Townhouse Builders in Murrumbeena with over 1200 happy residents around Victoria

Trusted Townhouse builders in Murrumbeena & Australia for over 35 years. We've completed over 1200 New Home, Dual Occupancy, Townhouse & Apartment builds over the years. We've seen it all and done it all and know what's required to deliver peace of mind when it building your dream Murrumbeena townhouse.

If you're looking for high-quality, affordable new townhouse builders in Murrumbeena, you're in the right place!

  • Townhouse & Multi-Unit Developments

  • Dual Occupancy & Duplex Townhouses

  • New Custom Townhouse Builds

  • Townhouse Designs & Drafting

Considering building?

Fill out the form below or dial 03 9570 1826 and speak to a Murrumbeena townhouse building expert about your new project.

Making Murrumbeena residents feel right at home one townhouse at a time.

We’re a full-service townhouse building construction and project-management company, and we create homes in which people love to live.

We’ve heard it a million times—home is where the heart is. But it’s also where the rest of you lives. That’s why at MJS Construction Group we’re committed to building townhouse homes that take care of all of you. Our custom homes philosophy and passion is reflected in our commitment to excellence in design, construction, and customer service. Let us echo your dream home into a reality!

The MJS townhouse builder difference.

With 35 years of experience building hundreds of Townhouses, New Homes, Dual Occupancy & Duplex Developments. The MJS Construction Group team with private clients to large property developers – and always take care to understand the project details so that you’re overwhelmed with excitement and joy at the finished product.

Valuing relationships, respecting the details and ensuring quality results set MJS Construction Group apart. We don’t just “say” we’ll do all this, we actually deliver on our promises. This is how MJS Construction Group has grown and how our unique organisational structure continues to excel in the design, building and construction industry.

Feel at home with Murrumbeena townhouse builders who deliver their construction projects on time, on budget and with the highest attention to detail.

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Our townhouse-building winning services.

Our family has been building quality custom, single and double-storey homes in Murrumbeena and around Australia for over 35 years. MJS Construction Group listens to you about how your family lives and then we customize your home to your family’s lifestyle. Managing your home building project from beginning to end is just one way we make your building process simple and convenient.

Some of the Murrumbeena townhouses we've built.

The best way to appreciate the quality and finish of an MJS new townhousese and land build is to flick through some of our stunning projects below. MJS Construction are local Murrumbeena townhouse builders with a vision to design and build new homes of quality and excellence. When it comes to new townhouse builders, Murrumbeena residents can rely on MJS for quality, style and service.

Our team of experienced professional designers and townhouse builders in Murrumbeena can help you create the home of your dreams. We guide our clients through the entire home building process and take time to ask the right questions to help each client create a layout and design of the house and land that perfectly suits their needs.

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32 East Boundary Rd Bentleigh East

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6 Rowan Ave, Bentleigh East

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75 Orange St, Bentleigh East

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29 Besant St, Hampton

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1 Juliana St Bentleigh East

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18 Juniper Ave, Glen Waverley

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47 Ludwell Cres, Bentleigh East

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147 Bambra Rd, Caulfield

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63 Dalgetty Rd, Beaumaris

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7 Jillian Ave, Highett

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3 Batesford Rd, Chadstone

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27 Somers Street, Bentleigh

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8 Buxton Street, Elsternwick

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73 Stockdale Ave, Bentleigh East

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68 Latrobe Street, Mentone

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31 Gwenda Ave, Moorabbin

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14 Vasey St, Bentleigh East

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14 Ebb St Aspendale

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36 Hunter Street, Carnegie

Our building partners.

Building beautiful Murrumbeena townhouses for the modern family with the right brands.

See what clients say about our townhouse building services.

