Get your ducks in a row.

A little planning upfront saves a lot of grief down the road – find out how to do your first home buyer prep right.

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Get savings

First things first: you’ll need a deposit saved to get things moving. Here’s a look at how to go about it.

Saving for a home

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Set your goal

How much you really need saved before you make your move? Check out our handy guide.

How much deposit do I need?

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Know your limits

Get a fix on what you can borrow right now, and start planning your purchase.

How much can I borrow?

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Know the costs

Don’t get caught out – check our list of frequently forgotten expenses.

Overlooked costs


You shouldn’t have to choose between buying a home and keeping your lifestyle.

Now, with Life&Loan, you don’t have to – just tell us what kind of house and neighbourhood you’re after, and we’ll help you find what you’re looking for.

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Getting your loan.

Need to get a handle on your home loan options? Check out our tips on choosing your loan and nailing the application.

Get a loan that fits

Get the lowdown on your loan options, and work out which one is best for you.

Get the right loan

Apply right

Do your prep right and take the heartache out of loan application.

Ace your application

Get approved

All prepped? Get auction-ready with a conditional loan approval.

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Buying your home.

For most of us, it’s the biggest purchase we’ll ever make. Check out our tips on keeping your home buying process on the straight and narrow.

Auction savvy

You’ve just won the auction – so what exactly happens now? Find out how to be ready for the win.

Paying your deposit


Building your own home gives you plenty of control, but means grappling with a new set of rules.

Building your home

First home owner grants

Government grants are a boon for aspiring home owners – as long as you avoid the pitfalls.

Grant fails

Settle up

You’ve almost got that key in hand, but don’t rush the final part of the purchase process.

Settlement done right

Help and

Snappy answers to your banking questions.

  • Home loan terms explained

    A little unsure about some of the home loan terminology being thrown around? Check out our list of home loan gobbledygook.

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