INSULATION – MORE THAN MEETS THE EYE!

How’s your insulation? Said just about no one ever! Building a new home is a gift and as such we all have a responsibility to do our bit for the environment, but the thing is, insulation is just a bit confusing. How your home performs thermally will affect you every single day, so insulation is…

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Joint Venture Insights – Let’s Explore!

Thinking about Joint Venturing on a Property Project? Joint ventures can be a great way to undertake property development projects, particularly if you don’t have the funds, time, know-how (or confidence) by yourself. BuildHer8’s Rathmines Project, which is building at full steam, has drawn a lot of interest from our DevelopHer community in JVs.  For…

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A big HELLO from the BuildHer8!

BuildHer8 conducted their last fortnightly B8-Summit on site. Fierce. It’s 2021. We’ve just cruised through lockdown-3.0 and the Rathmines project by the BuildHer8 has well and truly kicked off with a bang! It’s all happening. So exciting! Especially because we have a promo code to share! Read on to find out. Anyway, I got to thinking……

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Rathmines – The Best of 2020

WHAT A YEAR! What an extraordinary year 2020 has been. Nup, nothing ordinary about this one. As we swap “wrap-up” meetings and for physical wrapping up (of presents), I thought it’d be fab to reflect on our #buildhermoments for the BuildHer8 Rathmines Project throughout this year. As you’re reading this, I hope that it inspires…

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How a Kitchen Guru Can Save Your Sanity

THE FORM-FUNCTION-BUDGET TRILEMMA The importance of well-designed joinery in a home cannot be understated. At no other point of a renovation is the tensional trilemma between form, function and budget more obvious than in the kitchen. The dizzying number of options, and thus decisions, all packed into the one space. Materials, finishes, profiles, handles, open…

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Why Your Agent Should Be Your Ultimate Ally

A CHAT WITH SAM RIGOPOULOS As the Melbourne curfews are lifted, so are our collective spirits! Hooray for that! Unsurprisingly, the BuildHer8 team and many of our BuildHer Members are always keeping a close eye on the property market. And amongst the restrictions being eased earlier this week are property inspections! Buyers and renters in Melbourne…

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Setting Up For Success, with Ohnmar Ruault

DEMOLITION TIME! As we all take a collective sigh here in Melbourne, the team at BuildHer8 continues to buckle down using this time to plan, plan, plan – and ensure we are setting up for success on site! When life gives you lemons… You know what Ivy says? Make gin and tonic!!! With all the…

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Creating an Interior Concept, with Alison Lewis Interiors

IT’S ALL ABOUT THE NORTH HOUSE! In spite of the multitude of challenges presented by this second lockdown, the highly motivated BuildHer8 ladies have been ramping up the momentum at the Rathmines Project. We have now almost completed our ‘take off’, and the tender process has officially commenced with leading trades and contractors! What’s more,…

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Up Close & Personal with Ben Callery Architects

THE TEAM BEHIND BUILDHER8’S RATHMINES PROJECT We all know that there are many different types of residential architects. Their purview can range from modest homes to an entire city, involving design, develop, present, and management all sorts of projects. Choosing the right one will go a long way in helping you achieve your desired outcome.…

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