16 Jun 2021
In this episode, we’re going to give you an auction masterclass! Most property buyers hate auctions, but stick with us because we’re going to reveal some tips and tricks to give you that inside edge. See you on the inside!
9 Jun 2021
In this episode we’re going to be delving into the legal side of buying your first home. What’s in a contract? What’s NOT in a contract? What questions should you be asking your conveyancer or lawyer? We answer all those questions and more so tune in now!
2 Jun 2021
In this episode, we’re taking you through the story of a couple who are looking for their ideal sea change home. However, they started their search before COVID and had no idea that the market would run on them! So what are their options now? Have they missed the boat? What should they have done differently?
26 May 2021
In this episode we’re doing a regional spotlight with Buyers Agent and Valuer Matthew Ward, where he shares his tips on focusing on the things that first home buyers need to know about buying in regional NSW and more!
19 May 2021
In this episode we talk about the many different options available out there to get onto the property ladder quicker. We share tips as well as dos & don’ts when engaging the “bank of mum & dad”, paying LMI, utilising the Federal Government’s Deposit Guarantee scheme and plenty more!
12 May 2021
Today, we’re talking to Owen Raszkiewicz, Founder of Rask Australia. He shares his tips on what you should do to begin your money fitness journey, get extra funding, manage instant gratification and something a lot of property people don’t like to cover but that we’re up for: discussing other investment opportunities beyond real estate.
5 May 2021
In this episode, we’re following the journey of a couple of first home buyers who have conquered the mountain! We’re going to hear about the lessons they’ve learned, whether their assumptions were right or wrong, the mistakes they made (and avoided) and how they sealed the deal.
28 Apr 2021
In this episode, we’re doing a regional spotlight and focusing on the things first home buyers need to know about purchasing property in Geelong and Ballarat. We’re talking to local expert Cate Bakos on her tips on what first home buyers should be looking at and the mistakes that can be avoided in the process.
21 Apr 2021
In part two of our real estate user’s guide, we interpret a whole lot more of the commonly used terms (and some of the more ridiculous ones as well!). Since every industry has its own particular language, we want you to be able to speak the real estate lingo with ease.
14 Apr 2021
In the first episode of this two-part series, we’re going to give you a real estate user’s guide by interpreting a whole bunch of the commonly used terms so that you don’t feel you’re trying to understand a foreign language.
7 Apr 2021
Today, we’re joined by retired building and pest inspector Peter Masia, as we dive deep into the questions that first time home buyers must ask their building inspectors. We’ll talk about common building faults, what should be a deal-breaker versus what’s normally found in reports and more!
31 Mar 2021
In this episode, we’re following the journey of HBA Graduate Michael Booth! He shares the lessons he learned, whether his assumptions were right or wrong, the mistakes he made (and avoided) and, ultimately, how he sealed the deal!
24 Mar 2021
Today, we’re talking to two local experts, Karen Young of Property Zest Buyer’s Agency and Tony Coughran of Simply Gold Coast, who will be sharing their tips on what first home buyers need to be looking for, and the mistakes that can be avoided in each of their areas.
17 Mar 2021
Today, we explore the factors that contribute to answering the question. We talk about the 3 Ps, the “ugly c-word”, and why following a step-by-step process is key to avoiding mistakes and getting the right property on the first try.
10 Mar 2021
In this episode, we’re going to answer questions about fire orders in apartment buildings, timing your purchase in a rising market, whether to buy an apartment to live in now or a house to rent out first and move in in the future, and heaps more.
3 Mar 2021
In this episode, Founder and Managing Director of Property Planning Australia, David Johnston, joins us as we dive into borrowing strategy, discuss the important things all first home buyers need to know (that they often don’t) before approaching mortgage brokers, and more!
24 Feb 2021
In this episode, we’re going to take you through a real-life home buyer’s journey. Our guest today is Bianca Chatfield, a champion netballer and contestant on the Block. She’s been house hunting and Newscorp readers have been following her journey through a series of articles she started publishing in November.
17 Feb 2021
Today, we’re going to talk about the “P” (Preparation) phase in our P.A.C.E. system, a system we developed to help first home buyers to get through the whole process of buying a property and getting everything right from the start.
10 Feb 2021
In this episode we’re going to talk about free money, the type first home buyers get from governments - deposit schemes, stamp duty concessions, cash incentives as well as discounts from developers - everything apparently designed to help first home buyers get on the property ladder.
9 Feb 2021
First home buyer grants sound exciting they could end up enticing you to buy the wrong property.
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