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YOUR BIGGEST FINANCIAL DECISION

"I’ve been completely lost so I can’t tell you how thrilled I am to have discovered you and your work. I’m confident I would have made all the mistakes if I hadn’t found you. This is the biggest financial decision of my life and I offer you my sincere and heartfelt thanks for guiding people like me through all the traps and confusion. You truly are making the world a better place'
- Renee

How To Build A Home You'll Love For A Price You Can Afford

The Building Home Masterclass is designed to help people who are planning to build a new home. It walks people step-by-step through the five essential areas of planning to build a home for the first time.  This makes the process of planning to build your first new home easier, simpler and less expensive.  Those who do the course learn how to avoid costly pitfalls and make smart decisions at each step of the planning process.

"There were so many things that helped me that I just wouldn’t have known otherwise.  This is a very practical and user-friendly guide to building a home. I highly recommend it!"

-Olivia

The Building Home Masterclass is a short and sweet online course packed full of information to help people avoid the common mistakes that can occur during planning to build a new home. The Masterclass is delivered in an informal style to make it fun and easy to follow. If you are planning to build your first home, then this Masterclass is designed for you.

practical, informative and easy to follow.

The Building Home Masterclass shares everything people need to know before choosing a builder.  It gives them the information they need to make an informed decision about how they want to build their new home, saving them tens of thousands of dollars.

inspired by hundreds of emails asking us the most valuable questions about planning to build

Natalie Stevens is a second generation property developer, international best selling Author and Founder of Build In Oz.  As a woman who knows the insider secrets of the industry, Natalie shares with you the money-saving principles that make building a new home a successful and affordable experience.

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"who knows where we would have ended up if we hadn't found this" - Wade

"I now know exactly what questions I need to ask at every step.  This demystified the process and opened my eyes to stuff that I hadn’t even considered. I thoroughly recommend doing this before embarking on your new home journey."

 
-RENEE

"I really appreciate your advice and pointing out some things I hadn't even thought of! It's definitely a learning game, and am grateful for your knowledge!!"

-ANDREA

"This showed us how to avoid the ‘nightmares’ and gave us the info we needed to have a good experience and actually feel excited about building.  This made us feel in control."

 
-ZOE

"This clears up so many myths and misconceptions! This is a great source of information for anyone who is thinking of building a home. I loved it!"

 
-MATTHEW

"Even just knowing what order to do everything in in itself made this well worth it for me.  Understanding how to prioritise the right steps in the right order was a godsend and the game-changer for how I felt about jumping in to start planning to build my new home."

 
-EMILEE

"It blew the fears away for me. I felt more and more in control as I worked through each step. There were lots of things I hadn’t even actually thought about before which would have left me wide open to make mistakes along the way. I’m really happy I found this."

 
-CARLEE

"With a better understanding of the process, I’m now fully in control and don't feel like anyone can pull the wool over my eyes.  Hearing Nat share her knowledge and expertise in an area I’m foreign in was priceless!"

 
-AMITY

"Signing up for this gave me the steps I needed to be able to build my dream home. Nat is really down to earth and relaxed with her advice which makes it so much easier to understand."

 
-JESSE

"After working through this process I feel confident that I’ll be able to build my dream home and be satisfied with every decision along the way"

 
-NADINE

"This made me feel more confident about building because I was armed with all the information I needed to get it right. Each topic was really useful, and all the information was what secured our decision to build rather than buy an established home"

 
-MELISSA

"Building is a very mysterious process and there’s not a lot of help available out there.  Who knows where we would have ended up if we hadn’t found this!"

 
-WADE

"It just made everything clearer and I felt more positive throughout the process. There were so many things that helped me that I just wouldn’t have known otherwise.  This is a very practical and user-friendly guide to building a home. I highly recommend it!"

 
-OLIVIA

"My two biggest fears have always been how much building my own home would cost me and also the fear that I could get ripped off. The 5 steps opened my eyes to so much and I’m feeling inspired to start this journey."

