All secondary dwellings at Progeny are custom designed to suit your block and ensure quality, privacy and effective use of space. Ranging from standard to premium spec solutions, our secondary dwelling accomodation zone will impress.
Our services extend beyond just surrounding Sydney regions and we can construct a secondary dwelling to suit your specific needs.
Whether it’s an investment property or your main principal residence, there are a number of key benefits that support your decision to start generating a passive income from the space that you already own.
Depending on what you need, select from either: Affordable luxury granny flats Sydney.
- Granny flats (Affordable)
- Guest Homes (Luxury granny flats)
- Premium Guest Homes (Premier granny flats)
Our all inclusive solutions can help you to:
Our specialist team can assist you to create dual occupancy homes which are geared towards maximising value and return on investment. Double up on your rental income or even live in one and rent the other.
At Progeny we call our higher spec granny flats “Guest Homes” because we reinvent its of standard of finish and ensure that it’s oozing luxury. Our specialist team will design, approve and construct your Guest Home under strict quality control guidelines. In the process, we include some great extras at no extra cost which other builders do not in order to make sure that you get more than what you pay for.
When building your secondary dwelling with us we can: Affordable luxury granny flats Sydney
Although we receive many enquiries about secondary dwellings, not all sites are suited for this type of construction under Complying Development Guidelines. We can quickly ascertain whether you can construct and the associated costs in doing so
Speak to our network of lenders and compare with your own to find the best possible finance that suits your individual needs.
Take the stress out of the approval process and let us deliver your stamped plans so your project can get underway as soon as possible
Take advantage of our level of flexibility and acquire any additional upgrades at cost price (see below)
Knowing that minds are changed during the course of construction, we understand that you may decide on extra options as the build progresses. Accordingly, you can add to and upgrade your inclusions list as the journey continues, should it be practicable to do so.
While our trades are constructing your secondary dwelling we extend the opportunity to have additional works done on the existing home at the same time. Save your hard earned capital and hit two birds with one stone
We can help you source your next investment utilising our extensive network and industry knowledge so your next purchase can benefit from the construction of a secondary dwelling. We also offer a pre-purchase site evaluation so you can ensure that your next investment can reap the benefits of constructing a granny flat or guest home.
- 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom or 3 bedroom floor plans;
- Single bathroom or ensuite designs;
- Entry Level granny flats;
- Luxury granny flats / Guest Homes;
- Structures can also be suited to mancaves;
- Multipurpose designs which integrate home office space
Receive more luxurious standard inclusions than you would expect
There are a number of reasons why a Progeny granny flat or Guest Home will ensure that you are getting the most out of your investment. To ensure optimal value from your new investment we have tweaked the way that we approach projects.
Flexibility is critical in the build process and we recognise that not every one knows that they want and that desires may evolve or change as the build proceeds. Accordingly, we try to ensure the most flexible practices when it comes to the inclusions and features of your home.
Not only do we allow for changes without excessive charges during the build, we endeavour to provide them at cost price so that you are not paying more than what you should.
Examples of features that you can have installed at cost price include (but are not limited to), upgraded kitchen appliances, driveways, landscaping, upgraded flooring, wallpaper feature walls, smart home connectivity, advanced security systems, gas fireplace, upgraded bricks, additional electrical works and additional plumbing works.
An alfresco creates the additional space you need to extend your new guest home or granny flat beyond the restrictions of the 60 square metre rule. Ranging from basic to premium options, an alfresco is a simple, cost effective and resourceful way to create an indoor outdoor area which is seamlessly integrated into your home design.
Providing our granny flat and Guest Home clients with the bathroom inclusions that we use in larger homes is key to achieving a bathroom design that exceeds the standards usually associated with a conventional granny flat. With all upgrades available at cost price, your bathroom will be sure to dazzle.
Our kitchens will tick the boxes of design, practicality and style. There will never be a dull moment in the kitchen of your secondary dwelling with more options in design, layout, materials, standard inclusions, optional extras and recommendations of colour palettes.
Decorative focal points within your home can help create mood and provide a visual impact. Choose from either paint, wallpaper, tiles or stone to further enhance your newly created space.
Prevention is better than cure. Keep unwanted visitors away by incorporating advanced security systems into your new build including alarms, sensors, cameras, fingerprint access doors, video doorbells and remote monitoring.
With smart home integration emerging at such a rapid rate, the development of 5G technology will provide even more cutting edge automation options for your home into the future. Integrating doorbells, alarms, CCTV, power points, lighting, appliances, locks, air conditioning can already be incorporated into your next build. Speak to us.
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SECONDARY DWELLINGS WITH ALL OF THE BELLS AND WHISTLES
In order to ascertain whether your site is suitable for an affordable luxury Progeny granny flat in Sydney under complying development guidelines, a number of factors need to be considered:
1. Is there a principal dwelling / main residence?
A granny flat must be constructed in conjunction with and on the same lot as the principal dwelling.
2. Is your block within in the following development zones?
(a) R1 General Residential;
(b) R2 Low Density Residential;
(c) R3 Medium Density Residential;
(d) R4 High Density Residential; or
(e) R5 Large lot Residential (which may require a DA)
If yes, then proceed to the next step.
3. Does your site meet the minimum lot requirements for a granny flat?
If your site is larger than 450 square meters then proceed to the next step.
4. Does your site meet the minimum street frontage requirements for a granny flat?
(a) If your site is larger than 450 square meters and less than 900 square metres then does the site have a minimum 12 metre street frontage?
(b) If your site is larger than 900 square metres and less than 1500 square metres then does the site have a minimum street frontage of 15 metres?
(c) If your site is larger than 1200 square metres then does the site have a minimum street frontage of 18 metres?
If yes to any of the above then it is likely that you are able to construct a granny flat under the current regulations.
5. Other factors to take into account
(a) Your granny flat cannot exceed 60 square metres.
(b) Your granny flat must provide at least 24 square metres of private open space (as an alfresco, patio or backyard) and must be accessible from the living room.
(c) External features such as a garage, carport, patio, alfresco, etc does not count towards the 60 square metre rule.
(d) Whether your block has sufficient side access into the backyard.
CRAFT THE PERFECT DESIGN
Work closely with the architect & design the secondary dwelling to suit your needs.
MAKE YOUR SELECTIONS
Determine which boxes to tick without overcapitalising
WATCH YOUR HOME BE CREATED
Our hardworking team then constructs the project that you envisaged