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September 17, 2019Investment

Do you know enough about your block of land?

Buying a new block of land can come with many hidden and unaccounted costs, two of the most common examples being soil tests and contour surveys. LandGipps sales manager Brad Creighton explains.  “Soil tests need to be done to assess the soil’s reactivity to moisture changes and its stability.  Essentially, your builder needs to know that the soil will be able to support the weight of your new home and that it is not at undue risk of ground movement should the moisture level change.”  A soil test will cost up to $1,000.  “Having a soil test completed means that your builder can provide you with fixed price site costs prior to purchasing so there are no nasty surprises,” said […]

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August 26, 2019Development

Living by the sea

Living by the sea is a lifestyle many people dream of but fast becoming more and more achievable. With changing technology, improved infrastructure and transport and greater affordability many are making living by the sea a reality.

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July 30, 2019Construction Updates

Brandy Creek Views – Construction Update – July 2019

Stage 6 & 7 Earthworks Commenced!We are excited to announce that earthworks for Stage 6 & 7 at Brandy Creek Views has commenced. With the first soils being turned we are excited to see these new stages come to life. Included in these stages are the following: • 27 lots in Stage 6• 23 lots in Stage 7• Continuation of the Brandy Creek Reserve• Playground in the Brandy Creek Reserve Stage 5 – Final lots remainingStage 5 has sold well with only a few lots remaining. Construction is complete with all lots now titled and ready to build on. 10 lots remainingSized from 402m2 to 583m2Priced from $170kHouse & Land Packages AvailableFor sales contact Brad Creighton – 0433 321 500

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July 25, 2019Development

5 reasons you need a Land Surveyor

Surveying is an important but little understood part of the building process. Land Surveyors are the link between design and construction. While you may need a land surveyor for a number of different reasons, we've put together a list of five of the most common reasons.

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July 18, 2019Lifestyle

Drouin

Drouin is located just 97 km east of Melbourne and showcases the very best of country living. With the freeway located on the edge of town and train station offering hourly VLine services, travel to Melbourne CBD is a short 70 minute commute.

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July 9, 2019First Home

Moving to Regional Victoria

The perfect time to build your dream homeThere has never been a better time to buy and build in Regional Victoria. With the escalating cost of living, busy lifestyle and the struggle to break into the housing market in Melbourne, areas in Regional Victoria such as Gippsland are becoming a popular choice. With improved regional economic growth, infrastructure improvements, new jobs, improved public transport to the city and a community country lifestyle, Gippsland is the ideal location to build the home you have always wanted to own. Reasons to move to Gippsland More AffordableLand prices and the cost of living in Gippsland is much cheaper than that in the city! Interest Rates Are At A Record LowWith rates now at a […]

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July 8, 2019Local Community

The House & Land Battle

LandGipps are proud to be partnering with Simonds Homes in making the innovative and socially-minded House and Land Battle! It is designed to benefit the West Gippsland community by generating much needed funds for the Warragul and Drouin Football/Netball Clubs. LandGipps will loan blocks of land in the Ferntree Ridge estate in Drouin and Brandy Creek Views estate in Warragul – Simonds Homes will build two stunning residences – and after auctioning each home, the profits from the respective sales will be donated to the Warragul and Drouin Football/Netball Clubs. The House and Land Battle is a whole lot of fun, with a series of exciting challenges pitting the local football and netball clubs against each other throughout the build […]

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November 1, 2018Construction Updates

Brandy Creek – End of October Construction Update

With drier than average spring weather, the development team has been able to bring forward stage 4 completion. Asphalt went down mid October and final auditing by authorities is taking place as at end of October. At this stage statement of compliance is expected within the fortnight and titles by the end of November. For those lucky enough to secure an allotment in Stage 4, speak to your conveyancor to ensure you are ready for settlement prior to Christmas. If you have any queries, email info@landgipps.com.au For those of you who missed out on an allotment in Stage 4 or previous stages, stay tuned for the release of Stage 5. Some spectacular allotments abutting rural farmland and landscape waterways. Follow […]

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October 15, 2018Lifestyle

City Life vs Country Life

Melbourne recently got named the world’s most liveable city for the sixth year running after scoring top marks in healthcare, infrastructure and education. However country living is becoming increasingly popular especially among young families, lets look at why: Value for money One of the biggest advantages of living in Gippsland compared to the city is relative affordability; you have the opportunity to own a larger block size for the same cost. Get closer to nature Being surrounded by nature means waking up to the sound of birds not traffic, breathe fresh air into your lungs and watch the wildlife explore your back yard. Enjoy the open space Getting the kids off the computer games and outdoors. City parks and playgrounds are […]

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October 14, 2018Lifestyle

Green rolling hills and seamless data streams

The National Broadband Network (NBN) is a very exciting upgrade to Australia’s landline phone and internet telecommunication network. Having access to high speed internet gives us the opportunity to be more productive, entertained and connected with family and friends. Whether it’s video conferencing, downloading media, working from home or sharing images of your new home, a faster internet connection makes this process more efficient. Some Gippsland communities are already enjoying the benefits of NBN but what about our new LandGipps Communities, are they NBN ready? Here is the status: Heritage Bay, Corinella – Service available Brandy Creek Estate, Warragul – Service available Parklife, Traralgon – Service available Ferntree Ridge, Drouin – Under Construction, Service to be available Golf Club Precinct, Drouin – NBN […]

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September 30, 2018Investment

What’s the minimum deposit required to buy a block of land?

Buying your own land with LandGipps is more accessible than you may have thought. With a deposit from as low as $10,000 you can own your very own piece of Gippsland within a quality development. Brad Creighton, sales manager for LandGipps explains.  “When you find the right block of land with LandGipps, you can hold it for $1000 and buy it with as little as a $10,000 deposit subject to finance approval.  Of course, the $1000 goes towards the deposit.” Brad explains that Landgipps takes a simpler approach than many other developers and sales agents. “Rather than a 10% deposit, an allotment purchased with Landgipps can be held with a $1000 refundable deposit. On signing of a contract, the balance […]

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