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    The start of a New Year can inspire anyone to want to make enhancements to their home. Whether you want to sell your home or simply spruce it up for your own enjoyment (and who doesn’t want to do that?) take note of our simple tips to get you on your way to a more […]

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    Summer is a time when you enjoy your home the most. The weather is warmer and you’re often entertaining more frequently. With this change of season comes our summer essentials list for your home. These tips will help prepare your home for the approaching summer heat. Install an outdoor clothesline – Take advantage of the […]

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    After making the decision to build a home you now have the hard task of choosing a floor plan and design that will suit your family dynamic and your lifestyle. Choosing the right floor plan can be a hard undertaking because it often requires a lot of forward thinking and planning. It’s important to contemplate […]

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    Choosing the right block of land is vital to the buying and building process of any home. It will ultimately determine the eventual sale price of the home and it will be crucial to the comfort of the home owners in relation to accessing nearby conveniences. To the inexperienced eye, it’s often hard to differentiate […]

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    Whether you’re married with a family, single, looking to buy your first home or wanting to invest, the benefits of buying a house and land package should not be overlooked. House and land packages are one of the most economical and efficient ways to gain a tangible asset and create a home you love. Some […]

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    Choosing to build a new home can be incredibly beneficial to families, first home buyers and investors. Reasons for such a decision can include the home buyer growing out of their current home, choosing to run a business from home, the need for more space or a different location, a lifestyle change and the list […]

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    Solicitors vs. Conveyancers

    When looking to buy or sell property, it is essential that the transfer of ownership is handled with the utmost precision and professionalism. It is therefore important to know the right personnel who can assist when making this important transaction. On the face of it, the skills of solicitors and conveyancer may appear to be […]

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    Home buyers glossary – the essentials There are certain words you need to know when buying or building a new home.  This is not about getting lost in semantics, these are words you should know when you enter the world of property ownership. Here’s a break down: Appraisal: Is basically the valuation of the market value […]

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    Choose the right builder

    With a long standing reputation for quality, Hotondo Homes’ builders are recognised for their professionalism, exceptional workmanship, and their use of reputable, local suppliers and trades.  Hotondo Homes’ range of modest, family and luxury homes give clients a plethora of design options which allows them to choose the perfect home to suit their budget and […]

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    Homes for sloping blocks

    Hotondo Homes builders understand that land comes in all shapes and sizes.  We make the most out of your land by taking advantage of its orientation to maximise sunlight for energy efficiency and take in local views.  We work with the gradient of your block to build a functional and stylish home that suits your lifestyle and enhances […]

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    What is Conveyancing?

    Buying or selling a home, land or investment property is a process called conveyancing.  This is the essential step of transferring the ownership of a property from one owner to another.  Although individuals can handle their own conveyance, it can be quite time-consuming and complex.  This is why most people may choose a licensed conveyancer […]

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    Consider a Pyrolytic Oven

    When it comes to choosing your kitchen appliances it pays to be armed with the right product information.  With the progression of technology, we are blessed with reaping the benefits of new, innovative technology that makes food preparation a breeze.                               […]