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4 reasons why a renovation project is your best option in Sydney

Feel like a change of scenery? If you’ve been living in the same Sydney location for a while and find yourself less and less enamoured with your existing home design, you might be thinking about moving to a new suburb or location.

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How to Financially Gain with a Granny Flat at Any Stage of Your Life

Feel like a change of scenery? If you’ve been living in the same Sydney location for a while and find yourself less and less enamoured with your existing home design, you might be thinking about moving to a new suburb or location.

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How to Beat the Ticking Property Time Bomb

Have you been thinking about buying a bigger property to finally get that forever home you’ve always been dreaming about? Or perhaps you love your home but feel like your family has outgrown it and you need more space? We get it.

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The Australian Property Market in Financial Year 2022: 5 Trend Predictions

There is no doubt the Australian property market has been a hot topic in 2021, with properties in every state rising to record-breaking prices. Where to from here? Will house prices drop due to lack of housing affordability? Will historically low-interest rates keep prices rising even further?

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How Much Does a Home Extension Cost in 2021? Here are 7 Important Factors

As your family grows, you may find yourself requiring more usable space. Planning to renovate the home you love is one of the most exciting and most personal projects a person can undertake.

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Granny Flat Tax in 2021: Make Sure You Know These Tips and Traps!

In Australia, Granny Flats are becoming an increasingly popular investment and versatile asset to add to existing homes. As families change over time and parents get older, Granny Flats provide an ideal lifestyle for parents who want to avoid overcrowded and expensive aged care facilities and instead be close to family and their grandchildren.

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Granny Flat Cost

It’s one of our most frequently asked questions. At Cubitt’s, we get asked the question “How much is a granny flat?” almost every day.

The answer is, that really depends on a few things. What you want, what your budget is, and what can be built on the designated land.

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Granny Flat Real Estate: Why Should You Invest During a Pandemic?

The recent COVID-19 pandemic events in New South Wales have highlighted how quickly the tides can turn, and just how crucial it is to keep family members close and safe.

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Downsizing: Granny Flat Living vs Apartment Living

Have you found the amount of ‘stuff’ in your house just keeps stacking up? Do you spend endless hours vacuuming, dusting and tidying rooms you no longer use? Is your backyard becoming too laborious and time consuming?

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5 Things to Consider Before Moving Your Parents into a Granny Flat

There is a plethora of personal and long-term financial benefits to moving your ageing parents into a Granny Flat. These include adding value to your existing property, future leasing benefits, childcare benefits, health and supervision, privacy benefits compared…

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Why the Federal Budget is a boost for Granny Flat Buyers

The most important one since World War II, the Federal Budget announcement made earlier this month has been carefully designed to accelerate the economic recovery.

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Why a Granny Flat is Savvy Investing for Millennials

Our Blog Even before the rise of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Millennial generation already faced a considerable challenge when it comes to growing wealth. An unstable job market, flatlining wages, substantial university debt and record-breaking property prices are all significant hurdles on the path to financial growth. Yet there is a trend being seen with…

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Make the Most of the HomeBuilder Scheme with Cubitt’s Home Renovations

There has truly never been a better time to invest in a home extension or renovation project, with the Australian government having just announced limited-time-only $25,000 cash grants for homeowners, to either build a home or upgrade their existing home.

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A Guide to Extending and Renovating Your Home in 7 Essential Steps

Extending your home may be the perfect solution for anyone with a growing family, or for someone looking to increase the value of their existing property. But where do you start?

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How You Can Recession-Proof Your Family with a Granny Flat

Our Blog There’s no denying the impact that the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic is having on economies all over the world. In fact, the ABC is reporting that almost 90 per cent of businesses in Australia are expected to be impacted in the coming months. Armed with this knowledge, is there a smart way to prepare…

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