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    NSW New home grant scheme 2012 application question

    Hi all, Was reading up on the NSW new home grant scheme. Just a bit confused with the wording in the grant conditions. Say you are purchasing an off the plan unit and have just exchanged contracts but settlement won't be till...
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    Handover of brand new property

    Hi Guys, Just wanted your thoughts of things to check on the day of handover. Here is a list of things I would check. -paint defects (internal & external). -everything on your contract is installed (phone points, power points, tv points, heating & cooling points) -check power points are...
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    First Home/Investment - St Kilda or Pakenham or Chelsea (VIC)

    I am currently in the market for my first home with a budget of $350k My intention is to occupy it for the first 6-12 months to avoid capital gains, then consider my next step once the time has passed. I am tossing up between a few suburbs at the moment and it has become clear that certain...