Handy Hints Homes

Building your Sensational Home

Confused about the building process? 🤯🤯

Does PPA come first, or Formal Approval?

What even is Formal Approval…

In these easy steps we break down the journey of home ownership. With helpful tips along the way, this simple guide will give you the low-down of what to expect when building!

🧑‍💼 Meet your New Home Sales Consultant for a FREE Info Sesh!

We’ll break down the nuts and bolts of building, including showing you home designs and looking at available blocks where you want to build (if you haven’t purchased a block yet).

Tip: It’s a good idea to have a think about what kind of home you want to live in before this step. If you have a rough idea of what you want your home to look like, and where you want to live, it helps us get you there quicker! ⏰

🏡 Create a H&L Package – Let’s get cracking!

Now that you’ve had some time to think about your home, it’s time to decide on where you want to live and your home design.

Remember: We help low income earners with NO and low deposit options, so we’ll look at things like your income and debts to work out what H&L package suits your scenario!

✍️ Pay H&L Deposits – Your Preparation of Plans Agreement (PPA)

Things are starting to get real as you secure your future home by signing your PPA! We confirm your design, inclusions, and preliminary works for your home-to-be.

Tip: To stay updated with all the BTS action on your home, contact your New Home Sales Consultant for the latest info!

📝 Sign Contracts – Things are getting REALLY real!

All contract documents are put together, including the HIA contract and working drawings, for you to sign. These are forwarded to your broker for Formal Approval. Eeep – exciting!

Formal Approval

Our in-house team of experienced mortgage brokers at New Style Finance will look at your H&L package, finances and personal scenario to secure the right lender for you!

Remember: Let your broker know if you have any debts, payments or financial commitments, as this helps them speed up your approval!

🎨 Pre-start – Let’s talk colours, textures and features!

Our personal fave, Pre-start Selection is the place to let your inner stylist shine. Fixtures and fittings are the focus of this sensational step in your home building journey!

Tip: Check out our socials for some Pre-start inspiration!

📍 Land Settlement and Building Permits – It’s all coming together!

Once your land has settled and we’ve got your Building Permits, it’s full steam ahead! 🚂

Remember: Our Pre-construction team are your best point of contact for any updates on your home now!

🧱 Construction – Time to hit the tools

Our Construction Team take it from here, building your sensational home from laying the slab to installing mirrors.

Hint: For construction progress pics on some of our builds, hop onto our socials – we promise, you’ll never be so excited to see bricks in your life!

🔑 Key Handover

The time has come to stop dreaming of and start living in your sensational new home! Once we’ve done the Practical Completion Inspection (PCI) we hand you the keys to your new life. We’ll still be kicking around for another six months for any maintenance your home potentially needs, so you know you’re 100% covered. 😎

Remember: Every sensational home comes with a 25-year Structural Guarantee. (Yep, you heard that right!)

‘Sensational!’ You say?

Couldn’t have said it better ourselves. 😏