First home buyers

Buying your 1st home can be a really exciting time with lots to think about. Let us help you on your path to being a home owner. 

There are lots of things to consider when you are thinking of buying your 1st home; size, location, how much of a deposit do I need? How much can I borrow?


The Process from Beginning to End

We are here to help by giving you an understanding of the start to end process of buying a home from that initial viewing to getting the keys & moving in.

Take a look at our handy little PowerPoint Show walking you through the end-to-end process


So many people

You are about to find out just how many. Here at Keystone Advice Group, we figure you have enough to worry about when buying your first home, so we thought we would help corral all your troups. We'll help you with the who, what, where, why, when (and what questions to ask so you don't look like a noob) of:

  • The Banks
  • The Real Estate Agent
  • The Lawyers
  • The Council (LIM, CCC, GV)
  • The Registered Valuer
  • The Building Inspector
  • The Soil Toxicologist
  • "helpful" Family and friends full of free advice


What Interest Rate deal can you get me?

Woah there nelly. Slow down a bit. Take a look at our end-to-end PowerPoint Show which you clearly skipped over above. We negotiate excellent rates, we just do it at the right part of the process. Interest rate discounts are valid for 24 hours so lets not to that before you've even found a house!

To give you an idea of current interest rates...

Forms - Getting Started

Call Pete Norris on 09 950 3550 or 021 55 20 18 or drop him an email by clicking on this link

Useful Resources

We write a six-weekly column on the state of the OCR (official cash rate). Read the latest here and sign up here.

Other useful resources