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Display Home

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This award recognises an individual house that is currently on display to the public and is intended for reproduction as displayed or with standard variations to suit the client’s needs.

Program

Housing and Kitchen & Bathroom Awards

Contact

gcnr_events@hia.com.au

Gold Coast/Northern Rivers Display Home categories

  • Up to $500,000
  • $500,000 - $750,000
  • $750,000 - $1 million
  • Over $1 million

Judging criteria

Projects will be judged according to:

Criteria Points
Quality of workmanship 50
Design effectiveness including environmental sustainability 20
Innovation 15
Visual and market appeal 15

Note:

A project cannot be entered into more than one category of either Display Home, Custom Built Home, Project Home or Spec Home. Please select the category that best suits the project.

 

Display Home project price

The following is only relevant to Display Homes entries.

The price of the home as displayed should include the following (if fitted in home to be viewed by the judges):

  • Air conditioning
  • Alfresco areas attached to the home
  • Facade of house on display
  • Floor coverings/tiling in living areas
  • Garages/roller doors
  • Home automation systems
  • Kitchen appliances including stove/cooktop and rangehood as shown in the display home as viewed by the judges.
  • Kitchen benches
  • Painting of interior walls
  • Pest barriers
  • Plumbing fittings and sanitary ware
  • Skirtings/architraves/cornices
  • Splashbacks
  • Standard footings on a flat site
  • Taxes, fees, charges and levies applicable to the house on display
  • Wet area tiling (floors and skirting)
  • Window systems (glazing etc)

The price does not include items such as land, site works, landscaping, fencing, light fittings and feature lighting, paving, window dressings, security systems, free-standing pergolas, pool/spa and decorator items, etc.

Competition area by postcode

Entries are submitted into the regional awards based on the geographical location of each project:

Gold Coast/Northern Rivers Awards

2466 - 2490, 4208 - 4230, 4270 - 4272, 4285, 9726 - 9729

Previous Display Home winner

Inspired by the coastal Hamptons-style look, this home embodies timeless design and pure liveability. It offers an open-plan layout with stacker sliding doors that lead to a spacious alfresco area. Natural light floods each room through impressive window...

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Congratulations to Metricon Homes https://www.metricon.com.au/

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