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SMALL LOT HOUSING: THE TREND TOWARDS TERRACE HOMES

Terrace homes have become increasingly popular in South East Queensland, particularly with first home buyers, investors and downsizers looking for exceptional value, low maintenance properties close to excellent amenities. The team at Ausmar Homes is extremely proud to have won the Queensland Housing Industry Association (HIA) Small Lot Housing Award for our Brunswick terrace. The […]

TOP 10 TIPS FROM A FIRST HOME BUYER

First home buyers Alanna and Henry received the keys to their brand new Ausmar home in November 2020. Alanna has been kind enough to share her top 10 tips for other first home buyers to make the experience just as enjoyable as theirs. Building a home can be such a daunting process, especially when it’s […]

BUILDING A NEW HOME IN 8 WEEKS: EXPECTATION VS REALITY

To celebrate the completion of Ausmar’s first Home in 8, we’ve put together a list of expectations versus reality when it comes to building a new Ausmar home in just eight weeks.   Expectation: A dodgy job Reality: We hold ourselves to an extremely high standard at Ausmar. We use the same trusted trades and […]

THE SECRET TO A STRESS-FREE NEW HOME BUILD JOURNEY

For most First Home Buyers the journey is long and often times will involve many display home visits and house inspections with no end in sight. The reason being is that it is extremely hard to find one house (already existing) that will tick every box. But then you realise, the ‘right’ one can’t be […]

THE FIRST HOME OWNER’S GUIDE TO CHOOSING THE RIGHT BUILDER.

The role of a first home buyer can feel intimidating, unnerving and filled with much uncertainty. This may be especially true when the first home buyer is planning to build their dream home. Building a new home still remains a great and exciting way to go. Knowing that your home has been built to your […]

THE CLASSIC CONUNDRUM – SHOULD YOU BUILD OR SHOULD YOU BUY?

If deciding to become a homeowner isn’t a big enough undertaking, as a home buyer you are faced with the age-old decision of whether it’s best for you to buy an existing property or buy land and build a brand new home. For many First Home Buyers and home buyers in general, not enough is […]

DON’T GET CAUGHT OUT MAKING THESE COMMON FIRST HOME BUYER MISTAKES

Buying your first home is exciting, it’s overwhelming, it’s incredible, it’s scary, it’s a sense of accomplishment and it’s likely one of the biggest purchases you are likely to make. It can, and often at times will feel like a bit of an emotional rollercoaster, but there are things that you can do to prepare […]

THE SECRET TO OWNING YOUR OWN HOME WITH JUST $10K

What it feels like Owning your own home is an accomplishment, a milestone and a big responsibility but just imagine how amazing it would feel – to build something that is a reflection of you, and an expression of who you are. That’s what we love doing here at Ausmar Homes. Why it seems impossible […]

PART 6: GIVERNY & SAMUEL’S JOURNEY

WOW! We’re handing over today and what a journey! We always love seeing our clients homes come to life but to be able to share Sam & Giv’s build journey as first home buyers has made it even more exciting for us. As a building ‘relationship’ usually lasts about 6 months from start to finish, we wanted […]