Hidden costs of buying a home

Five hidden costs of buying a home

We are all well aware of the initial costs of buying a home, well we think we are. Often its where the money is spent that comes as a shock to first – home buyers.

It’s not over once the deposit has been saved and the winning offer made. Below are the five areas identified by experts where hidden costs are likely to exist.

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Time is Running Out

First homebuyers grant deadline approaching

QLD First homebuyers rush to secure $20,000 grant by June 30

First home buyers are racing around the clock to secure the $20,000 Queensland first home owners grant before it is cut by $5000 on June 30. Statewide there have been 4100 grants approved, totaling a whopping $82.5 million. Continue reading “First homebuyers grant deadline approaching”

Inspection Needed

Are Annual Inspections Important?

This is why regular inspections should be conducted

Are annual inspections important? Most definitely. Our home is often our largest investment and regular inspections should be conducted to ensure maintenance items are identified and repaired and to ensure termites haven’t made your home their home. Continue reading “Are Annual Inspections Important?”

Gutter Maintenance

The Importance of Gutter Maintenance

Our building reports comment on maintenance issues and recommendations.

Far to often our inspectors will identity this maintenance requirement when conducting inspections. Gutter cleaning is an integral part of maintaining a home. Continue reading “The Importance of Gutter Maintenance”

Pest & Termite Inspections

Pest & Termite Inspections

Our Termite and Pest Inspections are carried out by fully licenced and qualified inspectors.

Our Termite and Pest Inspections are carried out by fully licenced and qualified inspectors who will thoroughly check the property for pests and termite damage. Continue reading “Pest & Termite Inspections”