 
-RUTH

"I’ve taken the course from start to finish. I found it easy to follow and I got some great tips that will help me with my current project. Well done for creating such a valuable resource for people wanting to build a new home"

 
-MATT

"If you're thinking about buying or building a home, you need to sign up for this first. The online guide goes through all the major considerations, step by step, that you need to think about before you spend a cent. You can't afford to build a new home without it."

 
-SACHA

"This is a great, easy to follow plan filled with helpful information.  I really enjoyed going through it, and gained more confidence in knowing what to expect when we build our new home."

 
-JD

This is a bit of a suit of armour that you've got on, so that when you go out to do this you're armed with the knowledge

 
-Matthew

The short course is packed full of insider secrets that turn home building dreams into reality.

Want to understand the process of planning to build?  Get all the secrets to buying land, setting priorities, designing a floorplan and choosing a builder. 

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MODULE 1. Borrowing to Build

Module One puts you one step ahead and prevents you from feeling intimidated by the process of borrowing money to build. You’ll feel less stressed and more prepared for what’s ahead because you’ll have the insights you need to make the right decisions.  You’ll avoid all the scary unknowns and have a full understanding of the borrowing to build process. It helps you avoid running the risk of getting into financial difficulty and lets you feel 100% in control knowing you’re not getting cheated by the Banks and ripped off by the system, meaning you’ll have more money to spend on your new home.

Take this module if you'd like expert non-bias answers to some of the following questions:

  • How do I set my budget when building?
  • How do I choose a bank when building?
  • How and when do I get pre-approval when building?
  • How do I get a construction loan when building?
  • How much should I spend on building my home?
  • Should I use Mortgage Lenders Insurance?
  • What can I do if I don’t have enough deposit and the bank won’t lend me money?
  • Talking to a first home owner about problems getting a construction loan
  • What I need to know about getting a loan to build – A checklist
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MODULE 2. SHAPING Priorities:

Module Two focusses on what you really want in your new home.  It puts you in control and gives you the information you need to feel confident that you’re making informed decisions and not relying only on what Builders tell you to do.  This step gives you peace of mind knowing you’ve considered things from all angles so that the choices you make will give you a home that is truly perfect for you. You’ll feel calm and organised knowing you have the skills to compare quotes and deal with discrepancies.  You’ll know what all of your costs will be so that you avoid getting caught with the extra costs at the end. Taking this Module means spending your budget wisely on the things that matter to you and your family and having zero regrets on the day you move in.

Take this module if you'd like expert non-bias answers to some of the following questions:

  • How do I allocate my budget when building?
  • How do I avoid confusion when comparing quotes from builders?
  • How can I avoid frustration when getting quotes from builders?
  • How will I know I have everything I need in my new home?
  • How do I avoid having regrets when I move into my newly built home?
  • Everything I need in my new home – A checklist
  • How to give a builder a brief of what you want when building your new home
  • A chart to compare quotes from builders
  • How to build my best home – A checklist

 

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Module 3. Buying Land:

Showing you how to find the perfect location is easy, but there’s lots of other things to consider that can affect your overall costs when buying land. Module Three ensures that when you buy your block of land, you’re not going to be hit with any nasty surprises that will cause you to blow your budget or make a bad investment.

This Module also makes sure you’re fully informed about anything that could potentially cause you problems once you start to build.  This information helps you avoid the headaches and costly mistakes.  You’ll feel relaxed about the process knowing you’ve got all the information you need to safely buy a block of land without relying on the advice of others.  Plus, you won’t be leaving yourself open to being fed false information by anyone who just wants to get ‘the sale’.

Take this module if you'd like expert non-bias answers to some of the following questions:

  • What is a land conveyancer?
  • Should I use a Land Buying Advocate?
  • How do I buy a block of land ‘off the plan’?
  • How do I compare different blocks of land when building
  • How do I read a plan of subdivision?
  • What do I need to know about a structure or development plan when looking at land estates?
  • What do I need to know about covenants, easements & connected services on my block of land?
  • How do I avoid expensive site costs on my block of land?
  • What do I need to know about the orientation of my home on my block of land?
  • How do I negotiate the best price on a block of land?
  • Buying the best block of land – A checklist
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Module 4. Floorplans:

Module Four makes you aware of all of your options when it comes to choosing or designing your perfect floorplan.  It lets you feel ‘free to choose’ the option that will be best for you.   It shows you the process we use to ensure we get the most competitive quotes from Builders and why you shouldn’t choose a Builder just because you love their floorplans.  This Module shows you how to have a flexible floorplan that you can change to suit you.   It’s all about getting the home you want for the budget you have.  Most importantly, Module Four puts you in control of your overall outcome.

