Tuesday, March 22, 2016
Last week I was talking to some potential clients for our company and I was interested in hearing about the costs they were looking at for an extension of their existing home.
They had been quoted by several leading Melbourne building companies specializing in extensions and the estimates ranged between $390 - $460k. The scope of the works is as follows:
Ground floor required several walls to be demolished and the inclusion of some steel work the brief also includedread more
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Our quoting of late with knock down rebuild Melbourne are increasing steadily by around 10% per year and I have been noticing most enquiries are from existing land owners.
Most of our clients are simply unable to find the home they want and really are struggling to find knock down homes in their area so the only solution is a knock down rebuild of their existing home.
Dual occupancy solutions are also proving very popular as this is an idealread more
Monday, November 30, 2015
Berstan Homes are giving you an opportunity to get a brand new home for free if you own your land in Doncaster or Templestowe and your land is suitable for a knock down rebuild. How it works? Berstan Homes will do a free assessment of your land for suitability. Once Berstan Homes have completed their assessment if you can build a dual occupancy dwelling on your land, Berstan Homes will give you a fixed price to construct the dual occupancyread more
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Ivanhoe is the perfect suburb for a knock down rebuild with plenty of good size lots of land and plenty of old homes on them. Talk to Berstan Homes team today about how easy it is to do a knock down new build in Ivanhoe. The major factor with a knock down rebuild is that you will get the perfect home designed for you and your family to live in.read more
Monday, May 11, 2015
We have been pricing plenty of knock down rebuilds in the Park Orchard area of late. A common design request with these is for the inclusion of a ground floor master bedroom with full ensuite facilities.
This type of design is becoming very common with our clients and a real asset to the home design enabling visitors their own space.read more
Monday, February 23, 2015
Berstan Homes has just been awarded a knock down rebuild in Seaford. The Home was extensively damaged by fire prior to Christmas and will need to be demolished, luckily no on was hurt. The home we are building on site will be a custom design with some unique requests by our client in regards to acoustics. An only true way to have a design you can call your own is a custom designed home.
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
Many people make the mistake of trying to do the pre-works and council liaison for a knock down rebuild on their own and most find out the hard way these works are not for the inexperienced.
I strongly recommend all knock down rebuild pre-works should be handled by the experts and ultimately the whole process will be relatively effortless. The best way to deal with council planners is to employ a company that uses planners to do all the dealingread more
Friday, January 30, 2015
A small fortune can be made by doing a knock down rebuild with the right size land. With a shortage of home units in the Diamond Creek area it makes sense to do a knock down rebuild.
If you have a right size land you can build home units and sell them for profit or rent for an income. With an ageing population home units are in high demand and with Berstan Homes we can make it happen.
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Wednesday, October 22, 2014
How to start a knock down rebuild
Drop us an email or call for an appointment with a Berstan Homes consultant. The consultant will come and visit you to discuss the possibilities of the knock down rebuild on your property. What your ideas are and if a single new home or a multiple of new homes are achievable. Many of our clients contract Berstan Homes to build a single new larger home on their existing site with the many designread more
Monday, October 06, 2014
We have been seeing strong enquiry of late from clients interested in costings for knock down rebuilds in Templestowe and Templestowe Lower lately. With so many residents getting to retirement age in the area it is little wonder they want to cash in their land investment and down size.
With average price for townhouse around $800k plus for 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom, 2 car townhouses a knock down rebuild is proving to be a real solution heading into retirement.