It is important to speak to the bank of your choice or mortgage broker to arrange the best loan to suit your needs. Obtain pre-approval of finance to assist in your search of property; knowing what you can afford to spend is essential when looking at properties available for purchase.
Prepare a list of preferred areas that suit your lifestyle, bearing in mind affordability.
Research sales in those preferred areas. Inspect every property in your preferred areas so you have a feel for the prices & attend the open homes.
Develop a relationship with the agent. Our sales agents will be able to advise you of any additional information you may need and also inform you on how you can register on our website to automatically receive notification of any new listings that are uploaded.
When you find a property that suits your requirements, ask your agent to send a copy of the vendor statement for review.
If you are considering making an offer, we recommend that you contact your sales agent promptly who can guide you if you are in any way unsure of the process.
You will be required to sign the sale contract and pay a 10% deposit. Your deposit will be held in Graeme Taylor Estate Agent’s trust account Prior to settlement day it is advisable that you do a final inspection before settlement takes place. This is to ensure that the property is in the same condition as when you last inspected it, and that all inclusions are as per the contract you signed.
Settlement Day - When the property has settled your sales agent will be advised by the solicitor or conveyancer to release the keys to you.