NSW pauses stamp duty for first home buyers up to $800,000

Premier Gladys Berejiklian has announced that the NSW state government will temporarily axe stamp duty on newly built homes valued at under $800,000 from 1 August.

Did you know you could get $25,000k towards your off-the-plan purchase*?

Did you know you could get $25,000k towards your off-the-plan purchase*?

Our agents have been flooded with calls about the government's HomeBuilder grant after it was announced last week but did you know this also applies to off-the-plan apartment purchases?  The government revealed last week it would give Aussies that build a new home or renovate their own a $25,000 handout as part of its $688 million HomeBuilder scheme.

Borrowers flock to first week of First Home Loan Deposit Scheme

Borrowers flock to first week of First Home Loan Deposit Scheme

With first-home hopefuls set to face rising prices already in the housing market this year, the First Home Loan Deposit Scheme will offer help to a select number of buyers who may not have the backing of wealthy parents.  The scheme will allow 10,000 first-home buyers to purchase their first home each financial year with as little as a 5 per cent deposit, without incurring lenders mortgage insurance.