Timeline

Jun 2019 – Colours, interiors (except tiles), booked private inspector, DA submission
May 2019 – Survey and soil testing, tender presentation, contract signing
Apr 2019 – Land clearing, arborist assessment, contour survey
Mar 2019 – Build deposit and contract with Clarendon
Feb 2019 – Purchase land

June 28, 2019 – DA submitted by Clarendon
June 27, 2019 – EHI quote received and accepted
June 26, 2019 – Clarendon “Colours Appointment” at Lifestyle Studio
June 20, 2019 – Booked Houspect (private inspector)
June 19, 2019 – Visited Austral brick yard
June 17, 2019 – Site Demolition quote accepted
June 3, 2019 – Site Demolition quotes for land preparation and hypothetical tree removal

May 30, 2019 – Contract signing
May 17, 2019 – Tender presentation
May 2, 2019 – Clarendon survey and soil testing

Apr 29, 2019 – Arborist visit and report
Apr 28, 2019 – Chat with back neighbours re: replacing fence post-build
Apr 23, 2019 – Overgrowth cut back, and junk removed from site.
Apr 15, 2019 – Land is officially ours!
Apr 8, 2019 – Arranged quotes for land preparation for contour survey
Apr 7, 2019 – Returned signed contract to Clarendon
Apr 5, 2019 – Received contract from Clarendon

Mar 28, 2019 – Build deposit of $1,000 paid to Clarendon in order to secure Summer of Free promotions, and to avoid April 1st price increases
Mar 14, 2019 – Revisited display home
Mar 14, 2019 – Loan approved.
Mar 13, 2019 – Cooling off period ended. Balance of 10% deposit paid
Mar 8, 2019 – Visited Clarendon display homes – specifically Bronte 28
Mar 4, 2019 – Loan applications for land and build mortgages submitted by broker
Mar 2, 2019 – Land contract signed. Deposit of 0.25% paid


Feb 26, 2019 – Offer accepted
Feb 23, 2019 – Viewed land again, and made offer
Feb 21, 2019 – Viewed land

Ahead (in theory)…

July 3, 2019 – Electrical and Smart Home appointment
July 4, 2019 – Tile Direct selection
End August – DA finalisation
Mid-September – Construction Certification. Build begins.

Hoping It’s Ours Before…

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