Buying a new home or investment property can be overwhelming, especially if this is your first time. First things first, here are a few items to consider before you even start your buying journey.
Research the areas you are interested in living and remember to check local amenities
Register with local agents
Get prepared. Think about your requirements, deposit, affordability, finance approvals, etc
Make a property inspection plan
Engage a conveyancer or lawyer
Make an offer (and be prepared to negotiate)
Sign the sales contract
Celebrate the purchase of your new property!
Below are some additional resources which you may find useful:
- Buying a home
- First Home Owners Grant
- Property Stamp Duty Calculator
- Choosing a home loan
- Engaging a professional
The buying process can be very emotional as you make an offer on a home you love and not have it accepted. Remember that patience is the key and the right property will come up and your offer will be accepted.
For more information and support to help you find your next property, please give our Sales team a call.