One step Closer to Home

Homeowner grants Our Queensland Government is committed to helping Queenslanders get into their own home sooner and to support Queensland’s COVID-19 economic recovery, the government is funding and supporting a range of initiatives to improve housing affordability, promote investment and stimulate construction industry jobs. If eligible, you’ll get $5,000 on the completion of your purchase or the construction of your brand-new … Read More

Current booming property Market in Queensland

Housing in Queensland is classified as relatively affordable compared to house prices in the southern states, which has found people are flocking to Queensland to purchase homes and enjoy the lifestyle in the Sunshine State. The current property boom has also been driven by low interest rates and the Queensland forecast 2021 is current up 16%. National Market Statistics National … Read More

Partnering with Kaboodle | Project Case Study

Direct Portable Buildings is proud to partner with Kaboodle in a Project Case Study this month. Specialising in portable buildings that are built to last, from 3-5 bedroom home units, secondary dwellings and granny flats through to site offices and studio spaces utilizing kaboodle’s versatile product range in our superior kitchen fit-outs. See full Kaboodle Case Study here: https://www.kaboodle.com.au/trade/projects/portable-homes-qld/ From … Read More

Launching a Number of New Three-bedroom Modular Buildings

With housing becoming so expensive today in Australia, portable modular housing such as composite and modular buildings are a real alternative. At Direct Portable Buildings we supply composite and modular buildings and modular homes consisting of repeated sections called modules. MEADOW VIEW Three Bedroom | 124m2 Living area | 68.5m2 Deck area MELALEUCA Three Bedroom | 121m2 Living area | … Read More

Finding Your Dream Home with Direct Portable Buildings

The team at Direct Portable Buildings are excited to launch a number of new two-bedroom, three-bedroom and 4-bedroom designs to our range of home units this month to choose from. With a team of expert granny flat and portable building designers, a huge network of suppliers so you get the best price, years of research and development in logistics, systems and quality checks, and … Read More

Act now: It’s Time to Stop Paying Rent | Govt announced an extension to the Home Builder program

On 29 November 2020, the Government announced an extension to the $15K HomeBuilder Grant. The extension will last until the 31st of March 2021. HomeBuilder provides eligible owner-occupiers (including first home buyers) with a grant to build a new home or substantially renovate an existing home. HomeBuilder assists the residential construction sector by encouraging the commencement of new home builds … Read More

Time to stop paying rent | Act now Government announced an extension to the HomeBuilder program

$15K HomeBuilder Grant HomeBuilder provides eligible owner-occupiers (including first home buyers) with a grant to build a new home or substantially renovate an existing home. HomeBuilder assists the residential construction sector by encouraging the commencement of new home builds and renovations. On 29 November 2020, the Government announced an extension to the HomeBuilder program to 31 March 2021. Changes to … Read More

Custom Design Granny Flats and Modular Homes

Direct Portable Buildings specialise in custom design Granny Flats and Modular Homes, we will design a home specifically for you to suit your requirements or choose from our extensive range of plans on our website. We also have a vast range of designs that are not featured on our website that are available upon request. Direct Portable Buildings | Granny … Read More

2020 | 2021 Federal Budget Tax Stimulus CGT Exemption on Granny Flats

Granny Flat Arrangements Currently, the creation of a formal arrangement where money is provided to a homeowner to build a granny flat with the proviso that the person providing the money has a right of occupancy in the flat, with a return of money when the residence is sold, can cause a Capital gains tax event for the home owner … Read More

One step Closer to Home | First Home Buyers

In Queensland, first homeowners receive a concessional rate of stamp duty on homes worth up to $550,000. This concession is applied by deducting a set amount from the usual rate of stamp duty that would apply to owner/occupiers. This means that you will effectively pay no stamp duty if you are buying a first home worth less than $500,000, with … Read More

Dreaming of your NEW home | it is time to act

$25K HomeBuilder Grant Australian Government | Economic Response to the Coronavirus, COVID-19 has introduced a $25K Stimulus will assist the residential construction market by encouraging the commencement of new home builds or renovations from the 4th June to 31st December 2020.  The team at Direct Portable Buildings are available to assist you to design your dream home to suit your … Read More

Secondary Dwelling | Caring for Family

Secondary Dwelling | Is a property that has two separate dwellings located on a single title. Generally, both residences will have separated internal entrances and each side can be either used for family members or leased out to different parties depending on varying Council rules. These properties come in a number of forms including: a)    A duplex A duplex is … Read More

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