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Duplex and dual occupancy homes that multiply your property’s potential



DualOcc by Metricon specialise in duplex and dual occupancy homes that multiply your property’s potential.

We offer a tremendous opportunity for you to unlock the possibilities. Whether you’re a downsizer, investor or you’re simply seeking to build a nest egg, we can offer you a tailored end-to-end solution. DualOcc by Metricon homes are designed to ensure they have ticked all of the boxes to comply with local Council planning regulations. Our ‘side-by-side’ homes are all characterised by a clever use of space and the quality for which Metricon are renowned.

Live in one home, rent or sell the other, or simply develop and sell both – the choice is yours.



At DualOcc by Metricon, you’ll have a specialist sales, operations and construction team on your side with a single focus on delivering your project on time and to specification. We give you full time project support to make your building process easy, from site inspection to finished development. Our specialist DualOcc by Metricon team will help you every step of the way. From choosing facades, to exploring our extensive multi-dwelling design range, we ensure your building journey with Metricon is simple and stress-free.

When you choose Metricon, we go above and beyond the role of a builder to become your development partner. You’ll have the security of working with a market leading builder and benefit from our buying power. Add a lifetime structural guarantee# and an assurance program and you can feel secure and confident your project is in good hands!

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DualOcc by Metricon Home Designs

Explore our Queensland and Northern NSW home designs



Our DualOcc by Metricon workshops provide you with the perfect opportunity to learn more on how to get started. The room is yours to ask the questions you need as our Development Consultants and real life customers give you key insights on the best way to bring your vision to life.


Introducing 'The DualOcc Diaries'

In 2009 Shane and Bridget Yole's Metricon journey began, embarking on a Knockdown New Build project for their family home. Today, Shane and Bridget are currently in the process of building with Metricon for a fourth time. We are now thrilled to introduce ‘The DualOcc Diaries,’ an eight-part series which follows their 3rd build journey with Metricon – A DualOcc by Metricon development.

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Unlock the Potential – Build Your New Home with Metricon

With DualOcc by Metricon home designs, home owners can unlock the potential of their property. DualOcc by Metricon home designs are characterised by smart use of available space. No matter how large or small your block of land is, Metricon can assist you with a dual occupancy project to suit your needs.

With our DualOcc range of home designs, home owners can now build the perfect property to live in, rent or sell. Say goodbye to living in a house which is not suited to your needs and say hello to one of our DualOcc homes which are affordable and designed around your individual requirements.

Open Floor Plan Designs

It’s important to be able to utilise all the available space of your floor plan to maximise the potential of your new home design. Metricon has various floor plans to choose from in order to maximise the interior space of your home. Even though you may be building two houses on the one block you won’t feel constricted.

An open floor plan allows natural light to brighten up the room and create an inviting and spacious environment to live in. Our specialist Studio M consultants will assist you to select both the finishing interior and exterior touches to make your new house feel like a home. Select from a vast range of colours, fixtures and finishes and make your new build stand out from the rest. Metricon builds quality contemporary homes at affordable prices.

Perfect for the Modern Australian

Our range of DualOcc by Metricon homes are perfect for the modern Australian family wanting to build for themselves as well as invest in the property market. Build your dream home on one side and build a nest egg for your future on the other. From duplex house designs to free standing townhouses Metricon has a suitable design for any block of land.

Our range of DualOcc by Metricon designs includes zoned living environments, modern designs and quality fixtures throughout. So what are you waiting for? Make the decision today to unlock the potential of your property with one of our DualOcc by Metricon home designs. We will provide you with the perfect home design for your block of land with the best chance of complying with council planning regulations and restrictions.

Affordable Potential

Our range of DualOcc homes from Metricon are affordable and will help you to unlock the potential of your land without going over budget. Whether you are wanting to downsize, build yourself a nest egg or build a couple of investment properties, our range of quality home designs are perfect for you.

Metricon is one of Australia’s most awarded home builders and has received various home building awards for their design initiatives and quality homes. Metricon Homes can build you a personalised home, and the choice is yours whether you want to live in it yourself, use it as an investment or sell it to someone else. Unlock the equity of your property and build your dream home today!

Unlocking the value and wealth of your land with a dual occupancy or duplex development also means making the most of your interior and exterior designs. Metricon’s Studio M Selection Centre gathers together a large range of our products, materials and finishes that can help you capitalise on your investment. Fully customising your design can give you an important edge, and a visit to Studio M is your one stop shop for bringing this dream to reality.

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