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    Beach Shack Reno. Ep 4. Demolition & Asbestos

    G'day Guys, Here's the latest in my Beach Shack Renovation, Owner Builder Series. This Episode we look at Demolition and the Dreaded Asbestos... Check it out and let me know what you think. Here's the link. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iTEstW5nl_8 Cheers :)
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    Beach Shack Reno. Ep 2. Permits and Owner Builder Course

    Hi Guys, Thanks to those of you who watched Episode 1! Ep 2 looks at Permits and the Owner Builder Course (which l don't think you need to do if you live in Victoria). I hope you can check it out. Here's the link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vI13AjH6gQw Cheers :)
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    DIY Beach Shack Reno. Episode 1!

    Hi Guys, Uncle Knackers here. First of all thanks to all of you that watched my introductory video for my Owner Builder Series. In case you missed it, here's the link to my YouTube Video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=37Ayp8qy844. Secondly, here's the Official link to Episode 1 of...
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    DIY Beach Shack Renovation.

    G'day Guys. Uncle Knackers here from DIY For Knuckleheads here. Just a quick message to let you all know that l'm doing an Owner Builder Video Series that you might like to check out. I plan to film my Beach Shack Renovation from the planning phase, right through to completion and l hope you...
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    Owner builder ? Build and sell

    My spouse is currently unemployed. So I am thinking to buy a new land in her name released by landcom, build a house and sell as soon as possible. Please advise what is the best set up to buy and build. Please note Landcom only allows to buy land in individual names. So setting up trust etc...
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    owner builder - insurance?

    Hi all, We're about to begin garage conversion to 2 bed 1 bath granny flat. I'd like to know what sort of insurances to get (to be wise) rather than taking on all options out there. I have contractors (plumber, electrician, carpenter) for less than $12,000 worth of work and contract. My...
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    Owner builder valuation for tax purposes

    Hi, I have built a unit (owner builder) at the front of my existing residence with the aim of strata titling both properties and then selling the original residence (lived there for 12 years) and renting out the new unit as a investment. We then plan to buy a PPOR in a different suburb. I...
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    Kit Homes - worth it?

    Hey everyone. We're about ready to start work on our PPOR, which is a knock down re-build. After a few months of agonizing searching through all the spec home sights, we found one that fit (narrow block), and meet all our needs, and built on the city side of the western ring road in Melbourne...