Seshan Ramaswamy
Seshan Ramaswamy
22:41 16 May 22
My wife and I are extremely happy to have gone with MJS Construction Group. Very top quality and reliable. I will highly recommend you to talk to this Construction Group if you are building your dream home.
Oleg Mitnovetski
Oleg Mitnovetski
09:16 13 May 22
This was our first build and we were very lucky that MJS Construction Group was recommended to us. We were building during the challenging time of Covid, with shortages of building materials, lockdowns, price rises and still Jeff and his team managed to complete our house ahead of schedule. It was completed to the highest standard and on budget. The whole process was very transparent, with no hidden costs, all fees were explained and most were included in the contract. Jeff's communication was excellent, and kept us updated on the progress of the build weekly. He is very knowledgeable and always ready to share his expertise and advice. We will definitely be recommending MJS Construction Group to our friends and family.
Sugi Sivarajan
Sugi Sivarajan
04:35 25 Jan 22
We recently have moved into our new house completed by MJS Construction Group and are very happy with the house. Jeff and the team take great care and pride in the work they do. In particular, we found Jeff to be knowledgeable, transparent, reliable and responsive.
Danielle Sacks
Danielle Sacks
05:25 22 Jan 22
Jeff and the MJS team went over and above to deliver an outstanding dual occupancy build for us. Even with lockdowns due to Covid 19 they were able to manage and finish our build on time with premium quality and within our budget. They communicated with us weekly and guided us to make the whole process seamless. We highly recommend them to anyone requiring a new build.
nimrod carmi
nimrod carmi
05:21 10 Oct 21
Jeff and his team are fantastic, couldn't recommend them high enough
Michael Dobbs
Michael Dobbs
01:40 19 Jul 21
Jeff has completed a number of projects for me. MJS always keeps me well informed and delivers a quality result within a promised timeframe. I highly recommend them for planning, design and construction of dwellings, especially dual occupancy units.
Alexei Mitnovetski
Alexei Mitnovetski
00:53 03 Jun 21
Many thanks for Jeff and the MJS group for their hard work. Always listened to our queries, no matter the difficulty. Everything was done professionally and with care . Jeff and the MJS group made our dream house come true and we cannot be thankfull enough!This is the "one in a million" builder, highly recommend!
Kylie May
Kylie May
04:57 15 Apr 21
We have recently finished a rear extension with Jeff and his team. The whole process from planning until after completion was carried out in a very professional manner and nothing was ever too much trouble for them. Jeff continually kept us informed throughout the whole process and his attention to detail has resulted in an extension we are thrilled with. We would gladly use them for any future building works, in fact I doubt if we would use anyone else!
Roman Meister
Roman Meister
12:43 02 Feb 21
MJS Construction group just completed construction of two townhouses for us & our partners in mid December 2020. The overall project was completed in less than 10 months despite Covid19 restrictions that were imposed during the build. We cannot speak highly enough of the very high standard of the completed townhouses. We were touched by Jeff, Daniel, Josh & dedicated team of trades’ attention to detail, their dedication & quality finish. Special thanks to Jess & Guy also. The professionalism of the whole team is outstanding. We are very pleased with the result!Considering this was our first project - thank you Jeff & teamRoman & Nonna
Mikhail Solovei
Mikhail Solovei
23:45 10 Jan 21
MJS Construction group have just finished building of two townhouses for us, and we are so happy with the result! It is not the first time we build;during the process we were admiring Jeff's knowledge, honesty, attention to details, and above all, professionalism. Our whole project was finished in 10 months!, and to a very high standard. Thank you Jeff, Josh, Daniel and all team for the wonderful work you have done!Mikhail and Elena, Elsternwick.
Sanjeeb Rai
Sanjeeb Rai
00:47 08 Dec 20
We used MJS to complete our duplex. This is my experience dealing with them.I found Jeff to be man of his word and a straight talker. When he says he will do something he makes sure it is done. He also follows up with you to make sure the job is completed. Even after 6 month of completing the build he still keeps in touch to see how the house is and if anything needs to be repaired. From what I know some of the other builders don't want to know you once the project is completed. So it is a very big plus and peace of mindAlso I found that Jeff is a trustworthy person. He will not lead you on with vague promises. He will let you know straight up if it can be done or not. If he is not sure he will follow up and give you an answer. He is also very knowledgeable and I mean not only text book but also practical real life building knowledge. When you want something different he usually comes up with a solution for them.Build was completed couple or weeks before the deadline. The attention to detail was great and was on budget.This was my experience dealing with Jeff and MJS Construction. If you are building I highly recommend giving him a call as you have nothing to lose but gain a very good builder.
Serryn Hayes
Serryn Hayes
00:54 09 Oct 20
Our project was a full internal renovation which included some very complex structural changes. Jeff and his team at MJS Constructions came highly recommended from friends. After meeting with a number of architects and builders, our first meeting with Jeff left us absolutely clear that he was the one to run our project.Jeff was very knowledgeable and provided clever suggestions that made our layout more workable and he was transparent from the beginning about what could and couldn’t be done within our budget. Danny worked patiently with us through the selection process and we were very impressed that lots of little important details that are often ‘extras’ were in fact already incorporated into the contract. Provisional sums were generous and so our project came in on budget with no hidden extras.The communication during the project was outstanding. Jeff contacted us at least weekly during the entire project to provide an update and took us through regular walk throughs so we could see the project progress, ask questions and check in on details along the way.His team of highly skilled professionals worked extremely hard during the pandemic period which posed big challenges with supply shortages and restrictions. Despite this, they continued to deliver an outstanding high quality result, right on time.One of the many extra things that delighted us was Josh ‘the finisher’ who spent the last two weeks meticulously checking every detail, addressing any issues and setting up/configuring our appliances so that our home was truly ‘move in’ and ready to enjoy.We absolutely struck gold with Jeff and the MJS team. He is an outstanding Project Manager with a strong attention to detail. He provides excellent communication and was always honest and transparent. Like everyone, we had heard 100’s of horror stories about builders and, being our first major project, we were nervous. However, we have had an incredibly positive experience throughout and we can not thank Jeff and his team enough.We absolutely recommend MJS Constructions as a 5 star builder. Jeff is our go to builder now and after such an amazing experience, we look forward to working with him on other projects down the track.
D Able
D Able
12:24 19 Jul 20
