After what felt like the longest wait for our land to go through LPI (we were stuck there for a month 😒), we finally settled on our land yesterday. So about 2-3 months late as we expected settlement back in June but at least we’re moving again. So what else has been happening while we… Read More Land Settlement
It’s been a bumpy few months with our land registration, causing us a fair bit of stress. When we put our deposit down, we were told to expect registration and settlement in June 2017. Just fine with us, keep saving away and work on the house plans so they’re ready to go by then. Fast… Read More LPI…we’re almost there!
Stockland make a big investment in kickstarting the community in their developments. They organise lots of community events – our development has several weekly outdoor fitness groups, monthly outdoor movies in the amphitheatre in the main park, family fun days as well as various one off holiday events. As stages are coming up for registration… Read More Walk The Lot event
It’s been a crazy couple of weeks in our house, suddenly everything seems to be moving which is a shock to the system after all this time of waiting and thinking about it all. First we spoke to Stockland and got an update on the land registration, now estimated for May-June, up from it’s original… Read More Land progress at last
We got this nice little drone video from Stockland just before Christmas with an update on the earthworks for our land precinct which is pretty cool. I have to admit Ive thought buying a drone to get aerial photos of the process would be cool on more than one occasion…but then I remind myself that… Read More Land Progress Video
With the whirlwind of land release week at an end, we had made the call that we would go with the shorter 12.5 wide block that was available opposite the park. The balance between the cheaper price and not paying stamp duty, against extra costs for a double storey home and extra bushfire requirements didn’t… Read More Purchasing Land Pt. 2 – Camping Out
So we waited and waited for the magic email to come to say “hey we’re going to be selling some more land!” Patience is not my greatest virtue. When someone gives me a timeframe of “a couple of weeks”, that means two weeks to me. So when two weeks went by with no news, I… Read More Purchasing Land Pt. 1 – Land Selection