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“As a first-time buyer you are eligible for a contribution of 5 per cent of the purchase price or up to €20,000 towards the 10 per cent deposit required under the Help to Buy Scheme, which ends in December 2019. Another option is the Rebuilding Ireland loan,” says Gemma Lanigan, partner at DNG new homes.
If trading up and you see something you like before you sell your existing property, you need to talk to the selling agent, Lanigan says.
To be in the know about upcoming new homes schemes, register your interest ahead of time with relevant agents to keep abreast of launch date viewings and developments.
See the Gift and Inheritance Tax section for information on the tax you need to pay when transferring a property.
Take a note of: proposed finishes, kitchen storage, countertops and brands in the appliance package, the number of bedrooms, built-in storage, overall square footage, number of bathrooms, rear access, locations for refuse, off-street parking, distance to shops and schools, bus or rail stops, ambient noise from overhead flight paths or busy roads and asking price.