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Here we provide our readers with answers to all the common (and not so common!) questions around building a home in the country.

 

Why do I need a soil test before building? We answer that. Should I build or buy a home? Yep, we help answer that too. Whats the best time of year to build a new home? Or what about The section 32 statement?

 

We are regularly adding new content to this library, so keep checking back to increase your knowledge and understanding on all things related to building a new country home.

 

Or, if you can’t find an answer to your question, reach out to us on 1800 01 05 09 or email us at [email protected] and one of our helpful consultants will happily attempt to answer you question!


how much money you should spend on a new home

5 STEPS TO WORK OUT HOW MUCH MONEY YOU SHOULD SPEND ON A NEW HOME

You might be researching the option of a building a new home, and are finding that the spectrum of how …
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title peg

THE IMPORTANCE OF A TITLE PEG.

Your builder’s jumping up and down about making sure all the title pegs (or boundary pegs) are in place before …
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understand a building contract

3 KEY FACTORS TO HELP YOU TO UNDERSTAND A BUILDING CONTRACT

So you’re getting close to signing on the dotted line, and suddenly you’ve gone a bit wobbly at the knees …
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bank valuation

THE STORY OF BANK VALUATIONS

It’s probably common knowledge that when you go to get a bank loan for a new home, the bank will …
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section 173 agreement

WHAT IS A SECTION 173 AGREEMENT?

It’s a fairly common outcome for a council to ask for a section 173 agreement in a planning permit that’s …
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insurance while your home is being built

DO YOU NEED TO GET INSURANCE WHILE YOUR HOME IS BEING BUILT?

Getting a home built is a major project, and once the initial excitement is over after arranging things, people often …
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rock on my building site

HELP! WHAT HAPPENS IF THERES A LOT OF ROCK ON MY BUILDING SITE?

You may be looking at buying a block of land or you already own it, and you want a new …
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visualise your new home

YES, YOU CAN VISUALISE YOUR NEW HOME BEFORE ITS BUILT.

So you’re wondering how to visualise your new home? What will it actually look like in real life? And that’s …
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how big should a home be

HOW BIG SHOULD A HOME BE?

There are points in the journey of getting a new home built where you ask yourself some interesting questions, and …
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building permit

WHEN DO I GET THE BUILDING PERMIT FOR MY NEW HOME?

Every new home that’s built needs to have a permit from the relevant authority – which you’re no doubt aware …
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home owners warranty insurance

HELPING YOU UNDERSTAND THE HOME OWNERS WARRANTY INSURANCE.

So, what is Home Owners Warranty Insurance (HOWI)? This is probably the most misunderstood and confused insurance in building a …
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connecting gas to your new country home

5 COMMON Q & A ON CONNECTING GAS TO YOUR NEW COUNTRY HOME

Are you wondering whether connecting gas to your new country home is possible? And if so, what it will cost? …
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Informational Videos

Permits

In the following series of videos, Paul discusses, in depth, the permit process when building a home.


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