Tips For First Home Buyers

With the recent release of the Government’s HomeBuilder supplement, we have happily seen an increase in first time builders visit our display homes. While our team is always on the ready to help anyone who walks through our doors, we understand the importance of taking the time to research, so we’ve compiled a list of handy resources that we have available on our website.

Tips For First Time Builders

Building your first home is an exciting time, but it can be stressful if you don’t have an experienced team guide you through the process. There’s a lot of information out there, so our team have provided some of their top tips to help get you started on your home owning journey.

Understanding Developer Requirements

When purchasing land (specifically in a new development), you may come across the word, ‘covenant’, which is simply a set of rules or guidelines established by the land developer, advising how you can use and design certain elements on your property. If you haven’t purchased land yet, it’s important to review these guidelines upon purchase and to discuss them with your builder. We’ve provided some handy tips below.

Understanding The Build Process

Want to know more about the build process? We outline what happens at every step and what you know what to expect when you build your dream home.

HomeBuilder Supplement Facts & FAQs

On Thursday, June 4, 2020, the Prime Minister, Treasurer and Housing Minister announced the release of the new ‘HomeBuilder’ Stimulus Package. The package is a $25,000 grant for eligible owner-occupiers who build a new home or carry out substantial renovation projects within specific dates and under specific eligibility criteria. Check out the link below for more information.

Queensland First Home Owners Grant

If you’re looking to build a brand new home in Queensland and you have not built or purchased a home before, you could also be eligible for an additional $15,000 grant towards the cost of your new home! Visit the government website to see if you’re eligible.

Our Complete Guide To Building Your Dream Home On-Time & On-Budget

Get into your dream home on-budget, sooner. Discover our expert tips that you can follow to finally build the home of your dreams without sacrificing quality or blowing your budget.

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Free, No Obligation Home Design Consultation

If you’re not sure where to start, our friendly team of home building experts can help. We’ll walk you through everything you should consider when building a new home, and how we believe you can avoid costly mistakes often made when planning a new home build.

During your free consultation, we’ll help you develop a clear vision of exactly what your new home will look like and what you’ll need to make it come to life. We’ll help you choose the best design for your block and budget, answer all of your questions and get you on your way to building your dream home with an accurate estimate of how long it will take and how much it will cost.

We’ll do all of this without charging you a cent. And you’re under no obligation to take up our services.

Here’s what you’ll discover during your free consultation:


How you can have luxurious, high-quality inclusions like Caesarstone benchtops without paying extra for them.


Expert tips and advice on how to make the most of any sloping or challenging blocks.


The latest design trends and features that add real value to your home and are perfect for family living.


The simple yet highly effective ways to avoid timeline blowouts and unnecessary, additional costs.


Exactly how soon you and your family can get the keys and start enjoying life in your stunning new home.