The importance of home-buying due diligence.
Get familiar with the all-important legal and physical information you need to understand about the property you're keen on buying.
Contact the council
Apply for a LIM report
Get a builder's report
Check the title to the property
You might also want to talk to your lawyer about title insurance. It could help protect you if you find out later that the boundaries are wrong or illegal work has been done on the property.
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Get in touch.
Meet with an expert
Our Mobile Mortgage Managers can come to you, when it suits you best.
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Call us from 8am to 6pm Monday to Friday, 9am to 3pm Saturday.
Make an appointment to talk to a home loan expert in branch.
Our home loan online application form is temporarily unavailable. We apologise for any inconvenience. You can apply for a home loan through a Mobile Mortgage Manager, by calling us on 0800 177 277, or making an appointment at your nearest branch. Existing customers can also apply via Westpac One® online banking.
Things you should know.
Westpac's home loan lending criteria, terms and conditions apply. An establishment fee may apply. A low equity margin may apply.