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Our guide to buying a home

 Getting ready to buy

You’re almost at the finish line, you’ve found the home and your offer was accepted, but there’s still a lot left to do before you can get those keys. Knowing the steps for getting ready to buy your new home, which could make all the difference.

Organise your paperwork

It’s about this stage in the journey of buying a home that you probably begin to feel a little like an accountant, sifting through last year’s tax receipts. Let’s not joke around – managing your paperwork is a job, but following these tips should save you some sanity, and maybe some money.

Preparation & the approval process

The list of tasks and requirements you need to understand and remember to secure your loan is not short. Keep track of where you’re at and know what documents and ID you need with this Suncorp Bank approval checklist.

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Formalise your home loan

Getting those keys now all comes down to formalising your home loan and signing that contract. To make sure all your hard work to get to this point doesn’t go to waste, here are some helpful steps to make sure you secure your new home.

Continue your journey to buying a home

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