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Whether music is your hobby or your house hunting for Snoop Dog, a home with a recording studio is every musician’s dream. This premium property in regional Victoria, featuring an acoustically designed professional recording facility has just come on the market, and can be yours for a modest price tag. Having hosted a string of Australia’s music royalty its not only a place to call home, but a great location that allows the creativity to…

You might recall the recent story of an inner-urban developer failing to deliver on their green wall apartment exterior plans: providing owners with a bunch of pot plants as opposed to the lush, cascading waterfall of greenery that its building facade digital mockups so keenly promoted. It appeared that buyers had been royally fleeced and the well-advertised ‘designer sanctuary’ once completed finally proved nothing more than yet another bland pile of high rise concrete nothingness.…

Steve Graves greets his carpenters with a few short words and a nod as he quietly steps over the threshold entering a near-completed Victorian weatherboard cottage renovation and extension in Abbotsford, Victoria. This modest property is a departure from usual work for the veteran High Country, HIA-award-winning custom home builder. The quaint yet impeccably restored front elevation of the small allotment is less than imposing but its interior construction detail and use of fine materials…