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    29 Aug 2019

    Living the Kiwi Dream in Regional New Zealand

    A competitive housing market is leading many city people to reconsider their options when it comes to setting up a home for the long term.

    Filed under: Building my home Lifestyle

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    17 Jul 2019

    Medium Density the Way of the Future

    Property specialists and economists are predicting a move toward compact living in New Zealand as Kiwis look to maximise the available space for convenient living.

    Filed under: Building my home Choosing my home

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    28 Feb 2019

    Must Have Smart Home Devices for 2019

    Smart speakers, quality security systems and in-home batteries are three of the things we’re seeing an increasing demand for when it comes to smart home devices and home automation. But there are many options on the market. We look into many of the must-have home tech options available in 2019. Giving you a feel for what might be the right option for you.

    Filed under: Building my home What's new Lifestyle Planning and Styling Tips and ideas

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    25 Feb 2019

    Should You Build or Buy a Home? 8 Reasons to Build

    Should you build or buy a home? A brand new custom designed home is a big ticket item you don’t get to tick off every year, but if a move is on the cards for you and your family in 2019, it’s definitely a good option to consider. Read on for 8 out-of-the-box ideas to help you make an informed decision.

    Filed under: Building my home Choosing my home Lifestyle Planning and Styling Tips and ideas

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    12 Jul 2018

    Designing and Building a Home with David Reid Homes

    David Reid Homes Wellington and Kapiti director Tim Sunderland provides some insight into the design and build process with David Reid Homes, which starts with the initial designs and plans and goes right through to the build and handing over the keys, leaving clients to enjoy the process.

    Filed under: Building my home Choosing my home Lifestyle New Home Designs Planning and Styling Tips and ideas

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    15 Jun 2018

    Choosing a Section to Build On

    Choosing a section to build on is one of the first decisions you have to make when building a new home. While budget, lifestyle and proximity to local amenities will play a big part in your choice, sunshine, prevailing weather and even your neighbours are just some of the other factors you should consider as well.

    Filed under: Building my home Choosing my home

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    11 Jun 2018

    House and Land Package in Auckland = Perfect Solution for Solo Mother

    A David Reid Homes design and build / house and land package in Auckland was the perfect solution for one woman on the search for her family home in the region.

    Filed under: Building my home Choosing my home Lifestyle New Home Designs Planning and Styling Tips and ideas

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    30 May 2018

    Frequently Asked Questions on Building a New Home

    As with any big life decision, there are many factors to think about. At David Reid Homes, we think it’s important to make the process as transparent as possible, and as such, have laid out the answers to some of our most frequently asked questions about building a new home.

    Filed under: Building my home Choosing my home Planning and Styling Tips and ideas

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    21 May 2018

    Subdivision Covenants Provide Scope to get Creative

    Subdivision covenants are viewed by many as restrictive when it comes to designing and building a home. However, David Reid Homes Wellington/Kapiti director Tim Sunderland says they provide inspiration to get creative with home design.

    Filed under: Building my home New Home Designs Planning and Styling Tips and ideas Sustainability

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    09 May 2018

    Less is More in Bathroom Design Trends

    Clearlite Bathrooms has recently seen it's biggest shake up in 15 years, bringing a range of sleek and simple products and designs for 2018. With big tiles, less grout lines and clean detailing, keeping it simple and minimal is the way forward for bathrooms.

    Filed under: Building my home New Home Designs Planning and Styling

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