10 Tips for 1st Home Buyers
You do not have to buy the ‘box’ in the outer subdivisions. There are innovative means to get into the market and not have $600k to borrow.
In his inimitable way Peter asks people to think about the future, not only theirs, but the world’s. Why not try a small house, or a secondary dwelling? There are all sorts of ways to stage a new house or renovation, because you may not need the 4 bedroom house for some years.
Do you really need a two car garage? Consider a makeover of a 1950’s house, which you buy a bit cheaper than a pre-war Queenslander. You can get a good building designer who can create a smaller & smart house for less cost.