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Making an offer on a home

  • Contract of sale

    Find out what goes into the legal contract between you and the seller. Learn your rights and responsibilities with forming a contract.

  • Cooling-off period

    When you sign the contract, you have 5 business days to change your mind. Find out about how to back out of a contract during the cooling-off period.

  • Home and contents insurance

    In most cases, you should take out home insurance from the contract date. Find out how insurance works with your mortgage and body corporate fees.

  • Inspections

    Get an inspection done to identify issues with a property. Find out about building inspections, pest inspections and swimming pool inspections.

Last updated
31 August 2016

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