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Deck Creation – Materials to make it Perfect

Author: Abode2 Team

Creating a perfect Deck The selection of Deck materials can at times be a challenge Abode2 are just completing a Deck in rural Bangalow which combines: Hardwood posts and top rails (look great when oiled), Steel stringers (provides clear view through to garden) and EkoDeck boards (needs no maintenance) A nice combination.

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Epiq | Lennox Head | 273 jobs to be created at new shopping centre

Author: Abode2 Team

New Development for Lennox Head gets the Green Light DEVELOPER Clarence Property has received approval from Ballina Shire Council and the Joint Regional Planning Panel (JRPP) to deliver a $30 million neighbourhood shopping centre at its Epiq community in Lennox Head. Woolworths entered into an agreement for a 15 year lease as anchor tenant on […]

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New Dwelling | Mullumbimby | Great Return

Author: Abode2 Team

Just handed over two new dwellings in Mullumbimby.  Both now rented with a great return for the owner and very comfortable new dwellings for the new residents.

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Selling | 84 Grant Street | Ballina

Author: Abode2 Team

FOR SALE Looking to get your foot into the property market?🏠🏠🏘🏘 2 Dwellings + 2 Keys + 2 incomes = For the price of 1 Higher Rental Returns – Two separate dwellings allow for each to be rented out for full market rent.   Returning twice the amount a traditional house would. Lower Costs – […]

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Housing Affordability | Northern NSW

Author: Abode2 Team

  Byron Bay Is Now Less Affordable Than Sydney, Melbourne or Brisbane A new study has found the bohemian paradise is the least affordable place to live in all of eastern Australia. Byron Bay has a crisis on its hands. Once the Australian capital of easy breezy living, now the bustling hermitage of ten thousand […]

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Affordable Housing | Secondary Dwellings | Infill Housing

Author: Abode2 Team

The Northern Star is reporting that Byron, Ballina and Tweed are three of the four least affordable regional areas in NSW for housing.     New housing supply is obviously needed in these areas.  We believe the most effective way to deliver new rental housing is from infill developments.   This can be a secondary dwelling or dual […]

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Lismore Council are waiving Contributions

Author: Abode2 Team

The  Northern Star reports that residential dwellings are still available in the Lismore region for $350,000 and under. To encourage new in-fill residential developments for new strata developments that allows 2 dwellings to be created on one site as long as there are no more than 5 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms on completion. This is a […]

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Heights of New Dwellings in Ballina

Author: Abode2 Team

Ballina Council require all new dwellings to achieve a minimum floor height typically 2.7mAHD or greater. With all new dwellings you must also use flood compatible building materials for building works below this level. Secondary dwellings are able to achieve this floor height using an elevated flooring system. Dual occupancy and strata developments must fill […]

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Home Building Compensation Fund | HBCF | Project Management

Author: Abode2 Team

Abode2 Project Management is the only Northern Rivers based provider for the Home Building Compensation (HBCF) builder services program. Out yesterday to Clunes, Wyrallah and Evans Head and heading off to Armidale tomorrow to review new building projects. While out noticed lots of work happening on the Pacific Highway, with the new Broadwater bridge coming […]

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Jarjum pre-school | Abode2 | Project Management

Author: Abode2 Team

The Abode2 team has been working withor some 3 years on a new pre-school project in Goonellabah. Jarjum is to be congratulated as they have just been issued with a development approval from Lismore City Council to construct a new 60 place pre-school. We are now reviewing the conditions of consent and looking forward to […]

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