Top five questions from our First Home Buyers Seminar
Thursday,21 March 2019


If you joined us at our First Home Buyers Seminar, we hope that you’ve learned a little (*a lot) more about the process of building your first home.

If you missed it, not to worry.  We’ve compiled a list of the top 5 questions asked during the evening to help you get up to speed with all aspects of securing your new home!


How does the First Home Owners Grant work?

This government-funded grant gives new homebuyers $10 000 for the construction of a new home. The is a one-off payment to encourage and assist first home buyers to buy or build residential property. You can find out if you’re eligible for the grant by visiting this website.

What if the bank hasn’t approved my finance?

Don’t worry, Start Right Homes have finance packages available that can be customised to your financial situation and budget. Our mortgage and finance partners will be happy to discuss our various finance options to find one right for you. If you’re eligible they will explain the steps to getting access to the many first home building benefits.

What are the full range of costs involved with buying my first home?

There’s no fixed price for any home, but we’ll work with you to make sure we know what costs will apply to you based on where you live, the type of property you’re buying and other factors, like the type of home loan you want and the size of your deposit.

Building vs. buying an existing home?

There are many benefits to building a new home, including the $10 000 First Home Owners Grant. In addition to designing the home to suit your lifestyle, you’ll also enjoy a new home 25 year structural warranty, giving you greater peace of mind in your new home.

What’s included in a house and land package?

These packages typically include the land price, any cost of construction (including site works), and finance for the complete project. These packages are also incredibly flexible. We’ll work with you to customise the perfect package!!


It’s natural to have questions when you’re embarking on a life-changing decision like building your first home!

We believe in making this process as easy as possible while ensuring that you get the home you want to suit your lifestyle and vision for the future.


Please contact us with any questions or queries you might have as a new Perth first home buyer and make sure you check out our UPCOMING EVENTS Page!