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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

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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$26million investment shapes first year for Tonsley Village

POSTED ON 7 Feb 2019

A year after launch, there is now 95 apartments and terrace homes under construction in Peet’s Tonsley Village – 25% of the 11ha development.

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Lightsview Cycling Team

Lightsview Cycling Team takes top honours

POSTED ON 10 Jan 2019

The Lightsview Cycling Team has beaten the Australian Cycling Team in the elite men’s category to secure the series win in the 2018 Cycling South Australia Super Series. In addition to the team success, Justin Gassner took out the Series Leader competition.

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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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