunately the real world operates on profits and politicians egos. Regulations are in place so maybe a home builders insurance would be a way to go.

6 months6 monthsZorro6Zorro6 posted:
The parties have reached a mutual understanding in resolutio

The problem is that most consumers want the key and are often renting and have given notice. If the consumer holds the payment the builder is forced to act to…

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6 months6 monthsZorro6Zorro6 posted:
The parties have reached a mutual understanding in resolutio

Do you realise Royal Commissions cost millions of dollars mainly going to the legal profession for asking questions they get from builders and paid for by the taxpayer. A better…

6 months6 monthsZorro6Zorro6 posted:
HIA Contracts/Owners rights

Savloy
Having read your thread more closely maybe they are trying to charge on the misquote get payment then not deduct it from the final invoice. In my experience and I’ve…

6 months6 monthsZorro6Zorro6 posted:
HIA Contracts/Owners rights

Sounds like they are having trouble paying the trades. Sometimes the contractors won’t come back unless they have been paid on time . The suppliers will also cease orders going…

6 months6 monthsZorro6Zorro6 posted:
Another defective house story

Ok Hart’s
When all else fails go and see the local mp . I have found that fur starts flying when they get involved. It’s a state matter so will be…

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6 months6 monthsZorro6Zorro6 posted:
Who else is building with Eden Brae?

Hi first time
Have a look at “product review .com.au” site. Eden Brae have had 485 reviews for a 4.1/5 positive feedback. A pretty impressive result for that many reviews. I…

6 months6 monthsZorro6Zorro6 posted:
Build a home or Buy established house

One of the first things to do is weigh up the costs. You buy old you move straight in or rent a while longer and get it updated. New…

6 months6 monthsZorro6Zorro6 posted:
Another defective house story

Sounds like a conspiracy to me. Is there an insurance ombudsman? I have known of builders losing their capability to obtain insurance because of past claims. If he can’t…

6 months6 monthsZorro6Zorro6 posted:
Meridian Homes (Sydney)

Ask to view some homes they’ve recently built before u sign anything. Check with owners if they had problems.

6 months6 monthsZorro6Zorro6 posted:
Brand new house - Rising damp issue

The white stain seems to be originating from the grout, I think it’s called efflorescence and is commonly associated with concrete bricks. I think you can get a product at…

6 months6 monthsZorro6Zorro6 posted:
Our McDonald Jones Bronte Build

Hi S & J
By the looks of it you would be on a site prone to bushfire with a high BAL rating. If so I have come across a company…

6 months6 monthsZorro6Zorro6 posted:
The dreaded Christmas shutdown

Our builders seemed to stop around the 21st dec and resumed about 24th jan. But that’s what it is,things stop for Christmas holidays and everyone should expect that . If…

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7 months7 monthsZorro6Zorro6 posted:
Outstanding Final Inspection

If the council have signed off on the pool isn’t all that is required for sale? Do you have a copy of their sign off?

7 months7 monthsZorro6Zorro6 posted:
Has anyome built with Reward Homes- Riverstone

That should be cant get addresses.

7 months7 monthsZorro6Zorro6 posted:
Has anyome built with Reward Homes- Riverstone

I’d ask for some addresses to look at some under construction and or completed. Speak to the trades working there and they might give you some idea of the finish…

7 months7 monthsZorro6Zorro6 posted:
Building at Willowdale

Unfortunately I think some builds just go wrong. I have found if you have a good construct manager the build is good. Also the building companies cut the tradies quotes…

7 months7 monthsZorro6Zorro6 posted:
Process of going to Fair Trading , and is it even worth it?

I presume the grout defects have been rectified. If only you can notice the tile alignment I wouldn’t worry but you’d think that there would be a reason for the…

7 months7 monthsZorro6Zorro6 posted:
Got the keys today

Well done. Good move in changing to Tullipan. Some builders do not have the expertise to change things or build on difficult sites. The ones that can charge an arm…

7 months7 monthsZorro6Zorro6 posted:
The builder has made a variation to the plans and completed

Maybe hire your own building inspector so you can argue with them in technical terms. You will have to get permission for the inspector to go on site. This alone…

Zorro6 wrote:

Maybe get a building inspector at each payment stage to make sure thins are done correctly

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7 months7 monthsZorro6Zorro6 posted:
Our McDonald Jones Bronte Build

Hi S & j
Hope build goes well. Don’t forget that once it starts the builder has a lien on the site and you are not supposed to go on…

7 months7 monthsZorro6Zorro6 posted:
Building with Wisdom Homes

They must have updated their range and this is the latest. They probably have old supply ask them to put the other doors on. I wish I had a shelf…

7 months7 monthsZorro6Zorro6 posted:
Delay cost

That should be completion date.

7 months7 monthsZorro6Zorro6 posted:
Delay cost

Hi raj . I think you need legal advice from a solicitor. The $28 dollars is a penalty payable less any rainy days after completion. The $300 is damages that…

7 months7 monthsZorro6Zorro6 posted:
First Time Land Buyer/Builder Needing Advice!

Well done on getting a better loan gogo.

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