Tips for building a new home

Estate land savings

Mark Bryson - Thursday, June 26, 2014

When looking to purchase a piece of land for your new home build, there are many factors to take into account, but one major item is often overlooked or not known about. 
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Living and investing on the same piece of land

Mark Bryson - Tuesday, June 24, 2014
I currently have several clients we are building new homes for on their existing home sites. This is a great way of releasing the full potential in your land. The land cost in most cases is much higher than the new home build cost. Many clients sell one of the new homes off to cover the new build cost and the remaining homes are rented out creating a passive income more years to come.

Build an investment in your backyard

Mark Bryson - Thursday, June 19, 2014

With the pressure on the retirement age being lifted many people are looking into building a new home in their backyard. This is a great idea with no cost for land and a rental income coming in relieves the pressure when retirement is coming up.  
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Buying a new home build site

Mark Bryson - Friday, June 13, 2014

I was asked the other day to provide a quote for a new home build in Mernda. I sent an email to the land agent requesting a copy of the current engineering for the civil works. 
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New home build site classification

Mark Bryson - Wednesday, June 11, 2014

This is an interesting topic and one that is really important when it comes to site costs. Best soil class is A class and the worst is P class. 
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Alarm systems

Mark Bryson - Saturday, June 07, 2014

At Berstan Homes we have found that it is becoming standard for our new home builds to have an alarm system fitted.  
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Knock down rebuild in Donvale

Mark Bryson - Tuesday, June 03, 2014

A problem is starting to come to light with many looking for real estate in Donvale area and are unable to find suitable properties.  
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