What stage of buying your first home are you at?

Stage 1: Explore

Work out what kind of home will work best for you.

Stage 2: Research

Understand your borrowing power and ideal loan size.

Stage 3: Borrow

Explore how to review, select and apply for pre-approval.

Stage 4: Buy

Bid for, agree and purchase your property. 

Stage 5: Settle

Close the purchase and move into your new home. 

Stage 1: Explore

Dreaming of your own first home? We can help make it a reality. First, you’ll need to find a place that’s right for you. It might be a house with room for your family to grow or maybe it’s an apartment near your local train station. Whatever you’re looking for, we can guide you through the decision-making process so that you know what to expect next.

Stage 2: Research

Once you know what you’re looking for in a home and where you want to buy, it’s time to find out how much you can afford to spend. As a first home buyer this can depend on a few factors, including whether you’re eligible for a first home owner grant. Let’s learn more about the home buying process, from the meaning of LMI to how you calculate your LVR or stamp duty.

Stage 3: Borrow

It’s time to get serious about buying your first home. But how do you know what option is best for you when it comes to borrowing the money you need? Getting your head around how to get a home loan, the different types of home loans, plus pre-approval on home loans, may seem daunting. The good news is, we’re here to help!

Stage 4: Buy

There are different ways to go about buying your first home. Let’s explore the processes including securing a first home owner grant and navigating a private agreement or auction. This knowledge can go a long way in helping you purchase your dream home on your terms.

Stage 5: Settle

You’re almost there! Settlement day is fast approaching and you’re about to become a home owner. More than ever, you want everything to go smoothly. So, let’s take some time to make sure you’ve got everything in order, before the big day arrives.

Contact us for home loan related queries

Book an appointment

Make an appointment to see us at your nearest branch, ask a mobile banker to come to you or ask us to call you back.

Customer Support Tool

Solve problems quickly online with our easy-to-follow guides. Simply select a topic and we’ll direct you to the information you need.

Call us

Speak to a home loan expert about a new or existing home loan.

Monday to Friday, 8:00am to 7:00pm (AEST/AEDT)
Saturday to Sunday, 9:00am to 6:00pm (AEST/AEDT)

13 78 79

Important information