First Home Buyers

Welcome to our guide for first-time home buyers! We're here to simplify the process and empower you to achieve your dream of homeownership. From saving for a down payment to navigating mortgage options, we've got you covered every step of the way. Let's make your dream home a reality!"

Please read this as a guide to assist you get into your dream home.

Step 1

To purchase your first home, you need a deposit which may come from the following:

Step 2

Ensure you avoid short term debts such as credit cards, hire purchase and overdrafts. If you are over 80% borrower, banks prefer no short-term debts.

Step 3

Maintain good account conduct avoiding account excess or dishonours. Pay your bills on time. This helps maintain a clear credit file.

Step 4

Avoid large expenses such as upgrading cars or purchasing expensive furniture

Step 5

Manage your expenses wisely as banks require you to disclose your living expenses. Regular eat-outs can add up really fast.

Step 6

Avoid changing jobs unless you are getting a pay rise. Banks don’t like contracts with probation clauses especially for over 80% borrowings.

Step 7

Try and save on a regular basis. This helps demonstrate your ability and willingness to save.