What questions should you ask BEFORE you buy your first home?

A 2018 survey by ME Bank showed a concerning 61% of first home buyers would fail a simple property buying literacy quiz.

To avoid being one of the 61% get yourself a copy of my new book,

'How To Buy Your First Home' 

and learn about my 7 STEPS that you must complete BEFORE making the biggest financial decision of your life. 

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Buying your first home just might be the biggest financial decision you will ever make in your life. 

Let's get you ready to get it right ...

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When you buy a copy of 'HOW TO BUY YOUR FIRST HOME' you'll automatically go into the monthly draw to WIN a 60 minute one-on-one property coaching session (valued @$499)

with TIM STAFFORD

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Yes, I want Tim Stafford to guide me through his 7 STEPS to buying my first home. 

I know from first-hand experience how purchasing your first home can be a daunting experience.

However, if you follow the 7 STEPS that I outline in my new book, you will be best placed to set yourself up for life!

 

As house prices increase over time, you can use the equity that's created in your house to improve your financial security. Better still, you can simply pay off your mortgage as fast as possible and live debt-free!

"My 7 STEPS are a series of smaller interconnected tasks.

Focus your attention on completing one STEP at a time, and I promise you, the process of buying your first home will not overwhelm and beat you.

Tim Stafford

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In Step 1

  • You'll define what your dream home looks like.

  • You'll determine the factors that make a good location to buy.

  • You'll decide the type of house you should buy.

  • You'll determine whether or not you can afford your dream home? 

  • And, you'll explore renovation as an option for you.

In Step 4

  • You'll attend the Open for Inspection.

  • You'll learn the meaning of Caveat Emptor.

  • You'll learn how to check the age and condition of appliances.

  • You'll learn how to identify common house defects.

  • You'll learn how to identify if the house has some issues!

  • You'll learn how to decide if you need a Building and Pest Inspection.

In Step 2

  • ​You'll organise your finances.

  • There are financial terms you'll need to know.

  • You'll determine how much of a deposit you'll need to save.

  • You'll consider additional costs to allow for. 

  • You will research Government assistance.

  • You will discover why you need a budget.

  • You will determine how much you can afford to borrow.

  • And, you'll go down the path of learning if you can get pre-approval before you start.

In Step 5

  • ​You'll organise your finances

  • There are financial terms you'll need to know

  • You'll determine how much of a deposit you'll need to save.

  • You'll consider additional costs to allow for. 

  • You will research Government assistance.

  • You will discover why you need a budget.

  • You will determine how much you can afford to borrow.

  • And, you'll go down the path of learning if you can get pre-approval before you start.

In Step 3

  • You'll begin the search for your first home.

  • By now, you'll know exactly where to find your first home.

  • You'll cover all the steps of due diligence.

  • And, you'll determining functionality.

In Step 6

  • You'll review the contract

  • You'll learn why you need a conveyancer.

  • There are more property terms you will need to know.

  • You'll become familiar with a vendor statement.

  • You'll cover all contract points.

  • You'll also learn what a property valuer looks for in a house.

In Step 7

  • Review all your checklists.

  • You will learn the techniques of interacting with real estate agents.

  • You will learn the different methods of sale.

  • You are now ready to make an offer.

What you'll learn...

If you are serious about buying your first home ...

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Greville Pabst says ...

"Learn from Tim's experiences and use his property knowledge to educate yourself so that you can make a smart, evidence based property decision"

Greville Pabst 

is a 'Buyers Agent' and Judge on The Block