First Home Buyer Checklist
The pathway to your first home
Organise your budget and set a savings goal
Check for available government entitlements and eligibility
Organise a pre-approval with a broker or bank
Research the right neighbourhood for your family
Secure your land
Research builders (even if your land isn’t registered yet)
Select a home design to fit on your block (we can help!)
Get a free quote from us
Discuss any changes to your floorplan and your inclusions with a New Home Consultant and receive a more detailed quote from us.
Check your budget and refine your choices to ensure you haven’t exceeded it
Lock in your revised quote by paying an initial deposit
Sign your preliminary agreement, which includes your tender letter and the preliminary reports done on your land (soil test, contour and site inspection).
Review and sign your HIA contract and final plans (plus pay the remainder of your 5% deposit).
Attend your tiles, electrical and colour selection appointments to personalise your home
Sit tight while we prepare your paperwork, submit the necessary applications, place orders for your building materials and lock in a date for construction to start (site start date).
Attend a briefing meeting with your Supervisor to discuss building your home
Receive regular progress updates from you Supervisor as we build your new home
Attend a meeting with your Supervisor to conduct a inspection of your new home
Grab the keys and start decorating your dream home!