Buy Property in Australia from Overseas Series Part 9: Info About Completing the Process

My tips for selling your home and presentation of your property

Welcome to part 9 of our Buy Property in Australia from Overseas Series. This week will look at completing the process of buying property in Australia.  (To start at the beginning of the series, read Part 1: Real Estate Industry Professionals Foreign Investors Should Deal With). Once you’ve found the perfect Australian home, it’s only a matter of time before everything’s completed and you’re able to possess the property. While you’re waiting, your agent, solicitor, and lending institution will be busy tying up loose ends in anticipation of settlement day. Part of completing the process is letting a conveyancer or […] Read more »

Buy Property in Australia from Overseas Series Part 4: Foreign Investments Review Board Info

FIRB Review

Welcome to part 4 of our Buy Property in Australia from Overseas Series. This week will be about Foreign Investments Review Board Info. To read other posts in this series, you can visit: Part 1: Real Estate Industry Professionals Foreign Investors Should Deal With Part 2:  Important  Australia Financing Info for Foreign Investors Part 3: Benefit from Mortgage Pre-Approval International investors who wish to secure real estate holdings in Australia must first be recommended to the treasury by the Foreign Investments Review Board (FIRB). Any international investor interested in non-residential land that’s currently unoccupied, residential real estate, shares in land […] Read more »

Buy Property in Australia from Overseas Series Part 3: Benefit from Mortgage Pre-Approval

Welcome to part 3 of our Buy Property in Australia from Overseas Series. Part 1: Real Estate Industry Professionals Foreign Investors Should Deal With Part 2:  Important  Australia Financing Info for Foreign Investors Mortgage pre-approval is important for any home buyer looking to purchase Australian property. Pre-approval is the process of finding out just how much your lender believes you can afford to mortgage. This lets you know if the properties you’re looking at are out of your budget, or if you can afford more property than -you originally thought. If you haven’t started looking at Australian real estate, getting […] Read more »

Buy Property in Australia from Overseas Series Part 2: Important Info About Financing Your Property

(Read Part 1 of the Buy Property in Australia from Overseas series) Unless you have all of the cash needed to purchase Australian property, you will need to finance your property through an Australian bank or lender. With a number of different Australian lenders available to overseas buyers, you should work with an experienced mortgage broker who can help you find the best loan agreement terms from a reputable bank. Even with professionals on your side, it’s always best to understand the basic process of financing your overseas property before speaking to a broker and applying for a loan.   […] Read more »