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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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    Coastal inspired interior design

    Invite the surf, summer and sunshine into your home with interior inspiration from the coast.  Utilising a mixture of light and bright fixtures, paint and furniture reminiscent of the beach you can bring a sense of warmth, light and relaxation to your home. Take advantage of balmy night – create alfresco charm The outside entertaining area […]

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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.                               […]

    Mad Men cool

    It was an era of social and political change, revolutionary fashion and stylish interior design. The late 1950s and early 60s paved the way for simple styling and the popular American drama, Mad Men spurred on a new take of the era, reinvigorating the retro/vintage trend in a big way. Hotondo Homes’ Byron display home […]

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    If you are looking to buy a property either to live in or as an investment, you should consider buying a duplex. A duplex is essentially a dwelling with two separate living quarters, two entrances that can cater for two families. Purchasing a duplex can be great investments for homeowners and landlords. Consider the benefits […]

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    Keep your home warm this winter

    So winter is now well and truly upon us and to compensate we are all doing our best to avoid the cold air.  We have reacquainted ourselves with our long lost coats and have temporarily adjusted the temperature on our heaters.  But alas with the depression in temperature comes the significant price hike of running […]

    INTEREST RATE CUT STOCK

    In Australia, interest rates are determined by the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA).  They are decided by a number of factors, including the state of the economy and the rate at which people are saving and borrowing money.  The majority of home sales in Australia are supported through the borrowing of money from banks or […]