The View2020-11-12T15:16:49+11:00

Seven Eighty Five, Reservoir: townhouse project a sign of gentrification

Invisible flyscreens, electric awnings and rare-for-the-area three-level townhouses are headed to Reservoir. The latest addition to the increasingly gentrified suburb in Melbourne’s north — dubbed Seven Eighty Five for its address on Plenty Road — is half sold thanks to its unusual design and affordable prices. View Bank Homes head of development Leonie Akhidenor said buyers had been surprised to see inclusions such [...]

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Project Update: September 2020

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8GXUuWRzOp8&t=7s   It's been a month like no other. Yet even with the extended lockdowns and restrictions on development, we are proud to announce that our current development, Seven Eighty Five at 785 Plenty Rd, Reservoir continues to be on track for its completion by Christmas this year. View Bank Homes has been working in accordance with the Victorian restrictions and COVID guidelines [...]

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The market now and where we see it heading

It’s been a wild few months for the people of Melbourne. With Stage 3 and Stage 4 lockdowns, it can be hard to feel stable and confident in these uncertain times. There is no doubt we are all doing it tough. Yet, we at View Bank Homes are optimistic that as a community, we will be stronger, more resilient, and better connected on [...]

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5 common concerns about buying off the plan

Buying off the plan is a common way of purchasing a property these days. Buying off the plan means buying a new house before it is completed. There are many benefits to buying a new house in this way. There are stamp duty savings and extended settlement periods, meaning you have more time to save. Sometimes it is the  only way to purchase [...]

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The benefits of buying a View Bank Homes’ Home

A question we are commonly asked is, ‘how do I differentiate one Melbourne builder from another?’ We understand the sentiment. The importance of purchasing your home from a Melbourne builder you can trust is critical. To find the right builder for you we recommend you do your research. Find out what their reputation is, how long they have been in business for, their [...]

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The HomeBuilder Grant: Here’s what you need to know

The Australian Federal Government, last week, announced the Homebuilder Grant – a stimulus package set to ignite our property industry from now until the end of 2020. For those eligible, the Government will grant them $25,000 to build a new home or substantially renovate an existing home, provided that construction commences within three months of the contract being signed. Naturally, our emails and [...]

By |Buying, First Home Buyers|

Why buy in Reservoir?

Reservoir, Melbourne has received a lot of attention lately from the property industry. As Melbourne’s northern suburbs continue to boom, all eyes are currently on Reservoir. Its old-world charm has traditionally only been known among the locals; its allure has been shy from the spotlight. Until now. This relaxed suburb of luscious parks and greenery is becoming notorious for its convenient, inner-city lifestyle [...]

5 Reasons Why You Should Buy Your Next Home In Preston

What was once a rural agricultural area, has grown into the thriving and vibrant suburb of Preston – the ultimate destination for any couple, family, first-home buyer or investor. Once considered a ‘hidden gem’, it is now the ultimate hotspot for buyers in the know. Here’s why you should be considering Preston as the location of your next property purchase: Preston’s growing growth [...]

By |Buying, Suburb Profiles|

The Coronavirus and the Property Market – Here’s what you need to know

The sentiment in our world today is one underpinned by uncertainty, confusion and concern. Naturally, people are scared. Lives and livelihoods are on the line. Here, at View Bank Homes, our hearts and thoughts go out to all those directly affected by the Coronavirus outbreak. There is no understating the severity this is having on our community. This blog post aims to provide [...]

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