Home Buying Process
Discover information about organising your finance, finding properties, engaging professionals, making an offer and settlement.
Alternative Ways to Buy a Home
There are many different ways to buy a home or land including auctions, private treaties, rent to buy and buy-now/build-later options.
A number of aged care and retirement living options are available, including residential aged care and lifestyle villages.
Costs of Buying a Home
Use this calculator to determine the costs associated with buying a home.
Stamp Duty in SA
Use this calculator to determine the stamp duty costs associated with buying a home.
Use this calculator to input your interest rate and see how much your repayments could be. Also work out how much you can borrow and how you can repay your home loan sooner.
Saving for a House Deposit
Start saving towards your home deposit by working out how much you need and how long it will take.
Create your own budget using a quick and easy budgeting tool.
Negotiating with Real Estate Agents
Information about real estate agent obligations, and how to recognise false or misleading claims.
Information for Migrants
Information for people who have recently moved to South Australia and want to buy a home.
Home Buying Seminars
HomeStart offer free home buyer seminars for first home buyers and existing home owners.
Home Buyer Ready
This free interactive program offered by HomeStart Finance will step you through all of the important aspects of buying your own home, such as how to budget and save for a deposit, understanding the costs involved and how to work out how much you can borrow and what your repayments might be.
It's About the House
Consumer and Business Services has provided this helpful guide to buying or selling a home.