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First Home Buyer

We've helped thousands of families and young people build their first home. We can help you too.

First Home Buyer

First Home Buyer? Let’s get started!

Ready to make the dream of owning your first home a reality? Metricon has helped thousands of families and young people move into their first home and we're here to help you too. We’ll guide you through the home ownership process and will be with you every step of the journey.
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Why buy a new home?

There are many benefits to building a new home over buying an established home. First, you get a brand new home with your choice of designer fixtures, finishes, façade, floor plan, design and orientation – a stunning home just perfect for your lifestyle.

First home buyers may also be eligible for government grants and financial incentives that can help make the dream of new home ownership a reality. Our First Home Owner Grant fact sheet includes information about specific grants and stamp duty savings for new homes.

First Home Owner Grant fact sheet

Financing your dream: we can help!

Our mortgage and finance partners are on hand to guide you through various financial options. If you’re eligible, they’ll explain the steps to getting your first home buyers grant and help you find out what other benefits may be available. Our mortgage partners will also help you find the right home finance option that works for you.

  • Financial assistance: They’ll help you assess lenders and products tailored specially for first home buyers.
  • Loan calculator: Find out how much you can afford to borrow.

 

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Where to live? Land considerations

Metricon will help you find the perfect block of land for your first home. We’ll guide you through the various steps to securing your block, and ensure factors such as land size, incline and street frontage are taken into consideration. We’ll also help with any developer guidelines governing your land and home design choice. 

To keep the process simple, we've created checklists of the key considerations to note when buying land for your Metricon home.

Finding your perfect home design

Metricon has a range of home designs specifically tailored to first home buyer budgets. 

Start by browsing our stunning, contemporary home designs and by visiting our display homes to see our floor plans come to life! Use our handy Display homes checklist (PDF, 127kb) to help find the right home for you.

We also offer affordable home and land packages in leading estates. Talk to our new home advisors about options to suit your budget and lifestyle. 

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Why choose Metricon for your first home?

1. Experience you can trust

Metricon has been building homes for Australian families since 1976. We have the expertise and understanding to ensure your journey to home ownership is as smooth and simple as possible.

2. Quality assurance program

When you build with Metricon we give you our commitment to quality design, construction and customer care. We even guarantee it with a 25-year structural guarantee.

3. A customised home

Our stunning home designs are just the beginning when you build with Metricon. You can customise your home colours, finishes and fixtures in our industry-leading selection centre Studio M to add your personal touch to your selected design.

4. Award winning homes

Metricon home designs have won many awards and industry accolades, testimony to the skill of our design team in creating stunning home designs that work for the Australian lifestyle and your family.

5. Excellence in customer service from beginning to end

Customer satisfaction is our highest priority at Metricon. Our commitment to you is excellent customer service during every stage of your home ownership journey. From our initial contact, right to the end of your warranty period and beyond, we’re here to help. Find out about our Customer First program.

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Attend a Free First Home Buyers Event

Join us at one of  our free Build Smart First Home Buyer information sessions to find out how you could own your own home.

Learn from our customers how easy, fast and affordable it can be.

Watch the video below showing one of our recent Build Smart Series First Home Buyer events and register for one of our forthcoming events at the link below.

These information sessions are held regularly at our dedicated events space at our Mt Waverley Head Office.

Useful Tools

Calculators

Calculate everything from your buying power, to how much you can borrow, to what stamp duty you may need to pay.

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FAQs

Still have questions? Check out the answers to our most commonly asked questions.

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What Others Say

From the very beginning Metricon were AMAZING! We love our home, and are looking forward to expanding our family now we have the room...

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