Lake Macquarie granny flat makes the perfect investment property

Many clients come to us to discuss how a granny flat can be used as a property investment strategy. Take Terry, for example, who came to us about his property in the Lake Macquarie suburb of [...]

A new spin on the traditional Newcastle granny flat

A recent Backyard Grannys designer granny flat project in the Newcastle fringe suburb of Adamstown Heights was unlike anything the team had faced before. The owner, Sue, had very specific ideas [...]

Small site, big impact for this designer granny flat

This tight site was no hurdle for the Backyard Grannys team to build this designer granny flat. Our clients were inspired after viewing the award winning Central Coast granny flat we completed in [...]

Seamless indoor-outdoor living for designer Central Coast granny flat

We love this designer Central Coast granny flat we recently built. This innovative design is The Newington and was created to make the most of the timber deck that leads off the open plan living [...]

Building a two storey granny flat: Site Preparation

This is the 2nd blog in a series of 6 about the process of building a two storey granny flat. In Australia, there’s been an increase in homeowners and investors building granny flats within their [...]

More space created with this attached granny flat in Lake Macquarie

A Lake Macquarie couple came to see us because they were looking for a solution to needing more space, but did not have a large backyard. Because of the design of their house, we were able to [...]

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 [...]

Sydney property investor commissions Central Coast granny flat

Our Sydney-based clients were looking for a way to improve the return on investment for their Lisarow property, and decided to build a Central Coast granny flat. This is the Allambie design, and [...]

Picture perfect Sydney granny flat

We recently completed a custom designed Sydney granny flat that we think looks just picture perfect! The floorplan has two bedrooms, with entry to the bathroom from both of them, an open plan [...]

High quality Sydney brick granny flat

This Forestville granny flat was custom designed and built to suit the requirements of the owners and the constraints of the site. This granny flat is located on the block facing the back fence, [...]

Lake Macquarie granny flat built for Mum!

One of the frequent reasons we have clients come to us for a granny flat is to be able to have their parents close by, but with their own space – and this is the case for this Lake Macquarie [...]

Sydney granny flat creates space for parents

  One of the many uses for a Sydney granny flat is to create extra living space for extended family members. This was the case for this family, who were running out of space having their [...]