WHAT IS LATITUDE25?
Latitude25 is one of Hervey Bay’s newest fully planned lifestyle and secure gated community. This new luxury and fully RV catered address is ideal for active over 50s lifestyle enthusiasts.
WHERE IS LATITUDE25 LOCATED AND WHAT WILL BE DEVELOPED?
Latitude25 is being developed at 1 Latitude Boulevard, Nikenbah. The community will comprise of 284 homes. The entire development is 20 hectares. A state of the art Clubhouse and Health Hub is at the heart of the community. Access to Latitude25 is through The Springs residential development.
HOW IS LATITUDE25 DIFFERENT TO OTHER RETIREMENT OPTIONS?
The advantages are:
- no stamp duty,
- no exit fees,
- no deferred management fees,
- no refurbishment costs,
- you as the homeowner receive 100% of capital gain on sale price,
- no body corporate or strata fees,
- no rentals,
- all homes are modern, spacious and low maintenance.
WHAT HOME CHOICES ARE THERE?
A wide range of home designs and floorplans to suit a range of tastes and budgets are available. You can choose from 2 bedroom plus study, 3 bedrooms and 3 bedrooms plus study nook. Each home is purpose built with a spacious garage to fit your caravan or motorhome, boat and cars. Each home is designed to take full advantage of the luxurious green open spaces, picturesque walkways, BBQ facilities, picnic areas and scenic tranquil lakes.
ARE THERE ANY ONGOING FEES?
Currently, our weekly site fee is $195 per week. Site rental payments qualify for rental assistance subject to applicant meeting qualifying CentreLink requirements.
Latitude25 residents pay one simple weekly site rental fee (per household) which covers all aspects required to maintain the quality management and maintenance of your exclusive RV Lifestyle Community. This fee covers council general rates, upkeep of roads, community facilities, grounds maintenance, management and admin costs.
CAN I RECEIVE RENTAL ASSISTANCE BENEFITS FROM CENTRELINK?
Rental assistance may be available to residents receiving a pension through Centrelink. For details contact your nearest Centrelink office or visit www.centrelink.gov.au
CAN I BEQUEATH MY HOME?
Yes your home becomes part of your estate, your beneficiaries can reside in the community if they meet the criteria, or they can simply sell the home.
ARE THERE ANY ADDITIONAL OR EXTRAORDINARY CHARGES AND COSTS?
Homeowners are responsible for building and contents insurance for their individual dwelling. They are also responsible for utilities such as electricity, water and telecomms.
WHO IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE MAINTENANCE OF THE HOMES?
Homeowners are responsible for all home maintenance required beyond the normal defects period.
WHO IS RESPONSIBLE FOR MAINTAINING THE GARDENS AND LAWNS?
Home owners are responsible for maintaining their own rear gardens. All front and communal areas are maintained by the Latitude25 team.
ARE THE HOMES TREATED FOR PESTS AND TERMITES?
Yes. The homes are constructed with termite resistant products and are constructed in accordance with local council regulations and relevant Australian standards.
CAN I SELECT THE INTERIOR COLOUR SCHEME OF MY HOME?
We believe the individual look and feel of your home is important. With this in mind, our design consultants have carefully selected a range of colour schemes for you to choose from.
DO I HAVE ANY WARRANTIES FOR MY HOME?
All homes are covered by a 6.5 year structural warranty, which provides peace of mind regarding the structural integrity of your home. All appliances are covered by the standard manufacturer’s warranty.
CAN I HAVE FAMILY AND FRIENDS STAY OVER?
Of course, you’re welcome to have guests stay with
you and they are welcome to use the community facilities whilst in your company.
CAN I SELL MY HOME DIRECTLY TO THE PUBLIC OR DO I NEED TO SELL IT BACK TO LATITUDE25?
Homeowners are free to list their home with a real estate agent of their choice, or conduct a private sale. Alternatively, you are welcome to ask the Latitude25 team to sell your home on your behalf.
CAN I COME AND STAY AT LATITUDE25 FOR A TRIAL PERIOD?
Yes. We have a hard-stand area that you can utilise for 1-2 nights in your van or motorhome. Speak to your Sales Consultant for further details.
CAN I INSTALL SOLAR PANELS ONTO MY HOME?
Yes. Latitude25 will offer residents a solar panel package as an optional extra. Speak to your Sales Consultant for further details.
IS IT PET FRIENDLY?
Latitude25 is pet friendly and there is an off-leash secure area for your dogs. Please refer to the Latitude25 Park Rules for further details.
IS LATITUDE25 A GATED COMMUNITY?
Yes. Latitude25 is a safe and secure, gated community.
CAN I RENT THE HOME?
The homes are for owner occupiers only and therefore cannot be rented out.
WHO IS THE DEVELOPER OF LATITUDE25?
Latitude25 is being developed by Nikenbah Constructions Pty Ltd, a consortium consisting of Bullamon Residential, PBS Property Group and Bisa Property. Together they are a team that collectively have over 60 years in developing and building new homes in some of the largest new communities across Australia. Being local and also travel lovers themselves, they understand first hand the important role the weather, location and facilities play when choosing a home-base.
For any other questions, please contact our sales team on 1800 025 025.