The best thing about building from scratch is that you can stay in your favorite suburb and everything is tailored to your personal needs.


Our FREE seminars take you through what you need to know about rebuilding your home with total confidence. Our monthly seminars are conducted in small groups and will guide you through each step of the demolition, planning and construction process with questions and answers that are specific to your suburb and your particular needs.

Discover everything you need to know about replacing your tired old home with an architect designed custom built luxury home.

  • The pros and cons of renovation, extension or rebuild 
  • Considerations and preparation prior to demolition 
  • Potential hazards, planning zones, heritage listings, covenants, overlays and site conditions
  • Design process around your needs, maximizing the site and neighbourhood character
  • How to create an energy efficient home based on passive house principles for sustainable living
  • Preliminary works, costs and savings to consider
  • What you should expect from your builder
  • Advice on issues and opportunities particular to your suburb


Saturday 21st April 2018

Camberwell Display Home
1288 Toorak Road Camberwell

10.30 - 12pm

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If you can't attend on the date listed, please contact Rod Ord on 9403 0000 for information on other dates.

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With a profusion of outdated housing in sought after suburbs in Melbourne, the idea of a luxury home rebuild is becoming increasingly attractive to families who love where they live but want a more comfortable and lifestyle close to excellent schools and public transport. 

Popular suburbs include Glen Iris, Kew, Camberwell, Ivanhoe, Balwyn and Doncaster but Comdain build all over Melbourne including rural allotments on the outskirts of the city.


When you build with Comdain you know you will get a unique home architecturally designed and built around the way you live, in a style you love, to suit your budget and family needs.

Each home is custom built for a fixed price to an exceptionally high standard of craftsmanship with our immaculate eye for detail. Our industry leading Process starts with our architects and planners optimising your site's potential and orientation, to create a highly liveable floor plan with seamless indoor and beautiful outdoor areas. Each home is crafted to the highest quality with materials, finishes and fittings built to last.

As one of Melbourne’s most highly regarded professional custom luxury home builders, Comdain Homes has won HIA’s Victorian Professional Small/Medium Builder of the Year Award 7 times in the last 10 years.


Comdain is constantly helping prospective clients understand both the opportunities and challenges of rebuilding a home on their existing home site by providing site redevelopment assessments and holding regular information seminars.

The Site Redevelopment Assessment (SRA) is a free service that includes site appraisal of your current property or one you would like to purchase. We provide a site plan with design opportunities with reference to the site’s planning requirements, orientation, slope, neighbouring properties and vegetation. Floor area, single and double storey, and opportunities for maximising daylight in living areas, are all considered. Please go to our FREE Home Site Appraisals page to find out more.

FREE Site Redevelopment Assessment

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Client Testimonial

“Comdain’s attention to our needs was always first on their mind. The quality of the accessories used to finish our house were of the highest quality. The number of compliments we have received on our house from friends and family are too numerous to mention.”

– Carlo & Rita

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Call us on 03 9403 0000 to speak to one of our consultants about your dream home.

Or come and chat to us at our display homes located at
74 Greythorn Road, Balwyn North
1288 Toorak Road, Camberwell

Our contact page has all the details.

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