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Staying Positive

Staying Positive

Staying positive when it comes to property investment in the current market may seem impossible; but there is always a silver lining if you’re willing...

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Heading In The Right Direction

Heading In The Right Direction

When you have your home custom designed, you can ensure that both you and your home are heading in the right direction.  This starts with...

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Build To Your Price … Not Ours

Build To Your Price … Not Ours

Last month, we focused on how you can compare the overall value you should expect to receive from your builder; and we had a look...

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Bathroom Bliss

Bathroom Bliss

Bathroom Bliss! Whether you’re getting ready for a new day or winding day from the day that was, your bathroom or ensuite is your sanctuary....

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Finding The Balance

Finding The Balance

Had an interesting chat with an investor client the other week when we were doing their pre-start for an upcoming 3 unit development.  It was...

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Choosing Your Builder

Choosing Your Builder

When you start your building journey, you want to find the best value builder … but what does “best value” really mean?  We’ve all heard...

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Home is Where the Heart Is

Home is Where the Heart Is

Home is where the heart is and your kitchen is truly the heart of your home.  It’s the place where sustenance is offered not only...

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Investing and Developing – Learn Before You Earn

Investing and Developing – Learn Before You Earn

When it comes to property investing and developing, as entrepreneur and Action Coach CEO Brad Sugars would say, you need to ‘learn before you earn’!...

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Material Things – Form and Function

Material Things – Form and Function

Your new home is made of material things. Concrete, bricks, timber, tiles, appliances etc.  Some if these things you can’t see and some you can. ...

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Should I Sell or Rent?

Should I Sell or Rent?

Should I sell or rent? Let’s just put this out there upfront – we are NOT financial advisors. What we can tell you is from...

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What’s The Situation With Storage?

What’s The Situation With Storage?

What’s the situation with storage where you live now and what do you need to consider when designing your new home?  We can safely say...

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Are Custom Builds More Expensive?

Are Custom Builds More Expensive?

Many people believe that building with a custom home builder is more expensive than getting a project home.  It all depends on what you value...

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Coastal Living

Coastal Living

Pristine beaches, perfect weather and late summer sunsets. Coastal living in Perth is where you want to be.  Imagine entertaining on your balcony or strolling...

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Lighting Design For Your New Home

Lighting Design For Your New Home

Creating a lighting design for your brand new home helps in making each space both beautiful and functional.  So what do you need to consider...

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A New Wave Is Coming

A New Wave Is Coming

It seems the world is finally starting to realise what we always knew … Perth is the best place in the world to live.  A...

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Building in a Boom

Building in a Boom

Consumer confidence, record high resource prices and the building grants have all contributed to boom times for the WA economy.  We have managed, so far,...

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Indoor/Outdoor Spaces

Indoor/Outdoor Spaces

I know you’ll all agree with me when I say that Perth is the best place in the world to live.  So why not make...

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Adding Personality To Your New Home

Adding Personality To Your New Home

New things can often feel sterile.  Their shiny exterior implies lack of use.  No memories have been created yet.  Making your new home feel settled...

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Hamptons Style Homes

Hamptons Style Homes

We’re hearing a lot about Hampton Style Homes and the trend really seems to be kicking off in Perth.  So what is a “Hamptons” Style...

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Investing Once The Moratorium Ends

Investing Once The Moratorium Ends

The vaccine is here and there is hope on the horizon. So what does this mean for property investing once the moratorium ends? If you...

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How Regulations Affect Profit

How Regulations Affect Profit

Frankly, you build an investment property for a profit.  Whether you sell it or keep it in a rental portfolio, you want to avoid costs...

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Planning On Building an Investment Property?

Planning On Building an Investment Property?

Planning On Building an Investment Property?  When it comes to property investing and developing it is imperative that you undertake comprehensive due diligence and a...

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Your New Home

Your New Home

Your building specification outlines all of the inclusions in your contract.  Some of this is made up of the more technical items such as siteworks,...

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Custom Build To Your Budget

Custom Build To Your Budget

So, how much do you want to spend on your new property?  This amount will vary depending on whether this is going to be your...

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Make Your Money Work Harder Than You Do

Make Your Money Work Harder Than You Do

2020 has been a remarkable year and we are all experiencing some level of burnout. In 2021, why not make your money work harder than...

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Is It Too Late To Sign Up For the Building Grants?

Is It Too Late To Sign Up For the Building Grants?

The HomeBuilder and Building Bonus grants have done exactly what they were intended to do … stimulate the construction industry. Even though the state government...

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Winner of the MBA National Business Leadership Awards

Winner of the MBA National Business Leadership Awards

Winning the 2020 MBA National Business Leadership Award is recognition of the highest level of Professionalism, Business Management, Financial Management and Staff Management our clients...

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Things You Need To Tell Your Builder

Things You Need To Tell Your Builder

If you want the design to be right and the build to be on budget, there a certain things you need to tell your builder...

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Building To Your Budget

Building To Your Budget

There’s a very good reason why you should use a builder appointed draftsperson, to design your new home.  It’s because the builder has just as...

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Why Cash (and Cashflow) Is King!

Why Cash (and Cashflow) Is King!

In the past, you could expect a loan application to take a couple of weeks to be processed and have the loan in place, ready...

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