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Other News - WA June 4, 2013 posted by

Western Australia First Home Owner Grant – Facts

The FHOG in WA is currently $7000 and applies to residential dwellings only. It does not apply to vacant land, business premises, holiday houses or renovations to an existing home. (NB. There are no income or assets tests to qualify for the FHOG.) An application for the FHOG can be made once a contract to purchase or build a home has been signed and dated by all parties to the contract and appropriately witnessed or, where the application is made as an owner-builder, when the foundations have been laid. (NB. An application for the FHOG must be made within 12 months of completion of the eligible transaction.) