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5 Benefits Of Adding A Backyard Granny Flat

Whether you’re thinking of renting out a granny flat , setting up a home office or business, or just need some extra space for visitors (or independent teenagers), granny flats are uniquely multi-purpose - the opportunities are endless! Adding a granny flat to your house plan with Montgomery Homes comes with a range of attractive benefits. In this blog, we highlight the major benefits and possible uses for a backyard granny flat - read on.
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4 Essential Steps to Getting a New Home Construction Loan

Looking to build a brand new home, but not sure how a construction loan works? If you’re needing to loan funds, a construction loan is required for homeowners looking to build, knock down and rebuild, or complete major renovations.
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first home buyers

8 First Home Buyer Tips to Make the Process Simple and Stress-Free

Becoming a homeowner for the first time is life changing - this could be your forever home! It’s one of the biggest investments you’ll ever make, and a valuable one at that. As a first time homeowner, the home building (or buying) process can be a little overwhelming. There are so many options to choose from - you can buy a pre-existing home or you can build a fresh home that's customised to you; you can compare home loans and rates, or consider a guarantor…
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What Is A Drop Edge Beam & Why Do I Need One?

When building a brand new home, it’s possible to get lost in all the building jargon. While we do our best to make the process simple to follow and understand, it can be helpful to learn certain phrases and building techniques so you have a better understanding of what’s happening with your new home build.
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Your Guide to Building in a Bushfire Zone

Following what has been dubbed “Black Summer” in 2019 to 2020, it’s natural to be concerned about building in a bushfire zone. Australian bushfires are infamous for being catastrophic, widespread, and hard to contain. It’s a major concern for all Australians.
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house design

How to Make a Sloping Block Work For You

Sloping blocks can be intimidating at first. But with the right builder and a few helpful tips under your belt, building on a sloping site can be a breeze! Here, we explore how to make a sloping block work for your home design. Learn more in this blog!
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Tips For Building in a Flood Zone NSW

Australia is world-renowned for having wild and often unpredictable weather. Over the past several months, we’ve had bushfires, floods, and incredible storms. When it’s time to start planning a new home build, it’s important to consider how these wild weather conditions will impact the construction process - for example, the council approval process and which home designs will reduce the vulnerability of your home in the unfortunate event of a flood.
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Benefits of Buying a House and Land Package

There are endless possibilities when it comes to building or buying a new home - and it can be challenging to find the best option for you and your family. Purchasing a house and land package is one of the easiest and most cost-effective options for building a brand new home. Read on to find out what's involved in building a house and land package and whether it's for you.
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knock down rebuild

Renovate vs Rebuild: When Is It Better to Demolish?

Comparing the costs, pros and cons of renovating vs rebuilding? It’s a big decision to make, but here, we share some key considerations to make the choice simple!
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