Buying or selling a house

Contributor – Daniel Fitzgerald

Significant differences exist between different titles like strata titles and off the plan titles. DIY conveyancing is risky. Mortgages are offered in many forms. The First Home Owners Grant has strict eligibility terms. Compare real estate agents’ costs when selling. Buyers should be prepared for auction tactics and the signing the sale contract. Cooling off applies but deposits can be forfeited if the contract is broken. Buyers must pay Stamp Duty and for caveats and Land Registry searches