Cost of Building a New Home in Australia

Last updated: 20th Dec 2017

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Getting an idea of what other new home builders spent on their projects will prepare you for the costs involved and also help you from being ripped off. Check out the below real job descriptions that were completed on ServiceSeeking.com.au for new home builds in Australia in 2017 – 2018. 

On average, customers in Australia spent between $90,000 and $1,000,000 on their new home build in 2017. 

Job Location: Attadale
Cost of this job: $1000000
Job Description:Customer name: Evan

Job location: Attadale, WA, 6156

Builder required: New Home

Date required: ASAP. This job is urgent.

Materials: They need materials, fixtures & fittings supplied

Plans: They already have plans drawn up

Approval: They have council approval

Evan’s comments: We are looking for a builder to build a 2 storey house in Attadale. It has been designed and we have all drawings and engineering. If we can find a quality builder at a reasonable price we would like to proceed asap.

MEETING REQUIRED
– I need a face-to-face meeting to discuss the job.
– I’m available to meet on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.


Job Location: Carrum
Cost of this job: $1000000
Job Description:e require a reputable builder with strong financial position who can develop our block.

here is our situation:

We have a Large block of approx 1000sqm (20 metre frontage) in highly sought after street/beach-side suburb SE of Melbourne

close to transport, schools, shops, beach, parks etc

We require demolition of large existing home

we would like to build 2 new Large 5 bedroom homes in duplex form side by side

we would like to keep one for ourselves

our financial situation means we cant front up finance for project and require a JOINT VENTURE builder

This is a no-brainer for a good builder with excellent returns to be made.

Please contact Narelle ASAP

MEETING REQUIRED
– I need a face-to-face meeting to discuss the job.
– I’m available to meet on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.


Job Location: Silverawater
Cost of this job: $825000
Job Description:Customer name: Frank

Job location: Silverawater

Builder required: Other – details below

Date required: ASAP. This job is urgent.

Materials: They need materials, fixtures & fittings supplied

Plans: They already have plans drawn up

Approval: They have council approval

Frank’s comments: Old factory in silverwater, nsw needs to be rebuilder. CDC approved. About 800 sqmeters. Need quotation and immediately start. Call Frank[phone/email supplied] or email [phone/email supplied]

MEETING REQUIRED
– I need a face-to-face meeting to discuss the job.
– I’m available to meet on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.


Job Location: Leichhardt
Cost of this job: $515000
Job Description:Customer name: Melissa

Job location: Leichhardt, NSW, 2040

Builder required: New Home

Date required: within the next fortnight.

Materials: They need materials, fixtures & fittings supplied

Plans: They already have plans drawn up

Approval: They have council approval

Melissa’s comments: Looking for a builder to build duplex to lockup only. Approx 500sqm total, brick veneer ground floor and lightweight first floor on waffle pod slab. Skillion metal roof. Detached garage with studio. Total lockup budget of $500k inc GST.

Builder must be:

-reputable and experienced

-able to start within 2-3 weeks

-complete job in 3-4 months

-have home warranty insurance

-flexible

Please contact me for copy of plans. Must be able to quote ASAP.

MEETING REQUIRED
– I need a face-to-face meeting to discuss the job.
– I’m available to meet on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.


Job Location: Campbelltown
Cost of this job: $466000
Job Description:Customer name: Mohammad

Job location: Campbelltown, NSW, 2560

Builder required: New Home

Date required: within the next fortnight.

Materials: They need materials, fixtures & fittings supplied

Plans: No – they need an architect

Approval: They need help getting council approval

Mohammad’s comments: Design and construction of new duplex in macarthur square.

MEETING REQUIRED
– I need a face-to-face meeting to discuss the job.
– I’m available to meet on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

CONTACT PREFERENCES
– Please call me
– The best time to contact me is during business hours (9am – 5:30pm).


Job Location: Lakemba
Cost of this job: $400000
Job Description:I am building a new home. I already have the plans and approval. I need builders. If you’re interested, you can just contact me so we can discuss the details of the job. Thanks

Job Location: 2160
Cost of this job: $400000
Job Description:Customer name: Praneel

Job location: 2160

Builder required: New Home

Date required: within the next few months.

Materials: They need materials, fixtures & fittings supplied

Plans: They already have plans drawn up

Approval: They need help getting council approval

Praneel’s comments: Have plans to build 2 detached homes on 1 block. Both double storeys with 4 beds, 3 showers, single garages and driveways with turning circle. After subdivision, each block will be approx 500sqm. Need quotes to build both at once, hopefully starting construction in 6 months, pending DA.

MEETING REQUIRED
– I need a face-to-face meeting to discuss the job.
– I’m available to meet on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.


