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Furniture

10 Home Finishes to Invest In

Fixtures, fittings and furnishings are often the last thing you choose but the first thing people notice in your new home. By the time you’re ready to choose these home finishes, your budget could be stretched, you might feel overwhelmed by design decisions, or just looking for some helpful advice, so we’ve summarised the advice of legendary home designer Kevin McCloud to help you choose wisely.

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What Advice Would You Have for First Homebuyers?

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Sold land

What You Need to Know About Buying Land

Looking to build, found the perfect block and wondering what to do next? We’ve broken down the process into simple steps, and have Peet sales representatives around the country who can step you through it as well.

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Trendy lounge room

On-Trend Home Colours

Ever wondered how colours suddenly go from obscure to mainstream? You see a colour on clothes on the catwalk, which filter into homewares on the high-street and even onto new cars. It’s all thanks to colour forecasting.

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Woman typing on laptop

3 Steps to Help Your New Home Search

Whether you’re building or buying a new home to live or invest, it’s a big step – and there’s so much choice. Here are our top tips to help you decide where and what to buy.

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Money houses

Negative Gearing Explained

Australia has around 2.6 million property investors and almost 60 per cent of them use negative gearing. So how does it work?

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News and Events

Pier Street Perth

Development approval for Pier Street apartments

POSTED ON 28 Jun 2019

Peet is pleased to have received approval for an exciting 27-storey development immediately adjacent to the City of Perth's cultural and arts precinct of Northbridge. Delivering an innovative and affordable housing option for Perth, the partnership with Department of Communities, will provide 184 apartments and a great range of community and commercial space.

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Flagstone infrastructure deal announcement

Flagstone signs historic $1.2 billion infrastructure deal

POSTED ON 18 Jun 2019

Peet has led an historic infrastructure agreement that will fund more than $1.2 billion of essential services for the Greater Flagstone Priority Development Area, in Queensland. The infrastructure deal is the biggest of its kind in Australia’s history and will secure the infrastructure needs of the Greater Flagstone community for the next 45 years.

 

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Prime Minister visits Googong

Prime Minister doorstops in Googong

POSTED ON 8 Apr 2019

The Prime Minister’s visit included a press conference about the Government’s $525million commitment to vocational education and training (VET). The funding will deliver 80,000 new apprenticeships over five years — including bricklayers, carpenters and plumbers — as well as financial incentives for employers and trainees.

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NAB Big Ideas campaign

When big ideas meet big thinking

POSTED ON 27 Mar 2019

Peet has been featured in the National Australia Bank’s Big Ideas campaign – with Managing Director and CEO Brendan Gore sharing our big idea of making the dream of home ownership a reality for a million Australians, and how NAB is helping achieve that goal.

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Peet delivers a solid performance in first-half of FY19

Solid half-year performance from Peet

POSTED ON 26 Feb 2019

Today Peet announced an operating profit and statutory profit after tax of $23.1 million for the half-year ended 31 December 2018, which represents an increase of 5.6% compared with the previous corresponding period. Managing Director and CEO, Brendan Gore, said the solid result was underpinned by an increase in settlements across the Group’s national portfolio. The Group’s performance during the half year resulted in earnings per share of 4.74 cents, representing an increase of 6% compared with 1H18.

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Tonsley Retail precinct

Peet named preferred proponent to develop Tonsley Retail precinct

POSTED ON 21 Feb 2019

Peet is pleased to have been selected as the preferred proponent* to develop the Tonsley Retail precinct. Plans are now underway for the development of a vibrant new shopping, hospitality and commercial precinct at Tonsley Village.

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Life in our Communities

@bdperth
bdperth

Can't believe it's a year since we moved into our beautiful house @adam_dg12 #goldenbaylife

@dewi_indiframe
dewi_indframe

Catching sunray 😎 🌝🌝🌝🌝🌞🌝🌞🌝🌝🌝🌝🌝🌞🌝 #sunray #glasshousemountains #sunshinecoast #exploreaustralia #exploringaustralia #adventureseeker #naturelover #gobeyondyourfrontdoor #stayoutdoors #ig_australia #instaaussie #instanaturelovers

Tiff Taylor @ Flagstone Dog Park
Tiff Taylor

Thanks for a great day!!! What an awesome dog park 🐕🐶🐩

@ourcarlisebuild
ourcarlislebuild

Does she ever stay still!!! Trying to get a photo of Willow with our sign today 👧🏼
#botanicridge #botanicridgesummerhill #summerhill #carlislehomes #2017 #family #journey #buildinganewhome #dreamhome #land #buildingblog #inspo

@jackandthebenstalk
jackandthebenstalk

Parks are best explored with friends! #littlegreenestate #tarneit #experiencewyndham #jackandthebenstalk #parks #playgrounds

@onthechoppingblock
onthechoppingboard

Plenty of fresh produce at the @lightsviewsa farmers market this morning. It's on every Sunday and is a great excuse to get out. #safood #lightsview #lightsviewlife #markets #supportyourlocal #eatlocalsa

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