Award-winning knock down rebuild specialists
Knock down rebuilds are an increasingly popular choice for those seeking to build their dream home. With New South Homes' knock down rebuild specialists and construction professionals, you can be completely confident throughout the entire process. You'll be working with the best when constructing your high-quality, custom-built home with New South Homes in Newcastle and the Hunter region.
Why New South Homes?
We don't just hire a trade; they join our construction team. We look for the quality and craftsmanship that ensure every home we create is a masterpiece.
Building with honesty means we prioritise being open and transparent with you at every step of the process. Our focus is on doing the right thing to ensure the longevity of your new home.
You aren't just a number in our system; we work with you to create a home that suits your needs and guide you every step from design to construction. We're a team.
We're a Multi-Award Winning Builder thanks to our incredible team, who ensure we build with the highest quality. Our suppliers are household names, and our processes are ISO accredited.
Your home is our brand, and that's why when we make a promise, we follow through, we wouldn't build something we weren't proud of, and we want you to feel the same.
As experienced builders with over 35 years in the industry, we understand how to create a risk-free build. We offer progress payments, and our sister company Granny Flat Solutions, backs us.
Completed Projects: Before and After
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Why Knock Down Rebuild
Choosing to knock down and rebuild your existing home is an exciting opportunity to start fresh and create the home of your dreams. With the help of our experienced builders and design consultants, the benefits of your rebuild project will be numerous and long-lasting. A knock down rebuild gives you:
- Increased flexibility in home design, allowing you to tailor your new home build to your specific needs and preferences.
- The opportunity to incorporate the latest energy-efficient, cost effective, and sustainable building practices and technologies, leading to cost savings over time.
- A chance to build on an existing block in your desired location and take advantage of the surrounding amenities and lifestyle opportunities.
- A higher resale value for your property, should you choose to sell at the end of your knockdown rebuild journey or years down the line.
Newcastle & Hunter Valley Rebuild Projects
Sydney has a rich history in housing and architecture. Back in 1788, as residential Sydney was marked by the arrival of the first fleet of British ships, there was still plenty of land available to build a house; anywhere you liked. Unfortunately, this is not the case today.
If you're looking to build your dream home in Newcastle or the surrounding Hunter Valley region, a knock down rebuild may be the perfect solution. With New South Homes' experienced rebuild specialists, you can demolish your existing block's structures and start afresh with a custom-built home that meets all of your needs and preferences.
Our team of architects, designers, builders, and project managers are committed to providing the best possible service for the design, approval, and construction process of high-quality custom homes.
With our dedication to transparency, communication, quality, and trust, you can be confident that your knock down rebuild journey with New South Homes will result in a high-quality home that you'll love for years to come.
How to Prepare for a Knock Down & Rebuild in Newcastle
Newcastle’s regulations related to knockdown rebuilds
In Newcastle, knock down rebuilds are subject to a range of regulations that must be adhered to in order to obtain the necessary building and council approvals. These regulations may vary depending on factors such as the size and location of the property, the proposed design of the new home, and the demolition and construction process. New South Homes has a thorough understanding of these regulations and will ensure that the whole process proceeds smoothly and in compliance with all relevant rules and regulations.
Population, culture & recreation in Newcastle
Newcastle is a vibrant and growing city located in the heart of the Hunter region, with a population of over 300,000 people. Known for its stunning beaches and diverse recreational opportunities, Newcastle is an ideal location for a knock down rebuild. Whether you're looking to build your home close to the city's cafes and shops, or in a more secluded coastal or suburban location, Newcastle has something for everyone. With a range of outdoor activities, arts and culture events, and community programs, Newcastle is a great place to live, work, play, and build.
How climate & geography affects your rebuild
With its coastal location and varying weather patterns, Newcastle experiences a range of climate conditions throughout the year, from hot and dry summers to cool and wet winters. The region's geography, which includes both flat and sloping sites, can also impact the design and construction of your new home. New South Homes will advise you on the best building practices and materials to ensure that your home is specifically designed to withstand the local climate and land.
Knock Down Rebuild Process
If you're ready to transform your existing dream block into your dream home, New South Homes will guide you through the entire knock down rebuild process. We specialise in creating custom-designed homes that perfectly match your needs and your style choices. With our team of experienced rebuild specialists, we'll work with you to create a high-quality, custom-built home that exceeds your expectations.
From the initial design and planning stages to the final handover, we will be there every step of the way to ensure that your rebuild process is exciting, flexible, and fills you with confidence. Our architecturally designed floorplans, high-quality finishings, and luxury inclusions will result in a home that’s nothing short of perfect.
At New South Homes, we understand the importance of creating a home that you love even more than the block it sits on. With our depth of experience in the knock down rebuild process, we have the expertise to transform your existing home into the house you've always wanted. So if you're ready to take the plunge and start your journey, contact us today to get the process started.
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Knock Down Rebuild Inspirations
How does a knock down rebuild work?
A knock down rebuild involves the demolition of an existing home and the construction of a new home on the same block of land. The process is made up of several stages, including demolition, site preparation, design and planning, construction, and final handover. With the help of our experienced rebuild specialists, you can customise your new home to your exact preferences, including the floor plan, finishings, and style. New South Homes ensures that your knock down rebuild project will proceed smoothly and result in a high-quality, custom-built home that you'll love for years.
How much does a knock down rebuild cost in NSW?
The cost of a knock down rebuild in NSW can vary depending on a range of factors, such as the size and location of the property, the design and style of the new home, and the materials and finishes used in construction. Generally, $500,00 is the ballpark for the overall cost, demolition included. For more information that's specific to your goals and preferences, give us a call!
Is it cheaper to knock down and rebuild?
Generally speaking, a knock down rebuild is a cost effective alternative to renovating or buying a new home, as it allows you to create a custom-built home that meets your needs and preferences. Renovations may be cheaper, but you'll be bound by the existing home's structure to a certain extent. Alternatively, buying a ready-made home may mean giving up the block of land that you love, or a specific location that you've dreamed of living in.
How long does a knock down rebuild take?
The length of time it takes to complete a knock down rebuild will vary depending on a range of factors, such as the size and complexity of the project and the time required for council approvals and building permits. Generally, a knock down rebuild project can take anywhere from 6 months to 2 years to complete.
Do I need to obtain council approval for a knock down rebuild?
Yes, obtaining council approval is required for a knock down rebuild project, as it involves significant changes to the existing property. The approval process may involve obtaining a demolition permit, construction certificate, and other relevant permits and approvals from the local council and regulatory bodies.
Can I customise the design of my new home?
Working with our experienced rebuild specialists will allow you to customise the floorplan, finishings, style, and design of your new home. Our design consultants will work closely with you to create a custom design that maximises the potential of the site and makes the most of the surrounding environment, resulting in a high-quality, custom-built home that perfectly suits your lifestyle and preferences.
What are the benefits of a knock down rebuild over renovation or buying a new home?
A knock down rebuild allows you to create a custom-designed home that perfectly suits your lifestyle and needs, without the limitations of an existing structure. They also offer better long-term value than renovating, as the new home will be built to modern standards and include the latest in energy-efficient and sustainable building practices and technologies.
What kind of QUALITY guarantee does New South Homes provide?
Once construction has been completed, the home will be officially handed over to you. One of our representatives will hand you the keys, along with a copy of your warranty documents and information detailing our award-winning after-sales service commitment. A 90-day maintenance period will begin from the day your home is handed to you. Our team will be available to attend to any maintenance issues during this time.
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