The process of buying land and building your dream home can sometimes seem like a daunting process. Don’t worry, you’re not alone. We’ve put together a list of some of the most frequently asked questions that will hopefully provide an answer to some common concerns. Feel free to get in touch with our agents if you have any other questions
A $1,500 holding deposit secures your block. A contract is then forwarded to your legal representative whether it be a conveyancer or solicitor. A 5% deposit is payable upon exchange. At the same time you can select a builder to prepare a tender/builders contract. The land is then exchanged and settled into your name and the building process starts with your builder.
There are many project builders that will build on your land. Check with the Office of Fair Trading first to see if they are licensed and then inspect their display homes. When you choose your home, ask the builder to prepare a written tender to build the home on your lot.
Yes. All the blocks in the estate are ready to be connected to services such as water, sewer and power. Plus super fast broadband and telephone services plus Free to Air TV and Foxtel signals delivered over the same fibre supplied by Opticomm.
Every block of land in New South Wales is now classified by the Rural Fire Service with a rating of 1, 2 or 3. Each block at The Gardens has different ratings to protect you and your home from bushfire risk. For more information contact Port Stephens Council.
The Gardens is serviced by the OptiComm super-fast Fibre to the Premises Network. The OptiComm FTTP network provides Australia’s fastest home internet. The network also delivers phone, free to air and FOXTEL services and no TV antennas or satellite dishes are required.
OPTICOMM – National Broadband Connection at The Gardens