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If you are looking to buy a house, apartment, or townhouse in Newcastle then you need building inspection or building and pest inspection depending upon the requirement before making the final decision. Like everywhere else in Australia, the properties in Newcastle are also inundated with building defects that can be major or minor and may cost you heavily to rectify the problems. You need a new home stage inspection or handover inspection if you’re building or buying a brand new one in Newcastle.  We provide quotes for the building inspection, new home inspection, handover inspection, pre-purchase building inspection, and building and pest inspection in Newcastle.

Newcastle, NSW 2300

Newcastle is metropolitan area and second most populous city in New South Wales. The area is located at the mouth of Hunter River and predominant city in Hunter Region. It is famous for coal and is largest exporter of it.   (Wikipedia). 

The suburb has a total population of 2765 with an average age of 20 to 39. Independent youth makes the highest percentage of population almost 1/3rd and 2/3rd of the population is independent. The percentage of the owner to the renter is 47% to 53% respectively. The percentage of single people living in the area is 37% whereas the percentage of properties with families living within is 63%. The total number of properties sold this year is 146. Out of 146, 5 are houses and 141 are units. 


The suburb has 41 properties for rent and 48 properties for sale. The average price of properties ranges from $1245,000 for houses and $760,000 for apartments. If you are looking to buy property for investment purposes, then the average rent is $530 per week for houses making the annual rental yield of 2.2% and $550 per week for units returning the annual rental yield of 3.8%. 

The main schools available in the area are Newcastle East Public School, Newcastle High School, Hunter School of the Performing Arts,  Merewether High School, Newcastle Grammar School, St Philip’s Christian College and University of Newcastle.  The main shopping centres in Newcastle are Eldon Square,  Marketown Shopping Center, Jesmond Central and Junction Fair Shopping Center.  The common attraction are Newcastle Memorial Walk, Blackbutt Reserve, Fort Scratchley, Nobbys Beach, and Merewether Beach.

Building Inspection in Newcastle

If you are buying a property (house, unit, or townhouse) in Newcastle, then building inspection can help you, your family, and the biggest investment of your life. The inspections not only tell all the problems common in Newcastle properties but also identify future risks and advise you how to minimize the damage. For more information and the cheapest prices for a building inspection in Newcastle, click here. 

New Home Inspection in Newcastle

If you are building a new house in Newcastle from the ground up in Newcastle, then you need a new home inspection which is a set of 4 to 6 inspections carried out at the completion of each critical stage of the construction and before commencing the next stage. Each inspection makes sure that your house is built in accordance with the building plan, agreed quality standard, and local building standard applicable for Newcastle. The inspections not only report the building defects and deviation from the plan but also help the owner to make the decision about the release of payment at the end of each stage. The problems are fixed before the start of the next stage of construction and the project is delivered in the time leading to more savings for the construction company.  For more information and the lowest price quotes for the best service, click new home inspection Newcastle

Building and Pest Inspection Newcastle

 It is the combination of home inspection and pest inspection to report structural problems and pest issues when buying a property in Newcastle. According to studies, 1 in every 3 properties in Australia has either termite, termite damage, or both, and properties in Newcastle are no exception in that scenario.  A combined inspection saves you money but provides you with comprehensive information about the condition of your future home and there are many independent inspectors in Newcastle who provide combined building and pest inspection. For more information and the best service at the lowest price, click building and pest inspection in Newcastle

Finding a good inspector could be challenging in Newcastle without in-depth knowledge of the industry and without a competent home inspector you cannot expect a quality inspection leaving your investment vulnerable to financial risk due to missed defects. 

Building Inspection Council is a not-for-profit community service that provides help to property buyers in Newcastle. We provide up to 3 free quotes for building inspection, new home inspection, and building and pest inspection from the expert local inspector in Newcastle. The house, unit, or townhouses buyers in Newcastle have saved $104.7 on average as compared to the market price for the same service, and 97.8% of users have referred us to their friends and family. The best thing about being a not-for-profit organization is that we do not have to compromise on anything for profit and you get the best services at the lowest prices from local experts. 

For the inspection services from genuine experts and the best prices, click here.