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Wollongong Builders NSW 2500
New South Wales is where our heart is. Let’s look at Wollongong; a city with a beautiful beach side location, close to schools, Wollongong University, a thriving central business district and some amazing cafes and restaurants and we wollongong builders.
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Where to build in Wollongong – Land releases
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What are my options for building in Wollongong?
When it comes to building your new dream home in Wollongong, you have two choices: you can knock down and rebuild, or you can purchase an empty block of land and build from scratch.
More about living in Wollongong
Median house price: Houses in Wollongong have a median price of $872,500, Wollongong units have a median price of $570,000. [Source: Your Investment Property]
Demographics: Wollongong has a huge cultural diversity; the top 5 countries of birth for people in the Wollongong area are Australia, China, England, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia and India. [Source: Population Australia]
Lifestyle: A perfect opportunity for a sea change or tree change, Wollongong offers extremely beautiful beaches and natural landscapes, while not being too far from Sydney.
Council: Wollongong City Council
Distance from Sydney: 1 h 25 min (85.8 km) via Princes Hwy and M1 [Source: Google Maps]
Distance from Canberra: 2 h 38 min (243.9 km) via M31 and Federal Hwy [Source: Google Maps]
Schools, Universities and Vocational Education:
- Wollongong Public School
- Smiths Hill High School
- St Mary Star of the Sea College
- Coniston Public School
- Gwynneville Public School
- St Brigid’s Primary School
- Keira High School
- Wollongong High School of the Performing Arts
- The Illawarra Grammar School
- Wollongong West Public School
- Figtree Heights Public School
- Lindsay Park Public School
- Elonera Montessori School
- University of Wollongong
- TAFE NSW (Wollongong West)
- TAFE NSW (Wollongong)
- Wollongong Conservatorium of Music
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Local Wollongong Attractions
2016 Census Wollongong Stats
Average people per household: 2.1
Median monthly mortgage repayments: $1,751
Median weekly rent: $350
Wollongong City – Households (Enumerated) 2016
- Fully owned 33.4% 33.4%
- Mortgage 29.8% 29.8%
- Renting 29.1% 29.1%
- Other tenure type 0.9% 0.9%
- Not stated 6.9% 6.9%
Display homes near wollongong
Shellharbour is only a 25 minute drive from Wollongong, and features the Illawarra’s largest display home village at Calderwood Valley as well as a third display home in the ever-popular Shell Cove estate. Any of Mincove Homes’ home designs would be ideal for the Wollongong area.
DISPLAY HOMES IN NOWRA, WOLLONGONG, ILLAWARRA AND OTHER NEARBY SUBURBS
Finding the perfect home for your family can take time. Instead of settling, have you considered building a brand-new home that ticks all your boxes and is perfectly suited for your growing family?
At Mincove Homes, we work closely with top interior designers and builders to develop home designs that can suit the needs of families across particular suburbs in NSW.
Although we provide detailed floor plans and 3D renderings of our home designs, nothing can compare to a walkthrough of our quality display homes to get a sense of what your new Mincove Home can offer you and your family.
VISIT ONE OF OUR 5 DISPLAY HOMES
The best way to get a feel of what your newly built home could look like is by visiting one of our award-winning display homes in Nowra, Wollongong, Illawarra and other surrounding suburbs. Designed with you in mind, all Mincove homes are built to accommodate growing families with ample space for work and play.
We have 6 Display Homes & 1 Display Centre currently open across 4 different locations; Calderwood Valley, Housing World Shell Cove, Housing World Nowra & Goulburn.
All 5 of our display homes are equipped with 3-4 bedrooms, 2-3 bathrooms and other cutting-edge features including a theatre room, al fresco outdoor space, walk in pantry, ensuite master bedroom with walk-in robes, a two car garage and kids’ activity space. Whether you are searching for a two-storey home or an open plan kitchen, Mincove can help develop the home of your dreams!
SEE BEFORE YOU BUY
Ready to buy land and start building your new home? See our display homes in person. Open 7 days a week from 10am to 5pm, our display homes can be visited at any time. We encourage you to stop by and chat with our New Homes Consultants who are ready to answer all your enquiries.
They can help to provide you with the opportunity to get a sense of the layout, spaces, materials, build-quality and inclusions you can come to expect from Mincove Homes as your new property build partners. Come ready with questions, because we can’t wait to answer them.