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How we can add $20,000 of extra value to your new home

Are you looking for another reason to build a new home? Our latest offer is literally one of the best deals we’ve EVER put together. Geelong Homes is a proudly Geelong owned and operated builder backed with more than 20 years’ experience building quality homes throughout our region. We build functional homes with a unique […]

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Stone vs laminate benchtops: which material works best for you

One of the big decisions you’ll make when designing your kitchen is choosing your benchtop. A kitchen benchtop is one of the most used areas of a home — it’s where you cook, prepare meals and entertain. A benchtop can serve as a focal point aesthetically, but practically — as a space that’s used daily, […]

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Our guide to choosing a location for your dream home

Does your head spin when you think about the perfect location for your dream home? There’s so much to think about — commuting times, schools, shopping, recreation. However, whether you’re craving a coastal retreat, an escape to the country or the perfect place to raise your children, the greater Geelong region truly has a place […]

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Why we keep building with Geelong Homes

When a client comes back time and time again you know that you’re on to a good thing. Here at Geelong Homes we’ve had customers that have built not just one home with us but multiple homes. We recently spoke to two couples who have been building homes with us for more than 10 years, […]

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Industrial Chic Meets the Comforts of Family Living

If you’re looking for styling inspiration, you can’t look past our Arcadia 206 display home in Oakdene Estate, Ocean Grove. The Arcadia 206 display opened in 2018 and is part of our Essential range. The four-bedroom, two-bathroom home is where industrial chic meets the comforts of family living. The Arcadia 206’s industrial-style facade is a […]

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Our top five tips for new home buyers

Buying your first home can be one of life’s proudest moments. However, sometimes the journey isn’t a smooth one. Even for an experienced buyer, there are many pitfalls when buying a home. At Geelong Homes, we’ve put our heads together to come up with our top five tips to guide you through your new home […]

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Geelong Homes set the benchmark for these first home buyers

Geelong Homes was the first builder Alysha and Matthew spoke to when they started looking into building their first home — and, as Alysha says, that was when the bar was set. “Geelong Homes was always at the forefront of our minds when we started talking to other builders,” she says. “They certainly set a […]

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8 questions you should ask when visiting a display home

Whether you’re seeking inspiration or looking to lock-down the right design for your dream home, visiting display homes is a fun yet informative way to look at your options. Not only can you see how some floorplans look in person, it can give you a great insight into the sort of service you can expect […]

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Our site start guarantee explained

Timing is everything when you start building your dream home. Perhaps you’re renting and need time to organise your lease. Maybe you need to sell your home before you can start building. Maybe you don’t want the experience to be a burden on your young family. Or maybe you simply need more time to save […]

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A guide to getting your finances in order before building

The banks may have tightened lending conditions, but it’s not all doom and gloom if you are seeking finance to build your own home. Since the Royal Commission into Misconduct in the Banking, Superannuation and Financial Services Industry was established in 2017, the financial landscape across Australia has changed. A mixture of Australia’s property boom […]

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