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Building a Home

Building a Home Buying Tips Finding a Home First Home Buyer Home Loans

Thursday, 7 January 2016

Beach suburbs are so hot right now

HomeStart research shows that buying a home within Adelaide's beachside suburbs tops the wish list for homebuyers. ... | Read More

Budgeting Building a Home Buying Tips First Home Buyer Home Loans Owning a Home

Thursday, 8 January 2015

Managing your home loan

While the focus can be on getting into your own home sooner, it's equally as important to consider how you will manage your home loan once you have one. ... | Read More

Building a Home Starting Over

Monday, 15 December 2014

Is your home Feng Shui?

What's Feng Shui? We'll get you started on how to use the ancient Chinese art to make your home 'feel' good. ... | Read More

Building a Home

Thursday, 11 December 2014

Housing boost for SA’s Mid-North & Eyre Penisula

A $12 million HomeStart loan has helped to provide affordable housing in regional areas in northern SA. ... | Read More

Ask the CEO Building a Home Buying Tips First Home Buyer Saving Tips

Monday, 5 May 2014

8 Steps to your own home

Dreaming of owning a home? HomeStart's John Oliver gives you a step-by-step guide to make it happen sooner. ... | Read More

Building a Home Buying Tips Owning a Home

Monday, 7 April 2014

Landscaping tips on a budget

Ever looked at your garden and wished you could add value to it without breaking the bank? These five simple tips from Dave Limburg at Online Garden Design will help you do just that. ... | Read More

Borrowing Tips Building a Home Buying Tips First Home Buyer Home Loans Owning a Home

Friday, 28 March 2014

What do HomeStart customers say?

Are you interested in what others have to say about their HomeStart experience? Then take a look right here and listen to Moira's story. While working as a nurse and juggling single motherhood... ... | Read More

Building a Home Owning a Home

Thursday, 27 March 2014

Use your power

Make the commitment to take action and take better care of the planet in the year ahead. ... | Read More

Borrowing Tips Budgeting Building a Home First Home Buyer Saving Tips

Thursday, 13 March 2014

Don’t get caught out by extra costs

Buying or building a home is one of the biggest financial decisions of your life, so it's important to be aware of all of the costs involved. Let's explore some of the less obvious costs so you can prepare and budget for them. ... | Read More

Borrowing Tips Building a Home Buying Tips First Home Buyer

Thursday, 2 January 2014

First home owner grants

First home buyers can apply for government grants to help them into home ownership. ... | Read More

Building a Home Buying Tips

Wednesday, 1 January 2014

Build or buy?

Have you ever wondered whether to buy an existing property or build a home? If so, here are some ideas to consider before making your choice. ... | Read More

Ask the CEO Building a Home Buying Tips First Home Buyer

Thursday, 5 September 2013

Picking between buying or building

Are you a first home buyer trying to work out whether to buy or build? HomeStart's John Oliver has these top tips to help. ... | Read More

Building a Home Buying Tips Finding a Home First Home Buyer Home Loans

Wednesday, 24 July 2013

Real estate in South Australia

If you're looking to buy a home, it's an opportune time to do some research and learn more about the real estate in South Australia. ... | Read More

Budgeting Building a Home

Wednesday, 27 March 2013

Budgeting for building a home

Building a home can be a cost effective way of getting in to your own place. With realistic expectations and a careful approach to managing your budget, getting a brand new place exactly as you'd like it could be within reach. ... | Read More

Building a Home Buying Tips First Home Buyer

Wednesday, 23 May 2012

The role of the Conveyancer

Conveyancers are property specialists, who handle the legal transfer of property or land. A conveyancer will provide you with services including advice about your contract, document checks, ordering Government searches and legal documentation prepara ... | Read More

Building a Home Buying Tips First Home Buyer Home Loans

Thursday, 17 May 2012

Home buying tips

Don't know what an LVR is? Weighing up the pros and cons of home ownership? Here's a series of short videos to help you find the answers to some of the most common questions about buying a home. ... | Read More

Building a Home

Tuesday, 27 March 2012

Finalising your build

It can seem like forever to get your home built, but it's definitely worth the wait when you finally get those keys! Here Rob Stewart, CEO of the Master Builders Association (MBA) South Australia, shares the final stages of the building process. ... | Read More

Building a Home

Tuesday, 27 March 2012

3 tips to keep your build on track

Once the build is underway and your property is finally being constructed, it's important to stay involved in the project to make sure things stay on track. Here's some tips from Rob Stewart, CEO of the Master Builders Association (MBA) South Austral ... | Read More

Building a Home

Tuesday, 27 March 2012

Building contracts: what it all means

So you've found a builder and negotiated on the home you want, and now they've offered you a contract to sign. But what does it all mean? Here, CEO of the Master Builders Association Rob Stewart, offers some insight into what to look out for. ... | Read More

Building a Home

Tuesday, 27 March 2012

Choosing a builder

Choosing a builder is one of the most important aspects of building a home. You're about to make a major financial commitment to creating the house of your dreams - it pays to make sure your builder is just as committed to bringing the project to lif ... | Read More

Building a Home

Tuesday, 27 March 2012

Where to start if you want to build

Building a home can be a very exciting time. For most people, building a home doesn't happen every day, so it's important to feel as comfortable as possible along the way. ... | Read More