First Home Buyers Articles

It’s on! First home loan deposit schemes open for applications

If you’d like to buy your first home with just a 5% deposit and pay no LMI, then you better act quick.

Spots in the latest round of the hugely popular scheme are officially up for grabs!

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Property price caps increased for first home loan deposit scheme

First home buyers can now purchase more expensive properties under the federal government’s 5% deposit, no LMI scheme.

But you’ll want to act soon, as places fill up fast!

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HomeBuilder extension gives applicants extra 12 months to start building

Tens of thousands of HomeBuilder applicants around the nation can breathe a sigh of relief after the federal government extended the construction commencement requirement from six months to 18 months.

Tick tock – is time running out for first home buyers?

The first home buyer market had a bumper year in 2020 due to modest declines in property prices, reduced investor activity, and a range of government incentives.

But with those advantages tailing off, how will first home buyers compete in 2021?