Ralph Brewer

Ralph Brewer is the Owner and Registered Builder at Exactus.
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Our best home extensions in Perth

Posted by Ralph Brewer on Sep 7, 2015 1:44:00 PM

There's a an obvious difference between a home renovation and a home extension. With a renovation, we are usually working with what's there in the house already. For example, a kitchen renovation or a bathroom renovation, which is located in exactly the same place as the existing kitchen or bathroom.

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Topics: Cost of renovating, Home extension

Move or renovate? The $43,134 question.

Posted by Ralph Brewer on Sep 1, 2015 1:59:34 PM

Why $43,134? Because that's the cost of stamp duty on a $1m house. In the Inner Suburbs of Perth, $1m doesn't really go far. If you were to sell and upgrade to a house that's around that price, you are facing a massive stamp duty cost. Not to mention the Real Estate Agent's selling fees if you sell your current home.

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Topics: Cost of renovating