What should I consider before buying a home?

Answer

Finding the right property and making all the arrangements to buy it can take time. It’s a big financial decision so it’s important to look at as many properties as possible and make the right choice. It’s also a good idea to speak with property experts such as real estate agents, bankers and mortgage brokers.

Before buying a home you should:

  • Consider the financial costs involved
  • Find the right lender and home loan
  • Identify where you’d like to buy
  • Find the right house
  • Arrange building inspections
  • Think about how you’ll repay the home loan.

 

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