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How much does it cost to build a house in 2020?

How much does it cost to build a house in 2020?

Shelter remains one of the three basic amenities every human needs for comfortable living. However, it has become increasingly expensive to construct proper housing due to the rising cost of human labour and building material. So how much do you...

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First Home Loan Deposit Scheme

First Home Loan Deposit Scheme

First Home Loan Deposit Scheme extended for new builds, price caps increased. The building industry has welcomed the extension of the federal government’s First Home Loan Deposit Scheme, but experts have warned of the risk of borrowers taking on more debt.  It...

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Quarantine

Quarantine

'Home Is Where The Heart Is' In these unprecedented times of self-quarantining, the idea of ‘home is where the heart is’ has taken on a whole new dimension. With most families confined to their homes, home is also where the...

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Ormiston Grove

Ormiston Grove

Welcome to Ormiston Grove Ormiston Grove is an eco-friendly land development designed to blend nature with lifestyle. A habitat corridor has been created to retain the native trees and allow free movement of the local wildlife, particularly the resident koalas....

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HomeBuilder Grant

HomeBuilder Grant

HomeBuilder Grant HomeBuilder provides eligible owner-occupiers (including first home buyers) with a grant of $25,000 to build a new home or substantially renovate an existing home. HomeBuilder will assist the residential construction market by encouraging the commencement of new home...

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Tips for investing in property

Tips for investing in property

Investing in property requires a deliberate and calculated approach together with a clear strategy. Although there are no hard and fast rules to property investment there are some actions you can take to improve your investment performance. There are four...

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7 things to consider when buying a block of land in South East Queensland

7 things to consider when buying a block of land in South East Queensland

How to choose the right block of land for your home Choosing the ideal block of land for the type of home you want to build is so important. While the experienced GW Homes builders can help you make the most...

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5 ways to get the most out of building on a sloping block

5 ways to get the most out of building on a sloping block

As vacant land in South East Queensland becomes more scarce, more and more people are choosing to build on steep or sloping blocks. And while building a home on a sloping block does bring its own challenges, the rewards can...

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The 3 ways to build a home in Brisbane

The 3 ways to build a home in Brisbane

If you’ve taken the decision to build a home in Brisbane instead of buying, the GW Homes team says, “Congratulations!”. We believe building your own home is one of the most exciting, fulfilling life experiences you can have. And even after you’ve...

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Beautiful homes, built to your budget

Beautiful homes, built to your budget

At GW Homes, we always remember that every client has their own individual financial situation to consider when building a home, with a personal budget and specific goals. So when we set out to design and build custom homes, we...

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Navigating the home building quotation maze

Navigating the home building quotation maze

When you set out to build the custom home you’ve always dreamed of, it’s only natural to want to start with a good idea of how much it will cost you. But while this need may be universal, the methods...

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The 5 things you need to know about building on a small lot

The 5 things you need to know about building on a small lot

With subdivisions becoming more popular, and land in the inner city at a premium, many home builders in Brisbane are exploring their options for building on small lots. But building on narrow or small lots brings its own unique challenges...

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