First Home Buyer

TEN OPEN INSPECTION TIPS FOR HOME BUYERS

Spring is here and if you’re in the market to buy a property during the busiest time of year, you’ll be hitting the open inspection circuit in a big way! Vendors and real estate agents will be using their best tactics to make you fall in love with their properties and entice you [...]

By |2018-10-04T17:57:34+00:00October 4th, 2018|First Home Buyer, Real Estate and Properties, Tips & Guides|Comments Off on TEN OPEN INSPECTION TIPS FOR HOME BUYERS

WHY FIRST-HOME BUYERS ARE BACK IN THE GAME

Remember all the ‘smashed avocado’ media reports about how difficult it is for first home buyers to get into the market? Well now there’s good news! In recent months, we’ve seen a surge in first-home buyer activity in the property market. According to data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics, the share [...]

By |2018-09-27T10:48:37+00:00September 27th, 2018|First Home Buyer, Real Estate and Properties|Comments Off on WHY FIRST-HOME BUYERS ARE BACK IN THE GAME

BUYING YOUR FIRST HOME: IS NOW THE RIGHT TIME?

If you’ve been dreaming about purchasing your own place, but a niggling voice in the back of your mind has been offering up objections, we’re here to tell that voice to pump the breaks, champ! In this article, we tackle some of the common objections first-home buyers may have to buying right now, [...]

By |2018-02-28T13:10:50+00:00November 23rd, 2017|First Home Buyer, Property Purchase, Real Estate and Properties|Comments Off on BUYING YOUR FIRST HOME: IS NOW THE RIGHT TIME?

FIRST HOME BUYER STRATEGIES

SIX LITTLE-KNOWN STRATEGIES FOR FIRST HOME BUYERS Saving a 20% deposit for your first home is no easy task – particularly if you want to buy your home in Melbourne or Sydney where home values seem to be rising faster than most people can save. But the good news is that there [...]

By |2018-02-28T13:13:53+00:00October 26th, 2017|First Home Buyer, Real Estate and Properties, Tips & Guides|Comments Off on FIRST HOME BUYER STRATEGIES

HOW TO: SAVE A DEPOSIT FOR YOUR FIRST HOME

5 TIPS FOR SAVING A DEPOSIT FOR YOUR FIRST HOME The comments in the news are enough to make you think saving a deposit for your first home is mission impossible. Not true! So, rather than just encouraging you to stop buying #SmashedAvo breakfasts to save your deposit, we’ve put together some [...]

By |2018-02-28T13:22:03+00:00September 7th, 2017|First Home Buyer, Real Estate and Properties, Tips & Guides|Comments Off on HOW TO: SAVE A DEPOSIT FOR YOUR FIRST HOME

BUYING A FAMILY HOME: COMMON MISTAKES TO AVOID

Making a fresh start in a new family home is an exhilarating experience. Maybe you’ve just welcomed a new addition to the family (congratulations!)? Perhaps your kids have moved out, so it’s time to downsize? Maybe you’re craving a change of scenery, or you’ve scored a fantastic new job and now’s the time [...]

By |2018-02-28T13:41:22+00:00August 3rd, 2017|First Home Buyer, Real Estate and Properties, Tips & Guides|Comments Off on BUYING A FAMILY HOME: COMMON MISTAKES TO AVOID

TOP TIPS FOR BUYING YOUR FIRST HOME

You’ve budgeted hard, given up loads of smashed avocado brekkies, saved your deposit and are ready to buy your first home. High five! There’s nothing quite like finally getting a foothold on the property ladder and moving into your very own pad, but it does require planning and research. With our help, you’ll [...]

By |2018-02-28T14:01:23+00:00June 22nd, 2017|First Home Buyer, Home Loans, Real Estate and Properties, Tips & Guides|Comments Off on TOP TIPS FOR BUYING YOUR FIRST HOME

FIRST HOME OWNER GRANT EXPLAINED

You’re almost there! You’ve spent years budgeting to buy your own home and now you just need that final cash injection to break into the property market. Pop quiz time, hands on your buzzers, first-timers. Do you: 1) Continue living off two-minute noodles for another five years and hoard your pennies? 2) Cash-in [...]

By |2018-02-28T14:47:20+00:00May 12th, 2017|First Home Buyer, Property Purchase, Real Estate and Properties|Comments Off on FIRST HOME OWNER GRANT EXPLAINED

ESTABLISHED HOME OR NEW BUILD?

ARE YOU BETTER OFF BUYING AN ESTABLISHED HOME OR A NEW ONE? It doesn’t matter whether you’re a first home buyer, next home buyer or a property investor, deciding between a brand new home and an established one is an important choice that every property buyer needs to make. Both choices [...]

By |2018-02-28T16:43:00+00:00November 25th, 2016|First Home Buyer, Real Estate and Properties|Comments Off on ESTABLISHED HOME OR NEW BUILD?

FIRST-HOME BUYERS’ MYTHS – EXPOSED!

Busted! One thing we love most about our profession as mortgage brokers is assisting our clients in achieving their financial dreams. We know that for many of you, buying your first home may be the biggest financial decision and commitment you ever make. However, for some First Home Buyers, the whispers and stories they [...]

By |2018-03-01T16:03:05+00:00October 16th, 2015|First Home Buyer, Real Estate and Properties|Comments Off on FIRST-HOME BUYERS’ MYTHS – EXPOSED!