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10 Ways to Renovate Your Outdated Home Design

With more people more spending time at home, renovations are becoming the answer for those wanting a fresh perspective, extra space, or a stylish upgrade. Everyone enjoys the creature comforts of home, but often routines change, families grow and what was in vogue a few years ago is no longer trendy.  We’ve compiled ten ways to redesign and bring new …

Build Your Dream Home in the Iconic Hunter Valley Region

Two hours’ drive from Sydney rests an expansive region like no other – The Hunter Valley in New South Wales.  Known for being the home of some of Australia’s most famous wines, many people flock to this region every year for gourmet getaways and exquisite dining opportunities. The natural wonders of the Hunter Valley, along with an expansive farming history, …

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The Beginner’s Guide to Building a Duplex Home

Building a duplex can be an affordable way to get into the real estate market. If you’re a beginner, it’s important to do your research so that you know what to expect. This blog post will provide you with everything you need to know about building a duplex for newbies. We’ll cover the basics, such as financing and permits, as …

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The Best Ways To Save On A Knockdown Rebuild

The changes to the NSW housing market in the last years have been huge. Covid has helped us all clarify what is really important and as a result we’ve seen people flocking toward green spaces and sea-changes in droves. Who wouldn’t want to work from home while living in the most beautiful parts of our country? While it may seem …

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Everything You Need to Know About Knock Down Rebuilds…

The housing market is hotter than it’s ever been, and the market in some of Australia’s coastal and inner-city residential areas is becoming harder and harder to break into. This can make homeowners feel like they are stuck between a rock and a hard place when their family outgrows their home, the property needs expensive major repairs or they’re simply …

Top 9 Tips for a First Home Buyer

Being a first home buyer can feel overwhelming at the best of times, especially now with one of the hottest markets ever in NSW. Buying a home is likely the biggest purchase you’ll ever make, so it is normal to feel some trepidation or nerves around the whole concept. Here at Vision Homes, we live to see people in their …

The Future of Housing in a Post Pandemic World

The homes that we know and love are a result of adaptation and discovery, particularly through periods such as the Spanish Flu in 1920. Impacting millions of people, designers adapted their floor plans and materials to include easier to clean surfaces for simpler and more effective sanitisation. Thus, subway tile and linoleum made their mark on the housing industry. Homes …

How to Minimise the Cost when Building a New Home

Building a new home can be an exciting experience, and it can be easy to overspend. When designing your new home, you will most likely have aspects that are non-negotiable. With proper planning, there is no reason why you must miss out on having these important elements in your forever home. While a budget can feel limiting, Vision Homes can …

Can You Negotiate with Home Builders on Price?

Building a home is an exciting, scary, and important decision, and can be a wonderful way to get your dream home for a price that suits you. Savvy homeowners know when to purchase land, whether to build or buy and if you’re at the stage of receiving quotes based on your blueprints and house plans, chances are you’re money smart …