We've just moved into one of 2 townhouses built by MJS Constructions. We can't praise thework done by Jeff and his exceptional team enough!!. The build was meticulously followed by Jeff on a daily basis and contact with us was prompt and clearly communicated. The level of work is visibly high.We employed the services of MJS Constructions after falling victims to a charloten builder that left us financially and emotionally devastated. This company was just what we needed to get us back on our feet and we're thrilled in our home.Do yourselves a favour and use this company - you will be very happy with the result. We are happy to be contacted for feedback.
Rick Pian
Rick Pian
02:17 01 Jul 20
It is extremely hard to find a good builder in a competitive market. This is the fourth building project and third dual occupancy project that we have done so we are quite familiar with the process. By far Jeff and his team have been the most responsive, thorough and knowledgeable of all that we have dealt with. Jeff exceeds all expectations as a manager and communicator. He promises to call every week and does so without fail, he is hardworking and transparent, and his attention to detail is exceptional. He also listens, which is probably the most important characteristic of a builder to have. He has a fantastic knowledgeable team and his tradesmen are very respectful and experienced.We are overjoyed with the results of our dual project, exactly as we expected, no less, probably more. I cannot recommend Jeff enough. I would be very happy to do another project with Jeff, he has become our go to builder. The most heartfelt thank you to Jeff, his team and tradesmen at MJS.
Lisa yau
Lisa yau
07:29 10 Jun 20
My husband and I researched extensively and spoke with numerous building companies before engaging Jeff for our duplex building project and we are very glad about our decision. From the beginning ( before signing contract) till the handover, Jeff and his staff exceeded our we expectation with their progress communication and follow- up.We were fully aware of every step of the build and it greatly reduced any potential anxiety through the project.Jeff and his staff are experienced, knowledgeable and have good work ethic. We appreciate their practical advice to ensure the build was of good quality, aesthetically pleasing and within our budget at the same time.After we were handed over our beautiful townhouses, Jeff and his staff are great at following up with us to ensure we are happy with everything.We have recommended MJS to our friends and we think all the staff at MJS have set a good example for people in their industry.
04:58 30 Apr 20
Jeff and his team rescued our build project, having been left high and dry from our previous builder. We would have no hesitation in recommending MJS Construction Group for your build project, and look forward to working with Jeff and his team on our next project. We valued Jeff's high communication and project management skills and the team’s attention to detail and quality. MJS took away all our concerns during the build and has followed up post hand over to ensure all is well. Jeff and his team at MJS are total professionals with a strong client focus that ensured our project was enjoyable, exciting and delivered ahead of time. We strongly recommend MJS to look after your project. Thank you to all the staff and team at MJS Constructions; we could not imagine where we would be without you.
Domenic Brasacchio
Domenic Brasacchio
22:00 02 Mar 20
I wanted to say a big thanks to the team at MJS Construction. I've built with Jeff before and it's refreshing to work with a builder that is truely a professional and cares about the end product he produces. The end result was a well finished product beyond my expectations. It's the little things that made a difference like the advice on selections and refinements to plans during the build phase that resulted in a great finish.You often hear about people who have poor experiences with builders, but I can truely say that the team go above and beyond to ensure that you feel like you're being listen to along the journey. So even on the odd occasion that something do go wrong onsite, the team made sure that the situation was rectified without question. At the end of the day, I had a great experience with on budget and on time delivery. I have no hesitation in recommending them and that's quite rare in this industry in believe.
00:13 29 Dec 19
Jessica Lam
Jessica Lam
06:34 19 Nov 19
Jeff, Josh and the team have been absolutely wonderful! We had a knock down rebuild project to build two houses on the one block of land for my partner & I and the in-laws. The MJS team have been extremely helpful the entire way of our development journey and really paitent with us, espcially with the in-laws when they had lots of questions. They explained things to us when we were unsure and they definitely had our best interest in mind by providing us with helpful suggestions when we were being money concious. It has been an absolute pleasure working with the team, they've delivered amazing houses that exceed our expectations and worked really hard and diligently to complete our homes ready for move in before the Christmas to avoid the long period of rest over the holidays.
Dayna Van Rooyen
Dayna Van Rooyen
04:43 15 Oct 19
We have 2 Beautiful Townhouses! The professionalism, quality and speed was impressive. MJS team are so organised and on top of everything. Stress free building. We can't thank you all enough.
James Geros
James Geros
05:03 03 Oct 19
As home development investors, we've researched and tendered to several builders and were immediately impressed with MJS as they instilled with us the confidence we needed to commit to our projects. Jeff is thorough and prompt with explanations of the entire building process and any quires we have.Jeff is hardworking, transparent and honest with an exceptional eye for detail and quality. A vision that translates into the end product.The post hand-over support has been beyond exceptional and I cannot praise this enough with any slight teething issue immediately resolved.Jeff continues to be our primary builder and we look forward in expanding our portfolio with him.Based on these experiences we highly recommend MJS.
Alan Dang
Alan Dang
13:31 29 Sep 19
Popi Fidantsis
Popi Fidantsis
05:58 28 Sep 19
We highly recommend anyone who is looking to build to give MJS Construction Group a call. We are onto our third project with them and I have to say the building process is very easy with regular updates on the build. Attention to detail is second to none as is the management of the entire project. Communication skills are impeccable and we are always made to feel like we can completely trust them to stay on top of the trades. We really appreciate the staff’s cooperation and dedication towards quality, workmanship and helpful hints and recommendation along the way. If you want quality, price and customer satisfaction, then MJS Construction Group will deliver at the highest level. Definitely 5 star service and piece of mind.
22:04 08 Sep 19
We had a relatively small extension project on a property with very restricted access. Many other builders didn't even turn up to quote. After a call, Jeff was on site within two days and advised us how to change our plans to make the project easier and less expensive, without compromising design or function. Jeff and his team were a pleasure to deal with. Nothing was too much trouble and the speed of work had our neighbours in awe. Jeff considered the impact on the neighbours and worked with them to accommodate their needs. Attention to detail was exceptional and even at the end, Jeff was suggesting light placements or small changes which can only be assessed at that stage. While only a small project, Jeff treated us like his only client - super responsive and delivered on time and on budget. We highly recommend Jeff!
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Located in Bentleigh East, MJS Construction Group brings to life high quality
construction projects throughout Bayside, and the greater
Murrumbeena area.