Take this module if you'd like expert non-bias answers to some of the following questions:

  • How can I get the best floorplan?
  • How do I use pre-designed floorplans from a project builder?
  • How do I use pre-designed floorplans from a custom builder?
  • How do I use a building designer or draftsperson to custom design my home?
  • How do I use an architect to architecturally design my home?
  • What are the basic design principles I need to consider when building my home?
  • How can I make the home I’m building more sustainable?
  • How do I avoid being overquoted by builders?
  • How to get the best floorplan – A checklist
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Module 5. Choosing A Builder

Module Five protects you from being misled by clever marketing ploys or manipulative sales tactics.  It tells you what you need to know about a builder before you choose to trust them.  You’ll learn about all the different types of Builders so that you can approach the ones who are right for the type of home you want to build.  This Module shares insider facts so that you can look beyond the competitive sales pitch and go on to get the best outcome for the best price.  Most importantly, you’ll have the resources you need to know you’re choosing the perfect builder to build your new home.

Take this module if you'd like expert non-bias answers to some of the following questions:

  • How do I check if my builder is registered and qualified to build my new home?
  • How do I choose a builder to build my new home?
  • What is the difference between a custom builder and a project builder?
  • What is the difference between a budget builder and a high-end builder?
  • How do I avoid blowing my budget when building my new home?
  • How do I approach my builders when there is a problem while they are building my new home?
  • CASE STUDY – Working with a VOLUME BUILDER - the pros and cons
  • CASE STUDY – Working with a CUSTOM BUILDER - the pros and cons
  • Should I buy a house and land package?
  • How to choose the right builder – A checklist

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The Building Home Masterclass will show you how to have the home you want for a price you can afford.

This book is not a DIY course about how to build an actual house. It’s not about architectural design or interior decorating. Instead, this E-book is designed to guide people who are planning to build a new home through the complicated and confusing process of securing finance, buying land, designing a floorplan and choosing a builder.

"This clears up so many myths and misconceptions! This is a great source of information for anyone who is thinking of building a home. I loved it!" - Matt

This gives you the best tips and insider strategies to save you thousands of dollars.

FAQ'S

The Building Home Masterclass is perfect for you if :

  • You like to prepare well and make informed decisions.
  • You want to know your true options and not the just the ones that are sold to you.
  • You like to know exactly what questions to ask to help you make the big decisions.
  • You don't like being sucked in to spending money you don't need to.
  • You want to know the most likely places where you'll make the mistakes so you can avoid wasting money you never had to spend.
  • You know that building is a highly competitive market where you can be influenced to do things a certain way rather than the right way and that sales people who are trying to sell you something may only tell you what they want you to know and leave out the rest.
  • You want to build one house on one block in the best location for the best price.

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Building a new home is an exciting experience filled with a large number of decisions and opportunities.  It can also be very daunting, confusing and stressful. We take out the guesswork making your home building journey easier and more enjoyable.

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The Building Home Masterclass Series leaves no stone unturned in our quest for YOUR best outcome. Whether you’re looking to build a home, purchase a residential block of land to build on later or invest in property for income, we’ll help you navigate a confusing industry and make the best possible choices for your situation.  Our philosophy is ‘be in control’ - not the builder, not the bank, not the real estate agent - YOU!  So let the Building Home Masterclass give you that control and start enjoying the journey.  Take this online course to be inspired, encouraged and equipped as you go through the process of creating your new home.  From selecting your builder, through to designing your floorplan and finding a fantastic block of land, to having a house in which you will want to spend the rest of your life, it is all covered.

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