Job Location: Box Hill North
Cost of this job: $320000
Job Description:Looking for a builder to commence in Feb / Mar. Rear double storey townhouse build in Box Hill North. All plans, permits obtained, full working drawings and engineering complete.

Specifications:

– Tas oak Timber flooring to living / kitchen / dining, rumpus and hallway

– double glazing

– ducted heating / AC

– timber stairs case

– excludes landscaping, driveways

Full list of specs to be provided to shortlisted builders

Please specify availability for Feb / Mar. References will be requested

JOB DATE
– 2 February 15

MEETING REQUIRED
– I need a face-to-face meeting to discuss the job.
– I’m available to meet on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.


Job Location: Reservoir
Cost of this job: $206000
Job Description:I’ve got plans, permits, working drawings approved for a 2 bedroom, 2 level unit development. I would like to start the construction ASAP for this unit. Also I have plans to build 3 units at the end of the year its awaiting council approval.

MEETING REQUIRED
– I need a face-to-face meeting to discuss the job.
– I’m available to meet on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.


Job Location: Mount Waverley
Cost of this job: $200000
Job Description:Customer name: Kelvin

Job location: Mount Waverley, VIC, 3149

Builder required: New Home

Date required: within the next few months.

Materials: They need materials, fixtures & fittings supplied

Plans: They already have plans drawn up

Approval: They have council approval

Kelvin’s comments: Would like to builder a new Unit at back the existing house. It is a Double storage and double Garage Unit. (3 bedrooms and 2 bath rooms)

MEETING REQUIRED
– I need a face-to-face meeting to discuss the job.
– I’m available to meet on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

CONTACT PREFERENCES
– Please call me
– The best time to contact me is after business hours (after 5:30pm).


Job Location: Mount Waverley
Cost of this job: $150000
Job Description:Need a registered builder for a house extension (with a little bit renovation) in Mt Waverley area

Description:

Extension part (total new area will be apox 130 SQM)

(build on stump footing with weather board outside and metal roofing would be great)

1.adding a new family home (36-38 SQM)

2.adding a new home office/home studio (42-45 SQM)

3.adding a new laundry (8 SQM)

4.adding a new ensuite (8 SQM)

5.adding a small storage room(8 SQM)

6.adding a new carport (15 SQM)

7.building a wooden fence that is 13m long,1.6m high,and install an auto gate(3.5m long.1.6m high)

Renovation task:

1.Enlarge the existing master bedroom by 30%. (from 14.1 SQM-20.2SQM)

2.demolish the old pergola and build a new one with roof cover (31 SQM)

3.demolish the old garage (25.45 SQM)

Applicants must be registered builders and must provide builder’s warranty,insurance,etc

(Further details please see attached plan or email me for further information)

NOTE:serious inquiry and quotation only,please read attached plan first)

CONTACT PREFERENCES

– Please Text me


Job Location: Bankstown
Cost of this job: $150000
Job Description:Customer name: Dave

Job location: Bankstown, NSW, 2200

Builder required: New Home

Date required: ASAP. This job is urgent.

Materials: They need materials, fixtures & fittings supplied

Plans: They already have plans drawn up

Approval: They need help getting council approval

Dave’s comments: I have several properties in Sydney and need to build a granny flat on them. 2 bedroom 60 square meter houses.

can someone please advise asap please

thank you

MEETING REQUIRED
– I need a face-to-face meeting to discuss the job.
– I’m available to meet on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.


Job Location: 2259
Cost of this job: $100000
Job Description:Customer name: Mia

Job location: 2259

Builder required: Other – details below

Date required: within the next fortnight.

Materials: They need materials, fixtures & fittings supplied

Plans: No – they need an architect

Approval: They need help getting council approval

Mia’s comments: We are hoping to convert our 3 car garage into a granny flat. The garage is currently clad with Weathertex boards on the outside & is finished to stud level on the inside. It will require insulation, gyprocking & full fit out into a 1 bedroom, living/dining room, small kitchen & bathroom/laundry. It currently has 2 roller doors on front side which will need to be removed & replaced with a couple of windows & Weathertex cladding. Job is located at Jilliby.

MEETING REQUIRED
– I need a face-to-face meeting to discuss the job.
– I’m available to meet on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

CONTACT PREFERENCES
– Please Text me


Job Location: Zetland
Cost of this job: $90000
Job Description:Customer name: Jamie

Job location: Zetland, NSW, 2017

Builder required: Home renovation

Date required: within the next few months.

Materials: They need materials, fixtures & fittings supplied

Plans: No – they need an architect

Approval: They need help getting council approval

Jamie’s comments: have a semi in zetland need to knock down 2 full double brick wall (internal) and external wall around – 4 meters long.

move a kitchen and bathroom. plus other items re block work etc. looking at Jan through to March 2016

MEETING REQUIRED
– I need a face-to-face meeting to discuss the job.
– I’m available to meet on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.