‘The time it takes to build a house is blowing out due to the country’s ongoing construction boom, with reports some builders are increasing the build price to avoid making a loss, and devastated home owners walking away from contracts altogether.’
AS economists predicted the ‘Home Builder Grant’ and first-home buyer grants would push up prices like those dating back to the Howard years …
SO all along were these Scomo Government grants all about creating a building boom, and not about helping aspiring home builders?
ADD to the mix Covid …
-and supply shortages
-increased material costs; longer build times
-land registration pushing out to 6 – 18 months
‘Time and cost of building a house blows out due to construction boom’