Stamp duty can be a nasty surprise for property buyers – how much is the government likely to want from you when you buy your dream home. The cost varies [...]
Being a first home owner is about breaking free and finally owning your own home. But it can be a stressful time, so it’s important to know what you should expect when applying for your first home loan. Likewise, settlement day can be tricky if you’re not prepared.
Doing your homework now will help smooth the process of buying your first home, and lessen the stress when settlement day rolls around.
Sep 2012: Westpac has emerged with the highest overall scores from 70 lenders and 311 loans compared in our First Home Buyer awards. Winning for the third time in five years, [...]
What should first home buyers look for in a home loan? First home buyers, historically, have always been up against it. As demand and consequently prices for real estate go [...]
They say patience is a virtue but if patience is not your strong point, particularly when buying your first home, here are some tips to get into your home sooner: [...]