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Design & Colour Trends for 2017

26th June 2017

    A brand new home means that you can make all of the choices, right down to the colour of the walls. Does the sound of designing the colour palette feel a bit daunting though? We aren’t all colour experts so it can be!   At Manor Build we are with you every step […]

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Is Property a Safe Investment?

19th June 2017

    As highlighted in Auckland over the last several years, property values can climb steadily year-on-year. In this case, prices skyrocketed 85% since 2012. In fact, six other regions in New Zealand have seen double digit increases too. Considering another investment option, such as Kiwisaver, would you expect to see double digit returns? Probably […]

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6 Hazards of Living in an Older Home

12th June 2017

      People choose older houses for many reasons. Some like the character of designs from a time long ago. It might be located exactly where you want to live. Or it might be, simply, that the price is right.   However, with older homes comes the potential for hazards. There are visible and […]

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The Myth of Square Metre Rates

06th June 2017

  Measuring the cost of a home by the cost per square metre is not a reliable, nor helpful measurement. Why is that? There are numerous variables that come into play with a new home. These mean that judging it by a square metre rate is not always an accurate reflection of what’s inside.   […]

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