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It's Green!

As per my first post, we have been waiting on the release of all of our reports relating to our land, so that Metricon can finalise our construction plan and get to building! 160 more words

The Kyton 24

My husband & I carefully selected the Kyton 24 from a range of options available from the Home Solutions packages.

For us, the layout is perfect. 368 more words

Waiting to Build

Welcome to my blog! This is a blog detailing our experience building our first home – the Kyton 24 – by Metricon through Home Solutions. 1,049 more words

Playing the waiting game

So, after a mini flurry of activity on the admin front it suddenly feels like we are back to idle territory.

The contract variations and amended drawings were sent to us for approval last Thursday – 3 painstakingly long weeks after contract signing. 292 more words


Colour me happy

The interior colour selection is perhaps the most exciting and anticipated stage in pre-construction. Think of it as one massive shopping spree! We have half a day to pick doors, architraves, cornices, staircase, taps, wall and ceiling paint colour, bench tops, vanity cabinets, bathroom accessories, splashbacks…you name it. 287 more words


Wheels slowly turning

Something that has become glaringly evident to me since we jumped onboard the building wagon is that this whole journey requires the patience of a saint. 159 more words

14 Jul 2014 (AFR) - The $2500 house deposit – high-risk mortgages return

(14 July 2014, AFR, p1, Nick Lenaghan)

‘ “No deposit? No worries!” declares the HomeFirst website. The one-stop shop for land, houses and mortgages was recently launched by BGC and Metricon, Australia’s biggest home builders. 29 more words

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