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Building Eco-friendly Homes

Building Eco-friendly Homes

Sustainable living, sustainable development, energy efficiency, eco friendly homes, these are all terms we all hear more and more often and for good reason. Apart from an overall need by all of us to achieve sustainable living and to look after our environment, the...

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How to style your home for Christmas

How to style your home for Christmas

An article by Megan Blandford of Domain.com.au Christmas is a time of happiness, family and celebration – so why not let your house tell the story of what that means to you? “Christmas for many of us is the biggest event of the year in our homes,” interior stylist...

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Ballina to Lennox Head Property News, November 2019

Ballina to Lennox Head Property News, November 2019

The prestige market in the Ballina Shire is typically concentrated within the coastal localities of Lennox Head, Skennars Head and East Ballina as well as the sought after northern rural localities such as Newrybar, Brooklet, Knockrow, Fernleigh and Tintenbar. The...

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Sunshine Coast Property News, November 2019

Sunshine Coast Property News, November 2019

Across the Sunshine Coast, the prestige market has been running at a couple of different speeds. This has been dependent on the location of the property and its type. Generally, the prestige market has fared well through 2019 with trophy properties still being sought...

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Daniel Morcombe Foundation Auction Home

We are so excited to have turned the sod on an exciting project located in Harmony estate on the Sunshine Coast, to raise funds for The Daniel Morcombe Foundation. Murphy Builders and the Daniel Morcombe...

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White, white or white… the big question

White, white or white… the big question

I have lost count of the number of times my clients have said, “I want my walls to be white”. To the designer this is like asking, “how long is a piece of string?”. Painting a room white can make it feel open, clean, spacious, quiet, or simple, and it’s always the...

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Bright, light homes

Bright, light homes

We all know that feeling when you walk into a home and think, “I want this house!”. You look around and wonder what it is that sets this house apart. Is it the furniture? Is the colour of the kitchen? What is it that makes it feel so good? Well, there is a good chance...

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Project Silver

Parent to Parent and Murphy Homes have partnered to realise the vision of Liveable Housing Australia (LHA) and we aim to lead the Australian construction industry in enabling new home buyers to choose a “Silver Level” home that meets specific design criteria for LHA accreditation.
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Murphy family leaving their mark locally

Murphy family leaving their mark locally

For over 40 years Leigh Murphy and his family have been building homes for other families, creating housing options for every sized household that reflect the best elements of the Sunshine Coast region’s lifestyle.
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