Crafting townhouses for the Australian lifestyle.

Building beautiful Murrumbeena townhouses for the modern family with peace of mind.

MJS Construction Group is your award-winning Murrumbeena townhouse builder, of quality homes, pools and landscapes for over 35 years. With our comprehensive range of single and double-storey designs, executive homes and granny flats, we have a home to suit every lifestyle. Our exceptional customer service and transparent building process deliver you a new home built with a design sensibility, quality construction and luxury inclusions. Experience the MJS reputation for excellence and partner with a builder who stands apart for all the right reasons.

Your townhouse construction journey starts here. An award-winning Murrumbeena townhouse builder you can trust.

Experience the MJS reputation for excellence. Receive a townhousese built with design sensibility, quality construction and quality inclusions. Enjoy peace of mind and a memorable homebuilding journey where you receive complete transparency, regular communication and personalised service. Partner with a Murrumbeena townhouse builder who stands apart for all the right reasons.

  • New Townhouses
  • Townhouse Dual Occupancy Developments
  • Apartments
  • Residential Developments
  • Subdivisions
  • Joint Venture Projects


A townhouse is an excellent option for people who want a smaller home that blends single-family living with condominium-style. Townhouses are less costly to build than single-family homes, and they offer many of the same benefits of single-family living for the owners. Their unique style and layout mean many townhouses can be built in smaller areas than would accommodate the same number of single-family residences.

