Category Archives: Milestones

Day 139: The Penultimate Day

Well, we have finally made it…. Handover day is tomorrow, Thursday 20th June 2013. Exactly 140 days since construction commenced. I still remember the first day we saw the land had been scrapped, how excited we both were, and still … Continue reading

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Posted in Building, Completion Stage, Electronics & Appliances, Henley Properties, Milestones, The Lexington | 2 Comments

Day 121: Final Inspection Complete

Hey guys, so it’s been 4 months. And over that time there has been many highs, and many lows. However, we are definitely in the final leg of this journey. We went prepared with all our paperwork, the contract, colour … Continue reading

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Posted in Completion Stage, May 31st, 2013, Milestones | 1 Comment

Day 090: Stained & Stoned

So, as usual, J went to meet our SS Dan. We had a massive list of things that we needed to make sure would be fixed. Otherwise, it’ll drive us mad thinking about them. The list (which was saved on … Continue reading

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Posted in Fix Stage, May 2nd, 2013, Milestones | 6 Comments

Day 063: Lock Up!

For the most part, this has been a dream and pensive is probably not the best word to describe my current state. I think it’s somewhere in between that and reflective. As the loan drawdowns get larger, reality is beginning … Continue reading

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Posted in April 4th, 2013, Lock Up Stage, Milestones | Leave a comment

Day 039: We’ve are Framed!

The frame stage is officially complete. The house has finally taken shape and to be completely honest it’s looking a little bit smaller than expected – probably because all the display were Q1 and we’re having the Q2 built. That’s … Continue reading

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Posted in Frame Stage, March 11th, 2013, Milestones | 2 Comments

Day 027: We are Slabbed! (Photo Edition)

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Day 020: Trenched!

Trenched! J called Dan (SS) and was informed that the concrete is not poured yet – the trenching took longer than expected. Apparently they are pretty deep and is a little more complicated due to the slope. We visited the … Continue reading

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Posted in Base Stage, February 20th, 2013, Henley Properties, Milestones | Leave a comment