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Buyer Checklist

To help you make the important decisions about what you want, we’ve compiled this checklist to consider when planning your new Valley Home:

A. About the Owners

  • Family members/ages.
  • Any special needs?
  • Where does your family spend the most time together?
  • Where does your family eat most meals?
  • Does your family usually watch television together or separately?
  • Where do you entertain?
  • How important are formal living areas?

B. Section

  • Special features (water, views, trees, adjacent other property, other).
  • Living facing street or rear?

C. House General Requirements Anticipated size?

  • Preferred architectural style?
  • Single level or two storey?
  • Preferred exterior materials?
  • Number/location of bedrooms?
  • Number of bathrooms?
  • Special room requirements?
  • Toilet separate or in the bathroom?
  • Heating type?
  • Should family room be open to kitchen?
  • Will the family’s main TV/VCR be located in the family room?
  • Describe furniture planned for family room.
  • Do you need a study or home office?
  • Where should it be located?
  • Any special electrical or wiring needs?
  • Wardrobe requirements – single, double or walk in

D. Rooms

  • Specific Requirements
  • Entry to be a separate formal or into an informal living area?

E. Kitchen

  • Will the kitchen typically be used for serious meal preparation, or for quick convenient meals?
  • Will you eat most meals here?
  • The types of appliances you want and where they should be located.
  • Which type of work area do you prefer – island, bar, galley or wrap around?
  • Do you want a walk-in pantry?
  • Other kitchen requirements?

F. Garage Do you need a garage?

  • Do you require a garage to be built in, attached or separate?

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Lifestyle estate and resort-style community for the over 50s

Valley Homes is the exclusive builder for Stage 1 of Tallowood Medowie. Offering people nearing retirement a resort-style lifestyle at an incredible location just outside of Port Stephens.


Duplex Specialists

Valley Homes’ duplex designs are diverse and fully customisable.

Our duplexes can accommodate a range of block sizes, be single or double-storey, feature three bedrooms or greater, open plan living, entertaining areas, two bathrooms and intelligent storage.


Acreage Series

Everything you would expect in contemporary country home design.

Whether you have a property in the Hunter Valley or a sprawling plot closer to the city, our Acreage Series provides generous living spaces, luxurious design features and clever storage throughout.


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Valley Homes is proud of its reputation as a builder of quality dwellings.

Offering a range of house designs, unit developments and building solutions to suit your needs and budget. Sold at competitive prices with no hidden expenses. Talk to our team of experts to find out more.

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