Good question, Dave C, I’ve heard everything from $80k to $200k. So far my raise costs are below (we’ll be renovating the top too). Current status: waiting on approval through Council for relaxation. I’m happy to share as we go along. Unfortunately my partner who does a lot of the building work for us has hurt his shoulder (not renovating!) so…[Read more]
Thanks. I will need a designer. Have you worked under the Moreton Bay Region rules? Have you created drawings that were approved by Council? Can you provide an example and cost estimate? Thanks!
Has anyone completed a raise/build in underneath project in Brisbane/Moreton Bay recently? I’ve done renovations and am keen to do a raise/build under project. I’m looking to build my team (designer/engineer/certifier) but would like to do as much work as possible myself. Any advice or lessons learned to share? Any recommendations for the…[Read more]
Agreement on RPData. It is well worth the cost. As they say, “Expect to pay for good information.” However, many times I’ve been able to ask the real estate agent for the RPData if I’m seriously considering a property. Most, if not all, real estate agents have access to the database and can provide the information to you free of charge.