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Building a Granny Flat
Whether you want flexible family accommodation or a spacious Airbnb, we’re the specialist Granny Flat builders Sydney locals have chosen to bring their vision to life since 1994 – and we can do the same for you. Visit our Sydney Granny Flat showroom today and visualise the possibilities.
Whether you’re envisioning a cosy bed and breakfast or a cluster of serviced apartments, here’s a step-by-step guide to help you turn your dream of building an accommodation business into a prosperous reality.
Are you considering adding a Granny Flat to your property in rural or regional New South Wales? The Inland Code does not permit complying development for the erection of secondary dwellings, commonly known as granny flats. This means that for the 69 Local Government Areas (LGAs) falling under the Inland Code, obtaining approval for a Granny Flat requires a Development Application (DA).
Cubitt’s Granny Flats advocates for affordable housing solutions, drawing inspiration from Queensland’s grant incentives for smaller builds.
ACT Canberra residential zone 1 (RZ1) blocks measuring 800 square meters or more are now eligible for the construction of two homes. Here is a quick FAQ on some elements of this change to help you start planning your ACT Dual Occupancy
To set up our schedule for 2024 we are offering an amazing $10k off your tender price while it’s still valid.
There could be a million residential properties across the nation with the potential to accommodate a Granny Flat. Is your suburb on the top 50 list?
Take a stickybeak at this Coastal built three bedroom Granny Flat. The highlight of the home is its well-appointed kitchen with a prominent island bench, perfect for entertaining. The central open-plan living area fosters a warm and communal atmosphere, allowing for easy interaction and shared moments with loved ones.
Discover the emerging trend of homeowners utilising granny flats for rental income in Australia’s competitive real estate market. Learn how this strategy can help cover mortgage costs while addressing housing challenges.
Explore the nuances of building Granny Flats in the NSW Blue Mountains through our Q&A with Kate Cubitt, an expert in the field. Learn about size limitations, property location restrictions, approval processes, and considerations for bushfire-prone areas. Kate also discusses the option of renting out Granny Flats and provides insights into the costs and design guidelines for these unique living spaces amidst the stunning Blue Mountains landscape.
Discover a new era in home construction with Cubitts’ Passively Designed Homes. Already NCC compliant, our energy-efficient designs not only help ensure we are in the best possible position to meet Basix compliance but also offer a future-focused lifestyle. We’re ready for faster council approvals while reducing your carbon footprint and energy costs. Embrace sustainability, efficiency, and comfort—all in one place.
Collaborating with Quennie at Cubitt’s for Custom Design Packs or Granny Flat alterations ensures an empathetic and expert partnership. With her extensive architectural experience, Quennie excels at understanding your requirements, translating them into designs that surpass expectations. Her attention to detail and commitment to your vision guarantee a meticulously tailored outcome. Working with Quennie guarantees your ideas will come to life in ways that resonate, leaving you thoroughly impressed with the final result.
Want to build a Granny Flat on a less than 450m2 block? Good news! Cubitt’s can do this for you. Regulations provide avenues for approval, debunking size myths. Whether it’s a Complying Development Certificate (CDC) or a strategic Development Application (DA), explore the possibilities of smart living with Cubitt’s, even on sub-450m² lots. Your dream space awaits!
Discover the untapped potential of Granny Flats as a smart investment avenue in NSW and ACT. While initial returns might seem modest, these secondary dwellings hold the promise of impressive long-term financial gains, offering a compelling proposition for those seeking to build wealth strategically. We explore real scenarios, and expert insights, illustrating how Granny Flats can be a game-changer in your investment portfolio.
Immerse yourself in the captivating world of The Block 2023, where the allure of studios takes center stage. Witness the transformation of these self-contained spaces, from grand visions to ingenious designs, and discover how studios elevate both property value and utility. How does your home studio compare?
Navigate the upcoming NCC 2022 changes set for October 1st, impacting Australian construction in accessibility, energy efficiency, and condensation management
Understand the difference between a Granny Flat and a studio. From self-contained havens to creative spaces, unravel the difference in amenities, value and costs and of course, the option that best suit your lifestyle and legal requirements.
Have you always wanted to enjoy the financial benefits and lifestyle advantages of a Granny Flat on your property, but have limited backyard space? Attached Granny Flats are a popular option for those with smaller blocks of land.
The Block 2023 viewers are in for a treat as Cubitt’s brings our compact luxury, clever living Granny Flat designs to the show’s ad breaks. From sleek modern styles to charming classics, the magic of Cubitt’s will captivate and inspire homeowners across NSW and ACT.