What are the hidden costs when building a new home in Brisbane? – Moving in expenses

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MOVING IN EXPENSES Your budget should also allow for the connection fees for electricity, sewer, gas, water utilities, the internet, telephone and perhaps pay TV. You will need to pay for the reconnection, connection, registration or transfer fees for the services. All of these are easily forgotten or overlooked costs that can add up quickly when constructing a new home. … [Read more...]

New Home in Highly Desirable Street

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Latest update!  Come and visit us at our newly opened display home - 335 Brays Road, Griffin where we can discuss this proposed home and land package.  While there, you can view the quality of the build and finish of OJ Pippin Homes. Not often available on the market is a new home  in this highly desirable street.  Act quickly to make this new home YOURS! Featuring high end … [Read more...]

We would certainly recommend  OJ Pippin Homes to anyone thinking of building

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Another Testimonial From a Happy Client "Sue and myself would like to thank all of OJ Pippin Homes staff especially  Paul Henderson and Paul the site supervisor for doing a great job with our new home. The ease of all the details and planning was first class and the communication with your company was excellent. The build was completed well with in time and we could … [Read more...]

What are the hidden costs when building a new home in Brisbane? – Site Costs

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SITE COSTS, EARTHWORKS, BUILDING PERMITS. Does your contract include the soil test, inspection costs throughout the construction and all of the permits needed? What about retaining walls, excavation, demolition, or drainage on the property? Do you have a fixed fee for excavation or an allowance? Make sure you read your contract carefully to ensure that you know exactly what’s … [Read more...]

What are the hidden costs when building a new home in Brisbane – Advertised home price?

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ADVERTISED PRICES. Generally, this is the base-rate home price. The beautiful display model home you visit usually includes upgrades that can add thousands of dollars to the base-rate home price. By defining what you want in your new Brisbane home, BEFORE you contact the builder, you will be able to negotiate your deal including the things that are important to you. Knowing in … [Read more...]