Building a house is not as straight forward as choosing a design and signing a contract, there may be a number of ‘hidden’ costs which can quickly send your budget spiralling out of control if you are not aware of them. This week topic is regarding Council fees.
Council cost – knowing what they are up front
Each council has different fee structures depending on what your application is for. They will include a lodgement fee and then the fees depending on the application to be processed. These may cost you a few thousand dollars.
Avoid a building nightmare: find out the 'hidden' costs before you start building
This report shows you how to avoid hidden costs when building