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 as screen doors that retracted into the wall and Read more

By |2021-04-21T12:43:56+10:00April 21st, 2021|Buying, Investing|0 Comments

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 new houses that are in high demand. For many Read more

By |2021-08-26T11:20:54+10:00July 14th, 2020|Investing, Buying|0 Comments

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 area of expertise i.e. townhouses, luxury builds, apartments and Read more

By |2021-09-02T16:51:44+10:00June 23rd, 2020|Buying|0 Comments

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 phonelines have been ablaze with inquiries as to how Read more

By |2021-09-02T17:28:08+10:00June 9th, 2020|Buying, First Home Buyers|1 Comment
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