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Spotlight on Victoria

If you’re located in Victoria, or you’re thinking about moving down south, we have a number of franchisees based all across the state ready to make your dream home a reality. This week we’re putting the spotlight on a few of our builders throughout Victoria so you can get to know some of the franchisees […]

Christmas

Are you ready to host Christmas Day in your beautiful new Hotondo Home? We’ve got some great quick and easy recipes to help you out so you can impress your family and friends with your cooking as well as wowing them as they gather in your stunning new kitchen with some tried and true Hotondo […]

Photographer: Annette O’Brien, Stylist: Ruth Welsby With the year coming to a close, we’ve started looking ahead at trend forecasts for 2020, and we spoke to our friends at Haymes about which colour palettes are gaining popularity and giving homes a contemporary, yet effortlessly timeless look. Their new Calibrate Colour Library explores and embraces change […]

Breanna's Wish

This week we have a special guest blog post from Breanna, who recently reflected on her experience as a wish recipient with Make-A-Wish Australia and the #WishForce. Following a liver transplant, wish recipient Breanna had her wish to be an event manager granted in 2016. Together, with the tireless support of the #WishForce, Breanna hosted […]

Election

With the Liberal government winning the recent Federal election in May, many Australians have been asking what the result means for the housing market. The Labor party was vowing to introduce restrictions for investors, which now won’t happen, and the Reserve Bank of Australia also cut interest rates to a record low in June, which […]

Queensland

Whether you’ve lived in Queensland all your life or you’re thinking about making the move up to the sunshine state, Hotondo Homes has a large network of builders ready to help you find the perfect home! All our local builders have a number of home designs available to choose from, and can provide cost-effective solutions […]

New Sanctuary Home Design Range

We’re stepping things up with these new Sanctuary homes! We’ve released an array of stunning new designs for our Sanctuary range that set to impress. The new additions are large and luxurious, and big enough for any growing family. These designs set the standard when it comes to indulgent living, and with so many floor […]

loan

Have you been chatting to a mortgage broker about obtaining finance to buy or build your first home and you’re feeling a little bit confused about all the different loan terms being discussed? Don’t worry, we’re here to help! We chatted to our friends at Professional Mortgage Managers and they have a thorough list of all […]

Mortgage

Once you’ve saved up a deposit for a home, it’s tempting to go straight to looking at properties and house and land packages to find your dream first home! But before you do, you need to ensure you have approval in place for a mortgage. Without a mortgage, it’s unlikely you’ll be able to jump […]

Queensland

Whether you’ve lived in New South Wales all your life, or you’re looking for a seachange up to the coast, Hotondo Homes has a large network of builders ready to help you find the perfect home! All our local builders have a number of home designs available to choose from, and can provide cost-effective solutions […]

Interest Rates

Interest Rates Explained

When you’ve found the perfect home to purchase, or the perfect block of land to build on and it’s time to organise a home loan, your mortgage broker will start talking to you about interest rates and which home loan gives you the best rate. If you’ve never held a mortgage before, it might initially […]

Hotondo

If you’re located in Victoria, or you’re thinking about moving down south, we have a number of franchisees based all across the state ready to make your dream home into a reality. This week we’re putting the spotlight on a few of our builders throughout Victoria so you can get to know some of the […]

Drawing

Our latest campaign hit TV screens in January and we’d love to show you what inspired the story behind ‘The Drawing’ and why we love this campaign! Inspiration We spoke to customers to find our what their home owner journey is, and what their process is when deciding which building company to use for their […]

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