Are you ready to spend big on the home of your dreams or do you just want to get into the property market?Your approach to buying a property will be drastically different depending on your answer to this question.
If you just want to get your foot in the door, focus on the Affordable:
Widen your search - The inner suburbs might be the ultimate goal, but is it realistic right now?
Have you considered something a little bit further out?
Consider a smaller property – If the area is non-negotiable, maybe a smaller house that you can extend later on down the track is the way to go.
Look past the first impression.
We all have a mental image in our heads of what our first home will look like, take the opportunity to create it for yourself. You will save a lot of money if you’re willing to do the cosmetic touch ups yourself.
Consider starting with an investment instead of a Home