Category Archives for "First Home Buyers"

No Savings Home Loans

By Matthew Kenworthy | First Home Buyers

There are a number of options still available for First Home Buyers who are looking to purchase their first home without a saved deposit. While 100% home loans have changed somewhat since the global financial crisis, they are still possible for the right applicants. Using a Guarantor The most common form of 100% home loan […]

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Why Use A Guarantor?

By Matthew Kenworthy | First Home Buyers

Guarantor home loans are popular with borrowers looking to get into the housing market who have very little to no savings. They may also be useful for borrowers who have saved a deposit but have less than 20% and are looking to avoid paying lenders mortgage insurance. There are a number of reasons why many […]

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The First Home Owners Grant

By Matthew Kenworthy | First Home Buyers

The First Home Owners Grant is a grant of $15,000 (currently boosted until 31 December, 2017) paid to eligible first home owners purchasing their first home in Australia. The information below is specific to Western Australia however much of it will hold true for applicants in other states. Since October 3, 2015 first home buyers […]

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