First Home Buyer FAQ's
Looking at buying your first home but have a million questions? Here are the answers to some of your questions. From how much money should you save for a deposit, what is the First Home Owner Grant and do I have to pay stamp duty?
We look at the main methods of buying a property and commonly asked questions about home loans so you can understand fixed, variable and split home loans.
Buying Real Estate Check List
Understanding the buying process is vital and may mean the difference between being the successful owner of the property or missing out to someone else more experienced.
Here is a look at the steps involved in buying, the different ways to buy, where to search for a property and understanding contracts and the settlement process.
Better buying guide
This in-depth buying real estate guide is here to help you whether it’s your second, third or tenth purchase and to give you a detailed description of each step. From understanding the process and the costs involved, to advice on how to do your research, what to look for in a property and what questions you should ask.
Download now to find out how different buying methods work, what should be in your contract of sale and other considerations to make your next transaction run smoothly.
Open House Inspection Checklist
Our open house inspection checklist is your ultimate evaluation tool. This handy checklist will guide you through what to look for in each room and space of the property you are inspecting to help you determine if this is the home for you.
It guides you through what to look for in each space of the property. From evaluating the land, the proximity to important services, rates and fees, features outside of the property, the living areas, bedrooms, bathrooms, the kitchen, laundry and garaging and car spaces. Download our handy checklist now.
Open Apartment Inspection Checklist
Doing a thorough inspection is critical when you are looking at buying - but what do you need to look at?
Here is our handy in-depth apartment / unit inspection checklist that walks you through each area of the property and shows you what to look for. From evaluating the outside area, the living space, bedrooms, bathrooms, kitchen, laundry and parking this checklist has it all. Download it now.