Stylish Sydney new home build for young couple

  We recently completed the construction of a new two storey home for a savvy young couple that wanted to capitalise on their existing investment property. The couple had purchased the block [...]


Decorating your granny flat does not mean you need to compromise on the feeling of space or luxury. There are many ways to keep your space looking modern and bright and we would love to share [...]

Tight site access no problem when building this Newcastle granny flat

We’ve build hundreds of granny flats over the years and every site is different and presents varying challenges. For a recently completed Newcastle granny flat tight site access was the issue at [...]

Central Coast granny flat maximise ROI for property investor

We often talk about the different uses for a Central Coast granny flat and many property investors have caught on to the benefits of maximising their yield by building a granny flat. This [...]

Maitland granny flat perfect as an Airbnb

We recently completed a Maitland granny flat on a picturesque property in Louth Park, which is planned to be used as a short-term rental property. During the planning stages the owners requested [...]

Newcastle Herald MBA Excellence in Building awards feature

We’ve received yet more local media coverage in the Newcastle Herald, this time because of our win for the MBA Excellence in Building award for Granny flats. As Backyard Grannys Director, Alex [...]

Property investors choosing Lake Macquarie to build granny flats

Sydney’s high price tags have clearly become a hard pill to swallow, with property investors and families looking north for property price relief and ending up in the burgeoning Lake Macquarie [...]