In this article we investigate the five key attributes to look for in a Granny Flat Builder
Building a Granny Flat on your property is one of the best investments you can make, especially if you live in the Sydney Metro areas and the Western Suburbs. It is no secret that Sydney has one of the highest median residential property prices in the world, and with such high mortgages it’s no wonder that many Australians are turning towards Granny Flats as a savvy investment to make a better return on their properties. If you have idle backyard space, why not transform it into a practical, valuable home you could lease to pay off your mortgage faster?
Surprise yourself with the space and style of Cubitt’s wide range of Granny Flat models, which can be fully customised to meet your needs, space and budget. Open 7 days, our Emu Plains showroom has 3 air-conditioned Granny Flat displays that are available for the public to walk through for themselves, with our experienced sales and design consultants on hand to answer any questions you may have and provide expert advice.
The team based at our Emu Plains office are experts at serving the Sydney Metro region, Western Sydney, the Blue Mountains and Hawkesbury areas, from Liverpool to Lalor Park, from Wahroonga to Werrington, from Katoomba to Kenthurst and everywhere in-between!
Maximise your backyard’s potential and call 1300 721 150 to discover the benefits of partnering with the most trusted Granny Flat builder in NSW and the ACT.
See why this is our most popular model, simple yet stylish with an open plan kitchen, dining and living room space. Perfect for those who enjoy a lifestyle of entertaining.
The clever use of floorplan delivers surprising space, with three bedrooms of impressive size all with built-in wardrobes. Add a touch of luxury with a deck or alfresco areas.
Perfect for long or narrow blocks, this model features a light-filled and spacious design. With optional cathedral ceilings, open-plan living plus separate laundry and bathroom.
The granny flat is nearing completion nearly a month ahead of schedule, with little to no problems, with all carpenters and trades being respectful and professional with their level of work being flawless.
Following a health scare, my wife and I were facing separation, she in a nursing home and me in a tiny retirement unit at an eye-watering cost. We chose Ian Cubitt’s to build a granny flat, with suitable modifications to meet the needs of our medical issues. Our granny flat has ramps, wide doorways, plenty of room to manoeuvre a wheelchair, sliding doors and a specially adapted bathroom. We could not be more delighted with the finished home. From pre-planning to completion we have been kept informed of progress. The site was always tidy, the tradespeople professional and polite, as were the supervising staff. The neighbours were very impressed with the low noise levels and lack of disruption to them.
We chose Cubitt’s as they had 3 flats of different designs in their showroom, which we could inspect. They organised Council approval for us as our granny flat had to be built close to our neighbour’s fences. Work was performed very efficiently. We even had some work done on a few Saturdays. The work was completed on time. We have no hesitation in recommending Cubitt’s
From the moment we first walked into the office at Emu Plains until our extension was complete, they have provided nothing but a first-rate customer service. Communication was excellent, with a weekly update provided as to the work to be carried out in the following week. The tradesmen showed up on time as scheduled, did high quality work, they were very professional, hardworking and friendly. Our Site Supervisor was brilliant, he had a great eye for detail, he promptly answered any questions that we had and provided an excellent service.
This is the best organised company I have ever dealt with and I wholeheartedly recommend them if you are looking to build a granny flat or extension. Their prices were very competitive but what is even more important is the quality of the build and the customer service they gave us.
Our range of 1-bedroom Granny Flat designs make every square metre count. Perfect for narrow blocks of land, our base models are available in 45m2 or 50m2 plus Porch. Alternatively, you can customise to suit your space with our experienced design team.
A popular choice for those building a home office, artist’s retreat or extra accommodation.
One Bedroom Bottlebrush Granny Flat shown
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Designed to fit on standard blocks, our 2-Bedroom Granny Flat range extends across an array of base models, from as little as 40m2 through to 50m2, 60m2 and 60m2 with optional alfresco decking for relaxing on sunny days.
2-Bedroom Granny Flats are immensely popular due to their versatility and unique balance of spacious yet compact living.
Two Bedroom Telopea Granny Flat with alfresco shown
The clever use of floorplan in our range of 3-Bedroom Granny Flat designs delivers surprising space!
The perfect option for supporting growing families, or maximising the return on investment of your unused backyard space.
Available in 52m2, 60m2 or even 90m2 (in the ACT), with vast customised features on offer such as decking and alfresco areas for added luxury.
Bottlebrush, 3 Bedroom 60m2 Granny Flat base model shown
When you choose Cubitt’s to be part of this journey with you we assure you that you have made the right choice.
We really do offer you a world of advantages, built into the business over the last 25 years of building Granny Flats.
Our handpicked team of specialists are here to support your investment every step of the way. Your money matters, and it matters to us.
We’re a family business and truly care about your build – whether it’s for your own family or to increase your property’s value.
Our values along with personalised attention, upfront pricing and progress updates that makes Ian Cubitt’s the smart choice when it comes to your home investment.
Cubitt's Main Sydney Exhibition Centre & Head Office
152 Russell Street, Emu Plains NSW 2750
Open 7 days 9am-5pm
Banksia 63m2 Option 1
Bottlebrush 60m2 Extended
Cubitt's Canberra Showroom
80-82 Kembla Street, Fyshwick ACT 2609
Thursday, Friday, Saturday 9am-5pm
Bottlebrush 80m2 2 Bedroom Granny Flat
Telopea 70m2 2 Bedroom Granny Flat
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