Building Dispute Resolution – Don’t go straight to a Lawyer

October 21, 2016 at 10:12 am

Despite all parties starting out with the best intentions conflict is a common issue people face during the building process. Unfortunately when issues arise, emotions kick in and most people go straight to a lawyer. However, there are other alternatives or options available to assist both the consumer and contractor for
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New Home Warranty Inspections

September 16, 2016 at 12:05 pm

So you have a brand new home and there are a few things now that you have moved in that just don’t seem right!!! It is true that Builders in Queensland have legislative obligations to rectify defective building work. However this is not always a straight forward procedure when items
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Is my Builder doing the right thing?

September 6, 2016 at 10:47 am

Building Advocacy and Stage Inspections Building a new home and ensuring the job is being done right is not for the faint of heart. A building advocate can be of tremendous value throughout the building process. Building advocates assist both the consumer and the principle contractor (builder) to ensure construction
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Hand Over Inspections – Anyone can do them

August 18, 2016 at 4:35 pm

No license, qualifications or reporting standards required to do  Hand Over Inspections. At the completion of the construction of a new residential house in Queensland, there is a highly marketed service available to the public often referred to as a Hand Over or Pre Settlement Inspection. The purpose of such
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