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Feb 20

The First Home Owner’s Grant Guide 2017: Queensland

By Shane | First Home Buyer

Are you looking to buy a new home, a townhouse or an apartment and live in Queensland? You can qualify for the First Home Owner Grant which is quite substantial. Introduced by the Australian government on July 1, 2000, the First Home Owner Grant scheme is a great opportunity for first time home ownership. It also makes it easier for young Australians to get into the property market sooner.Continue reading

Sep 29

NSW FIRST HOMEOWNERS GRANT 2016: How exactly does it work and how much do you get?

By Shane | First Home Buyer

Thinking about buying your first house? Before you can venture the journey to home-ownership, you have to consider some important steps- from finding the ideal location to financing your purchase. If you’re a first-home buyer, you probably know that you’re eligible for government assistance, generally known as first homeowner grant (commonly referred to as FHOG). The process is similar across Australia, but there are differences for each jurisdiction.Continue reading

May 25

NSW First Home Buyers: Your essential guide to the First Home Owners Grants (2016)

By Shane | First Home Buyer

This information was current at the time of writing (May 2016). Check out these articles for the latest info:

NSW First Home Buyers Assistance Scheme

The NSW First Home Owner Grant (New Homes) Scheme

Purchasing your first property can be a daunting experience. Especially when it is likely to be the biggest purchase of your life so far. Understanding what assistance the government is willing to give you is essential to be prepared for your purchase. Be aware though, the rules are slightly different in each State and Territory so be sure to do your research before you dive in.Continue reading