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First Home Buyer's Guide

Where do you start? Let Aussie help you take the first steps to becoming a home owner for the first time by reading our first home buyer's guide.


Thinking about selling your home?

Moving from renting to owning

Home ownership vs. renting – an important step, a big decision...

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Saving and your deposit

Why you need a deposit...

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Choosing the right loan and considering the costs

Now’s the time to check your credit record...

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Understanding Mortgage Broking

A mortgage broker can be a very useful partner for a first home buyer...

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Getting and using the First Home Owners Grant

The First Home Owners Grant (FHOG) is a one-off tax-free Federal Government payment...

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Your property search checklist

It’s likely you’ll be living in your first home for quite a few years...

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The 7 first home buyer mistakes to avoid

Take a look at our list below to avoid falling into these traps...

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Making Your Offer

roperties are typically sold in one of two ways – either by private treaty or at auction...

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Next steps to buying your property

So you’ve found “the one”, and agreed on a price with the seller - you’re almost ready to move in...

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Buying your first home

Should you use a buyer’s agent...

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Once you've signed the contract

Know the cooling-off period...

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Tips for moving

Moving can be an extremely stressful time and it is important you take as much stress off yourself in this time...

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Once you're at your new place

Things to look out for...

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Tips for moving with kids

Moving home is a huge stress on the entire family especially if you have kids as part of the process...

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Home Buying Guide

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“Very handy. This useful guide contains all of our collective wisdom and experience on buying and selling for all walks of life”

Matt Barnes

Aussie broker since November 2011


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