Before you buy a home or vacant residential land, you should be aware of a range of issues that may affect that property and impose restrictions or obligations on you, if you buy it. This checklist aims to help you identify whether any of these issues will affect you. The questions are a starting point only and you may need to seek professional advice to answer some of them.
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|The Harcourts Foundation||After
asking our Harcourts team in 2008 if there was a better way to invest
in the communities where we work, live and play, their overwhelming
response led to the launch of The Harcourts Foundation in Australia and
New Zealand.Our Purpose:|
To provide support that helps, grows and enriches our communities.
As we grow the Harcourts real estate brand across new countries and markets, we also look forward to building this exciting legacy that is The Harcourts Foundation.
Connect is dedicated to helping you move home more easily. They have
been successfully connecting customers to their utilities for over 10
years now. They can also arrange your disconnections and other moving
the proud legacy of Harcourts goes way back to 1888, our total focus is
firmly on the future. We are constantly asking how we can improve our
systems; how we can offer our clients even higher levels of personal and
professional service, and how we can train and equip our people to
achieve the best possible results for their clients.|
Express have Mortgage Consultants & Insurance Advisors throughout
Australia ready to talk with you and discuss your needs.|
Their brokers and advisors will come to you and provide you with informed advice on your options, and take care of all the paperwork for you!
|Loan Repayment Calculator||Find out how much your loan repayments are going to be.|
|Strand Conveyancing||Strand Conveyancing Victoria are industry leaders in providing conveyancing and property related services.|
Their dedicated team of professionals have many years of experience assisting vendors and purchasers with their property transactions. Their team make purchasing or selling a property an easy and straightforward process for their clients.
Their team also comprises experienced lawyers - no matter how complex or technical your transaction may be, they have the necessary professional expertise on hand to ensure everything runs smoothly.
|Stamp Duty Calculator||When
you buy Victorian land, which may include buildings, you are liable to
pay duty. The duty payable is based on the market value of the property
or the purchase price, whichever is greater. This calculator applies
only to contracts entered into on or after 21 April 1998.|
|State Revenue Office Victoria||The
State Revenue Office (SRO) is the Victorian Government's major tax
collection agency. The SRO administers Victoria's taxation legislation
and collects a range of taxes, duties and levies.|
The SRO also administers the First Home Owner Grant and the First Home Bonus. Since October 2004 the SRO has also administered the Unclaimed Moneys function. The SRO also administers several subsidies and exemptions.
|Land Tax Calculator||This
calculator will determine your land tax liability including any joint
ownership deductions. However this calculator does not take into account
capping and trust situations.|
|First Home Owners Grant|
If you are a first home owner you may be entitled to receive one or more of the following:
|Real Estate Institute of Victoria (REIV)||The
Real Estate Institute of Victoria has been the peak professional
association for the Victorian real estate industry since 1936.|