Financing Options

Understanding how to get a deposit together for your new home
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How do you get a deposit together?

Saving up a big chunk of money for your deposit is usually the hardest part of getting started when it comes to building your first home. There are several options available to first home buyers just like you, to support you in getting to your goal.

Summit South West works closely with our in-house finance brokers, Westgate Finance, so we can help manage a lot of the complicated stuff. Our local professionals are across the grants available to first home buyers as well as the support packages we offer our clients to help you own your home.

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5% Deposit Scheme

Also known as the First Home Guarantee, this helps you get into your home with a 5% deposit and no LMI.

Regional Australians
Single Parents
First Home Buyers
Do you qualify?

10,000 eligible places for first home buyers in Regional areas of Australia. This includes all Permanent Residents and anyone who has previously owned homes but haven’t done so for the last 10 years.

5000 places per year for first home buyer single parents and the option of a 2% deposit if you qualify for the Family Guarantee.

50,000 places to first home buyers looking to purchase a new or existing home with income levels below $125,000 for single applicants and $200,000 for joint applicants.

There are pricing caps on homes for this scheme, speak with a local professional today and we can help you find a design and land to help you qualify.

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Deposit Assistance

We’re here to do this with you, so we’ve put together a program that takes away the stress and money-mess and allows you to focus on saving for that deposit

  • Debt Assist: We can cover your debts up to a certain amount to help you get in control and to qualify for a home loan
  • Deposit Assist: We can help build up your deposit so you can get into your own home. If you’re making regular rent payments, there’s a good chance you’re eligible
  • Rent Assist: We can help pay your rent while your new home is being built

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First Home Owner’s Grant

The First Home Owners Grant (FHOG) is a massive win for first home buyers who choose to build. The State Government gives you a one-off payment of $10,000 to help with their loan. The best part is, you don’t need to pay it back.

There are a few basic requirements you need to meet in order to be eligible and your local pro can help guide you in the right direction.

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Home loan calculator

Here’s a quick and easy way to find out how much you can borrow and the finance options are available to you. If you’d prefer to speak to someone directly, fill out a quick enquiry form.

Estimate borrowing potential:

This calculator is only a guide. There may be other products available that are better suited to your needs.


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Speak to someone about your plans. Whether you’re considering building, renovating or developing our experts can guide answer any questions you might have.

08 9317 0141

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08 9317 0211

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