AFFORDABLE

GRANNY FLATS

AMESCORP are Granny Flat Specialists

Not only do we design and build modern 1, 2 and 3 bedroom granny flats to suit all types of blocks we assist with preparation and lodgement of documentation to Council.

Affordable Granny Flat Prices

Granny flats are so versatile. They are an affordable investment property (estimated cost of $100,000 to construct a 2 bedroom granny flat style) with a good rent return due to the very low vacancy rate in Sydney (depending on the area rent return is estimated @ $380PW). A robust way to minimise tax and develop a passive income. Granny flats do not fall under Dual Occupancy development legislation which makes the application process easier.

A modern, high quality granny flat like the ones we are renowned for can improve the value of an existing property by up to 20%. They are very practical as in-law accommodation…a home office…a quiet study retreat for teenagers…convenient space for an expanding family…or a recreation/home theatre room. They provide privacy whilst being conveniently close to the house.

With our complete turn-key solution AMESCORP takes care of every detail. From working together on the design and layout to  liaising with Council followed by construction. We assist clients in selecting colours, fabrics, flooring, lighting and furniture and can accompany them to the product showrooms. Our in-house architect creates stylish modern facades and functional interiors. We can add a patio, timber deck, carport, driveway and landscaping. It can be built on as little as 450 squares of space. With our concreting and excavation expertise we are able to make almost any type of block suitable for building on.

Metal frames, termite timber and quality building materials are used to ensure that our clients receive a lifetime of return from their investment.

FAQ’s Writing

Question: What are granny flats?
Answer: Granny flats in Sydney are the top property features buyers are searching for in the real estate market today. Granny flat is a separate, self-contained accommodation built on the same block of land as the main residence. These flats can be located to the rear of the main home, and it can share the backyard with the main home. These flats can take many forms which includes converted garages and sheds, a new annexe to a house, or even just a few rooms with a separate entrance. Granny flats are considered as great investment options because the rent earned through these flats is usually higher than the investment made.

Question: What are the minimum site requirements for the quick approval of granny flats?
Answer: The minimum site requirements for the approval of granny flats in Sydney are listed below.

  • Property area: Should be a minimum of 450m2 in area.
  • Must be zoned residential area.
  • At the building line of the proposed granny flat, the property must have a 12m width.
  • For properties that do not meet the above requirement can opt for an attached granny flat.
  • There should be a 0m setback from the rear and 0.9m from side boundaries.
  • The proposed granny flat should contain a maximum of 60m2 external area.

Question: List a few things to consider when building a granny flat?
Answer:  Granny flats provide a numerous benefits and serves as a neat little sanctuary away from home but still within your home. They can be rented out to tenants to increase extra cash flow which helps you with the monetary side of things. Here are a few things to consider while building granny flats in Sydney.

  • Ensure that your property meets all the required criteria laid down by Australian states and local councils.
  • You can get your approval and private certification within 10 days of processing.
  • Granny flats must be less than 60m2 and this value varies from state to state. So, before committing to a design, talk to your granny flat builders in Sydney or your local council to figure out the right size allowed.
  • This secondary dwelling adds great value to your property and attracts more buyers.
  • Granny flats are affordable.

Question: What is the estimated cost of two bedroom granny flats?
Answer:  Our Sydney granny flat builders are highly experienced to design and build one, two and three bedroom granny flats at an affordable price. Our granny flats are very versatile and can be constructed at an estimated amount of $100, 000 for a two bedroom granny flat. Granny flats are considered as a robust way to minimise tax and develop a passive income. Moreover, these flats would also improve your current property value by 20%

Question: How long does the granny flat project take to complete?
Answer: If your property complies with the minimum requirement featured by your local council, it will take at least 10 days to get the approval. Once the contract is approved, design is fixed, and the deposit is paid, the construction process will be begun and it takes between 12 – 14 weeks to complete.