Building Dreams: Beautiful home renovations Part 1

St Peters addition by Max Pritchard While retaining the original cottage and maintaining the buildings street presence architect Max Pritchard has infused this house with beautiful light and an elegant sensitivity. Bringing the outside in is achieved with a clever and generous use of glazing including: glass walls, highlight windows, glazed corridors and even a…
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Resort Style Living

There is absolutely nothing quite like the relaxation experienced in a Resort. In fact the best resorts around the world make it their chief priority to ensure that their guests are pampered and catered for in such a manner that they leave feeling calm, rejuvenated and refreshed. Resorts are resplendent in all their tropical glory.…
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So you want to be an owner builder?

Owner building your home can be a very enjoyable and rewarding endeavour, but before you jump in there are a few things you need to know. When considering owner building as an option for constructing your new home it is important to fully understand and consider the risks involved. What is an owner builder? An…
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What Is Feasibility & Why Is It Important In Property Development?

Feasibility as it relates to property development is conducting an analysis of the viability of a project. The essential purpose of a feasibility study is to determine if a project is viable and whether or not you should proceed. The different aspects of the feasibility process are designed to help answer the question “Is this…
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7 Reasons A Property Development Fails

Why do property developments fail? No one plans to fail when it comes to developing property, unfortunately all too often there is a failure to plan. Though far from comprehensive, here are 7 common reasons that cause a property development to fail even before they get off the ground. 1. Failure to understand the market…
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Residential Developments – Where to start…

While the development of a property can be financially rewarding, many developers can get themselves into all sorts of trouble resulting in much frustration because they fail to understand or properly investigate their site’s constraints. Many tread the minefield without doing sufficient homework resulting in council rejection or continual town planning re-submissions. There is much…
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