CUSTOM HOME DESIGN WITH A SKILLED TRADE BASED LOCAL BUILDER

By Joh Domingo  When I first started Building Buddy in 2007, I had already been a design sales Building Consultant for 22 years.  In that time I been a founding partner in two building companies, and had designed, and been involved in the construction of, more than 800 homes. It sounds like an extraordinary number…

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Why We Have to Maintain a Service Culture in Our Building Businesses

FACT 1: A study; Forsythe, P.J., 2012. Profiling customer perceived service quality expectations in made-to-order housing construction in Australia found that there were 2 basic contrasting consumer types: Those that selected a builder only when they demonstrated an ability to provide quality service; and those that selected a builder even if the ability to provide…

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If I build with you, what guarantee do I have that you will deliver, and won’t take advantage of my trust?

The first definition in the Miriam-Webster dictionary for the word ‘client is : “one that is under the protection of another”   We define our custom build and design system as one that affords care, protection and guidance to our prospective customers.   They are on a journey, and it our duty as professionals to…

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Can I Talk To Some Of Your Previous Customers? Can I See Some Testimonials?

Continuing with the Fifth Part of our Series on the seven questions every builder has to answer to win a job. They were listed as follows: What kind of home can you offer, and can you do the home I want? How much will it cost? If that is too much; can we make it cost…

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Can I see some of your previous work?

In the previous article in this series we talked about the importance of having a systematic approach to your Marketing and sales, and how important it is that the customer be aware that there as a well-defined method, and systematic process that you use. More importantly, we emphasised that it was likely to provide them…

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How Much Will It Cost? That Is Too Much; Can We Make It Cost Less?

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This is a part of seven questions relating to the process of converting a prospective new home purchaser into your customer. This series is about binding the customer to your home design & build process in the face of competition, by giving you an important point of difference in their minds. It will ensure that your proposition…

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What kind of home can you offer me and can you do the home I want?

In the first article of this series, I would like to outline why it is important for a small builder, to understand the questions that exists in the minds of every potential customer, and why you need to address them even if they are not asked. Supplying satisfactory responses to these questions will go a…

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Do You Qualify for FREE Custom New Home Plans (and the home you want, without busting your budget)?

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Building Buddy News Update  by Joh Domingo  EAST BRISBANE building firm, Building Buddy Pty Ltd, has invested considerable time, money and energy in creating a unique environment where you can sit down with a top quality qualified builder, and do a mutually beneficial deal to get you the new home you deserve… exactly as you…

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Custom Built Homes the “New Black” in South-East Queensland Home Building

MANY NEW home customers are forced to choose their house plan from a set of stock-standard home design templates when choosing a plan for their new home.

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Brisbane Building Firm Announces Free Plan Modifications for New Home Customers

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BRISBANE NEW home customers don’t need to pay for ongoing house plan modifications when they deal with Building Buddy Pty Ltd, a Brisbane custom new homes specialist based in Stanley Street East.

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Sleep in the Bedroom of Your Dreams: No More Boring Bedrooms

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MANY OF today’s new home customers are encouraged to accept bedroom designs that fit “standard” cookie cutter templates. If they want something different, they have to pay more. Brisbane firm Building Buddy has decided to adopt a radically different approach.

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Free 3D Custom Home Designs Could Mean the Death of Standard Home Plans

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TWENTY-FIRST century developments in computer-aided design (CAD) software mean you no longer have to accept stock standard cookie-cutter home designs for your new home.

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Repeat Customer Chooses Brisbane Company to Build Dream Home

As often happens, one of Building Buddy’s previous customers has returned, to once again experience the creative rush of the Home Building experience they felt the first time around.

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Ocean Views & Pinterest Play Big Part in Custom New Home Design

If a CUSTOMERS block has a appealing view, it is a fundamental element of  Building Buddy designer Amin Eris’s approach to their custom home design.

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Clever Designs for Renovations Will Add Value to Wakerley Property

CLEVER DESIGN solutions for renovations and extensions to the Taylors’ Wakerley property mean they can achieve everything they’re hoping for, while also adding value to their home.

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Early Designs Will Make Retirement Dream Come True

A MURRAMBA DOWNS couple have presented his Building Buddy design/draughtsman Steve Sytsma with a unique set of challenges for their retirement home.

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Investment Property Design Challenge Means Five Bedrooms of Happiness

STEVE;s INVESTMENT PROPERTY posed some of the most challenging design-and-build issues Building Buddy has had in awhile. [metaslider id=6061] The project had a number of unique difficulties: there was an existing carport at street level and a tennis court 3 metres below the carport, on this odd-shaped block on land that was created by subdividing an existing property at Chapel…

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