Home Buyer Tips

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Buy-Wise Inspections Services knows that buying a home is one of the largest purchases you’ll make, so ensure that everything is right by following our tips.


Talk with your financier to determine how much your budget can be.


A conveyancer will prepare documents, liaise with banks and more.

Stamp Duty

When you buy land, you need to pay duty based on the property.


Once you make an offer and sign, you’ll pay a 10 percent deposit.

Section 32

Section 32 will cover mortgages, covenants, easements and more.

Cooling Off

This is a period of three business days to cancel once you’ve signed.

Settle Terms

The settlement terms are 30, 60 or 90 days, depending on the seller.


Get a pre-purchase building and pest inspection to check everything.

Sale Methods

Sale types are private, tenders/expression of interest and auction.


Get insurance starting from when the seller signs the contract.


The pre-settlement inspection is your final check of the property.


Here, your conveyancer meets with the seller and finalises the sale.

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Insider Home Buyer Tips for Melbourne and the Mornington Peninsula