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Buyers Guide

You have decided to enter the property market for the first time - but what next? Buying a house is a big financial commitment, and can be a lengthy exercise. Here is a home buyer’s guide that provides advice to help make the home-buying experience as easy and problem free as possible. You will find all the information you need about the process from house hunting and applying for a bond to transferring a house into your name.

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Taking ownership of your first home
Congratulations on buying your first home! Before you move in with your set of keys in hand, find out about your duties as a home owner and how you are affected by legislation such as the CPA.

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Home owner responsibilities
If you have made it to this step, then you have finally reached your dream of home ownership.

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Rights of home ownership
Ownership of a home, such as a house or a flat, gives a home owner exclusive rights over the property.

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Does the CPA affect the home buyer?
The Consumer Protection Act refers exclusively to suppliers, goods and consumers, and is in place to protect the consumer.

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Welcome home
First-time home buyers, young professionals and couples alike will agree that home ownership is a great way to start building wealth.
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