July 14, 2020
The First Home Owners Grant, often called the First Home Buyer’s Grant, is a $15,000 one-off financial grant from the Queensland State Government available to those buying their first home in Australia who meet eligibility criteria.
Eligible recipients must be:
– at least 18 years old and an Australian Citizen or permanent resident
– purchasing a brand-new property under $750,000
– receiving the grant for the first time
For a full list of the terms and conditions please visit the website here.
First home buyers may also be eligible for the HomeBuilder’s Grant which provides a further $25K towards building your first home, meaning eligible first home buyers could receive a total of $40K of financial assistance from the Federal and State Governments. To find out more about the HomeBuilder Grant click here.
Building a new home in a development like North Harbour is a great way to use the First Home Owners Grant to its full potential. North Harbour ticks all the boxes for a great investment in your future – excellent location and amenities, 1,000 acres of open space and parklands and plenty of free local events including free yoga and parkrun.
Our Sales Team has helped many first home buyers achieve their dream of home ownership and is on hand to guide you through the process. We’re on site 7 days a week, 10am-5pm and we’re happy to answer any questions you have and walk you through the process step-by-step.
When you’re looking to buy, and investigating building your own home, we suggest a few visits to the North Harbour Display Village and Sales Centre armed with a home buying checklist of your “must-haves”, “would-likes” and “absolutely-nots” firmly in your mind. If you’re not sure what you’re after, click here to check out our First Home Buyers section on our website which is packed with helpful information, including calculators and first home buyers tips.
North Harbour’s suburb of Burpengary East is one of north Brisbane’s best value suburbs. It’s close to shops, schools, transport, entertainment, sporting facilities and restaurants and has a great community feel in a semi-rural area. It’s located halfway between the Sunshine Coast (30 minutes to Caloundra) and Brisbane CBD (45 minutes depending on traffic) in the very sought-after northern corridor. North Harbour has five parks, 6km of riverside mountain bike trail, a café, childcare centre and more to come.
Using the First Home Owners Grant at North Harbour has given a lot of first home buyers the chance to get onto the property ladder with a brand-new home in a great area. Residents Kelly and Justin built their first home at North Harbour. “We are both very particular with our tastes, we had certain items on our wish-list that could not be met by established homes within in our price range.”
Fellow first home buyers Tiarna and Zac have three children and found they could build their perfect family home at North Harbour. “Building your own home is every person’s dream and at North Harbour we could do that. We could customise our home to exactly how we wanted it and at North Harbour it was affordable.”
If you are interested in finding more information about building at North Harbour we have plenty to offer on our website, www.northharbour.com.au, and social media:
You can also contact us by phone, 07 5433 1111, or email . Our office is open 10am-5pm every day. And, if required, we can work through the buying process with you by phone, email and electronic document transfer. You can view latest land releases, house and land packages and general information on our website www.northharbour.com.au, and walk through videos of all 31 display village homes at North Harbour are online here.
If you’d like to visit us, North Harbour’s Display Village is open seven days a week, 10am-5pm*. It is located on the corner of Buckley Road and Fraser Drive in Burpengary East with the North Harbour Sales & Information Centre and North Harbour Cafe. North Harbour Display Village offers 30 designs available to view from 15 of Australia’s best new home builders including:
We also have a display home by Villa World available to view in another area of North Harbour, near Riparian Park; Villa World has brand new, completed homes for sale and more are planned to be constructed in the near future. To find out more about Villa World at North Harbour including contact details and location, please click here.
*Display Village Builder hours may vary from our general opening hours due to staffing availability so if you are interested in seeing a particular home design or builder, we recommend calling ahead to check opening times. Builder contact details can be found here.