$15,000 First Home Buyers Grant The Courier-Mail can reveal the Newman Government will replace the grant with a $15,000 handout to first-time buyers purchasing off-the-plan or newly-constructed properties. First-time buyers who purchase an established property, will still qualify for the Seven Thousand grant if they sign contracts by October 11. The re-shaped First Home Owner Construction Grant will kick-in on September 12 for properties valued up to 750,000.
First Time Home Buyer Programs. Most first time home buyers don't have piles of money laying around and the costs & fees to buy a home can exceed what they have available. There are many national, state, and local programs available for first time home