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Welcome to WA

Welcome to WA

Coming into 2022, Perth has placed itself as the most affordable capital city in the country with record low vacancy rates and high rental yields. ...

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How To Actively Participate In Your Building Project

How To Actively Participate In Your Building Project

At Activa Homes Group, we believe building is about more than bricks and mortar.  It’s about building relationships with our clients and working together to...

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New Home Trends

New Home Trends

According to the Mirriam-Webster dictionary, ‘trendy’ became a thing in the 1960’s.  While society had always seen styles come and go over time, trends started...

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New Year Resolutions

New Year Resolutions

From all of us at Activa, we would like to wish you a healthy, wealthy and happy New Year. It’s that time of year that,...

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Why Take The Risk?

Why Take The Risk?

People may ask “Why take the risk?” investing in property.  For every investor, the answer will be different. It all comes down to personality, goals...

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Building a Home is like Telling a Story

Building a Home is like Telling a Story

As your English Teacher would have told you, a great story needs to include the elements of who, what, when, where, why and how.  The...

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Special Occasions

Special Occasions

Would you believe that Christmas is less than a month away!  Rather than sit and lament about how fast the year has gone, let’s focus...

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5 things to do to start your building journey …

5 things to do to start your building journey …

Good things come to those who … get started! I’ve been sitting here procrastinating over writing our last blog for the year. Believe me, with...

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2021 A Year In Review

2021 A Year In Review

It seems that 2021 has been the year of media overload. From the pandemic to politics to the Perth property market, there has been a...

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Providing Your Own Materials

Providing Your Own Materials

As a custom home builder, we offer our clients a level of flexibility above and beyond your standard builder. Part of this is allowing our...

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Houses Have Numbers … Not People

Houses Have Numbers … Not People

At Activa, we believe that houses have numbers … not people.  Have you been at the deli counter in a supermarket during a busy period?...

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Property Investment & Passive Income

Property Investment & Passive Income

Being able to tick items off your bucket list means having enough cash at bank to be able to say YES when the opportunity arises!...

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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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