Buying your first home is incredibly exciting, and now that you've saved up to pay the 20% deposit, you're all set... right?
Well, not really.
Today we're talking about the hidden costs of buying your first home. Everyone talks about the challenges of saving enough money to pay a 20% deposit, but that isn't enough! There are also hidden costs that you need to be aware of and prepared for, and we'll share them with you all in this episode.
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See you on the inside!
Episode Highlights:
• How much should I save to buy my first home? [3:11]
• Be aware of due diligence costs [6:39]
• Title insurance as an extra layer of protection against hidden expenses [10:45]
• Total amount to save for your first home [15:04]
• Save money by not overpaying [20:22]
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Veronica Morgan & Meighan Wells 

Veronica & Meighan are both licensed real estate agents who exclusively help buyers. Together they have nearly 40 years experience as property professionals.

Veronica is principal of Sydney based Good Deeds Property Buyers and is also co-host of The Elephant in the Room property podcast as well as Location Location Location Australia on Foxtel and author of Auction Ready: how to buy property at auction even though you're scared s#!tless!

Meighan is the multi award winning principal of Brisbane based Property Pursuit, chairperson of the REIQ Buyers Agent Chapter & a regular media commentator.

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