The national average cost for building a single townhouse is $111,000 to $222,000, with most people paying around $166,500 for a 1,500 sq. ft.

Townhouse Property Building Costs

National average cost $166,500
Average range $111,000-$222,000
Minimum cost $77,250
Maximum cost $312,500

Townhouses come in many sizes and styles, and with that comes a range of associated costs. The national average cost for building a single townhouse is $111,000 to $222,000, with most people paying around $166,500 for a 1,500 sq.ft. traditional-style townhouse, fully built. The lowest costs associated with townhouses are around $77,250 for a 750 sq.ft. townhouse with some modular construction, while the highest costs are around $312,500 for a 2,500 sq.ft. luxury townhouse in an urban area.

Overall, if you don't want the exterior maintenance that comes with home ownership, but you would still like the equity and wealth-building aspects of owning a home, buying a townhouse is worth it.

Yes, buying townhouses to rent comes with a wide range of advantages. Here are some of the benefits of owning a townhouse: Affordability – Townhouses are usually more affordable compared to single-family properties in the same location.

  • Affordability – Townhouses are usually more affordable compared to single-family properties in the same location. This is because it is less expensive to build properties that are attached.
  • Less maintenance – Since townhouses are located on small pieces of land, it is much easier to maintain both the interior and exterior spaces.
  • More ownership – As mentioned earlier, you have ownership of the interior as well as the exterior of the investment property. This gives you more freedom to make changes to the exterior of your rental property.
  • Strategic locations – Most townhouses are located in close proximity to major traffic routes and school zones. This makes them attractive to potential renters.

Custom-built homes average around nine months, while personalized production plans average near seven months. Because the floor plans used by production builders have been built many times before, there are generally fewer delays.

Ask about their background, experience and business stability. They should be able to provide specific examples of their previous work and references. Builders need to earn your confidence; how they act before they get the job tells you a lot about them.

Can you show recent examples of your work?

Check out completed homes in your area and talk to previous customers. Reputable builders confident about their own work will be happy to put you in touch with previous customers.

Are you licensed?

Unlicensed builders might be cheaper, but you won’t have any protection. So work with licensed builders only. And don’t just take their word for it—you can check yourself online.

Are you fully insured?

It’s important you’re fully protected. Generally, home indemnity insurance covers you for financial loss, while workers’ compensation and general or public liability insurance protect you against workplace accidents. Make sure your builder has
the necessary financial protection in case something goes wrong. Each state and territory has different rules about the amount and type of insurance that builders must hold.

How long have you been in business?

Ideally, you want a well-established builder who enjoys solid long-term relationships with their tradespeople.

How do we pay?

You don’t want to be paying substantial amounts up-front. So set expectations in advance. Progress payments should be made after the work is done to your satisfaction.

Who will supervise the work?

The onsite supervisor’s role is crucial to the smooth running of the project. Meet up to make sure you’ll be comfortable working with them.

Do you have other jobs on?

If the builder has other commitments, your work could get bumped and delayed. On the other hand, if the builder is free to start tomorrow, it may be worth asking why they are so quiet.

What happens if there is a problem?

With any complex building project issues are bound to crop up. Ask how long they guarantee their work. There is usually a building maintenance period during which the builder will come in and fix any problems. Make sure you know what is relevant in your state or territory.

Will costs change?

Make sure the quote includes total costs and there are no hidden surprises. But even so, when it comes to building it’s a good idea to expect the unexpected. If the builder encounters a site problem which requires more work or if you want to vary your plans, it’s important to discuss up-front how this will be managed.

How long will it take?

Complex building projects rarely run exactly to schedule. You’re subject to the vagaries of the weather and the reliability of suppliers. But it’s a good idea to set a timeframe for completion, along with progress milestones along the way. Remember, it’s your house and you need to get it right. So you need to be comfortable with your choice of builder. If it doesn’t feel right, shop around and get a second opinion.

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About Murrumbeena

Murrumbeena is a coveted suburb in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 13 km south-east of Melbourne's central business district. Its local government area is the City of Glen Eira. At the 2016 Census, Murrumbeena had a population of 9,926. Murrumbeena is a small suburban area with extensive parklands and a rich artistic heritage.

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