The Buying Process

  1. Organise Your Finances – Ask yourself how much you can afford to borrow? What is your current financial position? Where will you get financial assistance from?
  2. Investigate – What you are looking for? Where do you want to live? What does your dream home look like?
  3. Make An Offer – A formal written offer is presented to the seller. This is also the time to put forward any conditions that may apply.
  4. Research Properties – search the major internet web sites & set up email alerts for new properties, attend open homes & find an agent.
  5. Reach an Agreement – The agent will negotiate to get the best price.
  6. Accept the Offer – The seller accepts the offer
  7. Conditions Confirmed – The conditions of the contract have been finalized.
  8. Support to the Unconditional – The spotlight is on the buyer agreeing to the conditions for sale.
  9. Transfer of Finances – The financial paperwork is signed and finalized
  10. Settlement Process – Ownership transferred, funds transfers, keys collected
  11. Congratulations!! – Move into your dream home!!