$25,000 Australian HomeBuilder Scheme
On 4 June 2020 the Australian Government announced the HomeBuilder Scheme to provide eligible owner-occupiers (including first home buyers) with a grant of $25,000* to build a new home, substantially renovate an existing home or buy an off the plan home/new home. The eligible contract must be signed between 4 June 2020 and 31 December 2020 (inclusive).
Construction need not commence prior to 31 December 2020, however, must commence within three months of the contract date. Further, construction cannot have commenced before 4 June 2020. Find out more here - https://www.revenue.nsw.gov.au/grants-schemes/homebuilder
$10,000 NSW First Home Owners Grant
In addition to the Federal Government HomeBuilder scheme, if you are a first home owner in New South Wales, you could be eligible for an additional $10,000* grant. For more details, visit https://www.revenue.nsw.gov.au/grants-schemes/first-home-buyer
First Home Buyers Assistance Scheme
The NSW Government has also announced that from 1 August, 2020, First Home Buyers who purchase a new home up to the value of $800,000 may be entitled to an exemption from transfer (stamp) duty. This is an increase from the previous threshold of $650,000. First Home Buyers who purchase a new home with a value of $800,000 to $1,000,000 may be eligible to a partial exemption from transfer (stamp) duty. The new transfer (stamp) duty threshold will be in place for 12 months and will apply to contracts executed from 1 August 2020 to 31 July 2021 *. Learn more about the New South Wales First Home Buyer Assistance Scheme here - https://www.revenue.nsw.gov.au/grants-schemes/first-home-buyer/assistance-scheme
At Stockland, we’ve been building communities across Australia for over 65 years, helping Australians towards their first, second or forever home, and supporting them throughout their home buying journey. As Australia’s largest residential developer and creator of some of the country’s most liveable and affordable masterplanned communities we are working hard to make sure we have home and land packages available, to help as many people as possible access the scheme.
*Not a Stockland promotion. Eligibility and other restrictions apply. For further information visit: https://www.revenue.nsw.gov.au/grants-schemes/homebuilder, https://www.revenue.nsw.gov.au/grants-schemes/first-home-buyer and https://www.revenue.nsw.gov.au/grants-schemes/first-home-buyer/assistance-scheme
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