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Inspiring Designs for Dual Living Homes

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Australia’s housing market is embracing the innovative trend of dual-occupancy homes, offering double the benefits for both homeowners and investors. Whether for multi-generational living or boosting rental yields, these homes provide privacy, convenience, and modern amenities. Explore the advantages of dual living, design considerations, and showcases Vision Homes’ popular duplex floor plans, helping you create a contemporary, stylish, and functional dual-living space.

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Why Hire a Local Home Builder in Newcastle

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When choosing a construction company to build your dream home in Newcastle, a local builder comes with many benefits for you and for the wider community. Not only is a local builder the practical choice, but it’s economically smart and gives you peace of mind that the professionals you’ve chosen to work with also have a vested interest in the …

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The Ultimate Guide to Building Your Dream Home in Newcastle

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Affordable living, a fabulous lifestyle, all the amenities you could ever need — it’s no wonder more people are moving to Newcastle than ever before. However, with the influx of people from capital cities like Melbourne and Sydney looking for a home in Newcastle, home prices are on the rise. So, if there was ever a time to build a …

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Central Coast’s Best Neighbourhoods for Downsizers

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Nestled between the two biggest cities in NSW — Sydney and Newcastle — there’s a lot to love about the Central Coast. Accessibility, a laid-back lifestyle, plenty of natural beauty and cultural experiences and a thriving food scene make it an appealing option for downsizers, especially those looking to escape the hustle and bustle of the big city. Whether you’re …

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The Benefits of Downsizing in Newcastle

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Downsizing, or moving into a smaller home, is often thought of as being for retirees or when the children have grown up and moved out of home. However, downsizing has benefits no matter what stage of life you’re in. Downsizing can simplify your lifestyle, help you achieve financial goals, give you the freedom to travel or simply help you embrace …

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Multi-Generational Living in Australia with Knock Down Rebuild

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Common in other countries and cultures for many years, multi-generational living — where several generations of a family reside under one roof — is becoming increasingly popular in Australia. Here, the trend is being driven by housing affordability and changing family values as Aussie families embrace love, togetherness and the support that living under one roof brings. In this article, …

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Uncovering the Best Home Builders in Newcastle: A Comprehensive Guide to Finding the Right Builder for Your Dream Home

Vision HomesHome Building, Home Design, Newcastle

Newcastle is a multifaceted and multicultured area and one of the fastest-growing residential and commercial development locations in New South Wales. With real estate in demand and so many people moving from Sydney and interstate to make the Hunter Valley their new home, it’s important to find the right builder for the job. A local builder in Newcastle will know not only …

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Benefits & Challenges of Knock Down Rebuild Projects in Regional NSW: Newcastle, Hunter Valley, and Central Coast

Vision HomesCentral Coast, Home Building, Hunter Valley, Newcastle

Good land can be hard to find, and while you may enjoy the location of where you live, you may not enjoy the house itself. Whether you’ve lived in the house for a while and need a change of scenery, or you’ve purchased a new property for the block rather than the home, the option of a Knock Down Rebuild …

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10 Best Suburbs in Newcastle to Invest in 2024

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The Newcastle region is quickly emerging as an attractive investment in the New South Wales real estate market. The state’s second-largest metropolitan city boasts stunning beaches, a lively CBD, family-friendly suburbs and lower median house prices than the Central Coast and Sydney markets. Across all demographics, Newcastle residents enjoy a laid-back beach lifestyle with perfect weather all year round in …

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10 Best Suburbs in Newcastle for Families – 2024

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If you’re looking for the perfect neighborhood to settle down in with your loved ones, Newcastle is becoming an increasingly popular place for families. Newcastle is a regional metropolitan area in the Hunter Valley region of New South Wales, situated some 160 km north-east of Sydney. Positioned on the Hunter River and neighbouring Lake Macquarie to the north and the …

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8 Reasons Why Mayfield, NSW is Heating Up Amongst Home Investors

Vision HomesFirst Home Buyer, Home Building, Newcastle

Looking for an up-and-coming area to build your new home? Look no further than Mayfield, Newcastle. Located just a stone’s throw away from Newcastle and a 2-hour drive from greater Sydney, this up-and-coming suburb has a lot to offer for home investors and families alike. It was even recently listed in’s article “Australia’s hottest regional areas unveiled by experts”! With …

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Financing Options for a Knock Down Rebuild: What You Need to Know

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Whether your home needs significant repairs or no longer suits your lifestyle, starting from scratch can be daunting. Perhaps you’re a first-home buyer looking for an easier way to enter the market. You’ve found a location you love, but there’s a shortage of housing stock or land on the market. Depending on your circumstances, a knock down rebuild can be …

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Knock Down Rebuild vs Renovation: Which is Best in 2024?

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If your home has seen better days and is in need of major repair, or its age makes the maintenance too much of a hassle, or you’ve simply outgrown it, you might consider renovating it. If you love the suburb where you live, this might seem like the best option. But did you know a renovation can cost a homeowner …

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27 Features to Consider for Any New Home Build

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Anyone who has built a home before will tell you it is quite an undertaking. What at first seems like one big decision soon turns out to actually be many, many smaller choices, from home design to appliances and fixtures. The features you choose for your house will help define your house and turn it into a home. We’ve compiled …