Welcome to the WA Housing Centre 'Homebuyer’s Guide'!
Here you will find valuable information and tips on everything you need to know about buying your first home and getting into the property market.
- Published on Tuesday, 21 May 2013 13:33
First home buyers in Perth are feeling the economic pinch just like everyone else. Even if you're still adjusting to the costs of homeownership there are plenty of simple and inexpensive ways to update your homes' look. Whether you want to change the look for the holidays or the season or you're ready for a more permanent change, there are solutions to fit every budget.
- Published on Thursday, 14 March 2013 14:33
As a first home buyer, perhaps you've heard this advice already, "Make a needs and wants list." What does this advice mean and why should you do it?
- Published on Wednesday, 06 February 2013 08:54
You will never make a bigger purchase than your new home. It is the most important thing in your family’s life and the one of the few expenses that covers a base need. So it makes sense to make sure your biggest asset is the best protected.
- Published on Tuesday, 29 January 2013 09:47
Without regular home maintenance, small problems can become expensive repairs and leave your home looking prematurely worn. Routine care ensures the beauty and durability of yourhome and protects your investment for years to come.
- Published on Tuesday, 29 January 2013 09:33
New construction has become more accessible to first home buyers than ever before. Low interest rates and low building costs have made it possible for the first home buyer to get the home of their dreams with their first purchase. Here are five reasons why first home buyers are turning to new construction.
- Published on Tuesday, 22 January 2013 10:18
If you're a first home buyer who is thinking about or has already made the decision to build a new home, Congratulations! You're about to embark on an exciting adventure. Few people ever get the chance to design or even have input into the design and creation of their residence. Building a new house can be an incredibly satisfying experience to last a lifetime, if you do it right. If you don't, it can feel like a chore that will never end. Consider these tips to help make the most of partnerships with home builders.
- Published on Wednesday, 16 January 2013 14:49
Moving into a new home is exciting, but it can quickly become overwhelming for first home buyers. Perth has plenty of services that can help make your move easier; don't be afraid to take advantage of them. Here are our top moving tips for the first home buyer.