Choosing home builders in Sydney can be overwhelming. What you might not realise at first is that finding a builder to construct your house is very different from a builder who may do odd jobs around your home or a minor renovation. To ensure you choose the right builder for the job, here is a list of 5 commonly made mistakes you can avoid.
There is no denying the fact that housing affordability in Sydney is a growing issue for many first home buyers. The situation is rather complex and involves many concerns. There is the fact that young Australians simply cannot afford to purchase a new home in a suburb they dream of calling home. Then of course there is the need to ensure that the chosen location is not only close to transport but amenities and creature comforts. Let’s not forget too that some areas within Sydney simply rarely see land become available. So what options are there for first home buyers looking to buy their first home in Sydney? Here’s one idea that is sure to be considered smart!
No matter whom you ask, everyone will agree that when it comes to building in Sydney, the location of your new home is right up there with the most important aspects to consider. Whilst a new home design is critical, the area that surrounds your home is just as important. So if you are looking for the perfect location to build your new home in Sydney, what do you need to consider?
When it comes time to consider building in Sydney, a new home on a property you already own, one of the hardest aspects to decide upon is the floor plan. You’ve no doubt found the home that looks exactly as you dreamed your new home would, and have plenty of ideas on how you plan to fit it out with décor and furniture, but what layout will work best?
Sydney is home to some of the world’s most famous landmarks and those fortunate enough to have a Sydney-suburb postcode, wouldn’t trade it for anything. The area is so multi-faceted. With great shopping, beaches and natural surrounds it’s no wonder this region of New South Wales is home to enormous employment opportunities and properties with price tags to match. If Sydney is an area you’re keen to call home, let’s look at the hottest suburbs that will accommodate your dream home and match your budget.
Land in Sydney is not always your typical shape or size. There are many suburbs where allotments are rather narrow and steeply sloped which can potentially result in difficulty finding the perfect home to build. Many of Sydney’s oldest suburbs weren’t planned, they just kind of “happened” as settlers came. What does that mean for new home prices in Sydney? It means that you need to choose a new home that suits the block. Luckily Dixon Homes have plenty of solutions to offer when building a new home, no matter what land you own or what unconventional features it brings.
You cannot deny that kids who live in Sydney are really able to experience the best of both worlds; culture, theatre, beaches, fun, sun and world-class education. If you are thinking about moving to Sydney to take up a work opportunity or simply to give your family a new start, there is so much to love about this city, you’ll wonder why you didn’t make the move earlier.
The Sydney property market is booming and all indicators show that things are not likely to slow down anytime soon. In fact, with demand so high and vacancy rates low, owning a property in this most attractive city in Australia is going to offer much financial benefit. So what is it that makes Sydney such a popular area and what is the best way to capitalise on this hot market?
Most Sydney-siders will tell you there is nowhere else in the world they would rather live. While Canberra boasts the title of the capital of Australia, many would argue that Sydney is the centre of the Australian universe. Sydney, the harbour city, is truly magnificent to behold from the right vantage point. From Bondi Beach to the Opera House, we all have our own images that come to mind when we think of the New South Wales capital. But how about living here? Moreover, how about building a new home here, either off the plan or from a house and land package provider? Let’s see what you’ve got ahead of you if you decide to make the big move to the big smoke.
We regularly get sold the idea we can have it all but usually this isn’t the reality for first home buyers – or for those building or buying a home in general. Making some sacrifices or tradeoffs is a common part of buying an affordable property, and those who build a home will tell you the same thing. While its understandable you’d want everything to be perfect with your new home, nearly all buyers will make some kind of sacrifices to get there. Continue reading