Remember to hold or redirect your mail
If you’re moving, redirect or hold your mail with Australia Post so it moves with you. You can also notify providers of your changed address to ease the hassle of the move process.
hipages handy home services
Australia’s number 1 site for trades is hipages^. They have a huge range of helpful home services that will save you a lot of energy and time, so you can spend those things just enjoying your clean and fully set-up new home.
There's a few big costs associated with a new home. Obviously, there's the money you've spent on the house itself, along with other purchase costs like stamp duty and lenders mortgage insurance. But there are a few smaller costs you'll probably run into, and for which you may forget to budget. Putting aside a little extra cash for these could save you a headache or two...
You’re almost ready to step through the front door of your new home and you’re likely not wanting to think about anything else than that first night under your new roof, but these tips should be considered to help make sure should anything happen, your new home stays yours.
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Loan repayment insurance
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