Episode 70 - Out of the Ground with Justine Gaitz and Paul Kegen from Terren Design.

In this episode of the Build Hatch Podcast, we had the opportunity to hear from Justine Gaitz and Paul Kegen from Terren Design.

In this episode we talk about:

  • How Justine and Paul came together to form Terren after Justine experienced her own home design issues.

  • ‘Terren’ is an Albanian term meaning ‘out of the ground’ – it’s about growing and creating your own home on your own plot of land.

  • Terren provides limited edition, architecturally designed homes with an a leading understanding of what it will cost you upfront, with the ability to see a design before it is ready.

  • The advantage of creating limited edition homes, both by plan and by suburb.

  • Allowing a client to choose a style of home that suits them and their land requirements.

  • Saving on holding costs, council requirements, residential periods and building preparation.

  • How Terren is able to go straight to planning after settlement, which can save 6-12 months.

  • Some of the key design features of these projects.

  •  The process for engaging Terren and the early upfront price advantages provided by Terren.

  • Creating relationships with their clients and providing an easy plan for their home.

  • Turn-key packages and how to select a builder for pricing and costs.

  • Terren aims to be flexible in the fastest time frame possible.

  • The tendering process and the emotional investment from the client which is involved. 

  • The Dalliah project home – the biggest of their range.

  • The client demographic of Terren Design and how Terren meets everyone’s needs.

  • The adjustable elements of Terren Homes and Pauls perspective on current trends. 

  • Paul and Justine’s top tips for saving costs during the building process.

  • The Future for Terren Design and their exciting plans for the future.

Sit back and enjoy this helpful interview with Justine Gaitz and Paul Kegen from Terren Design.


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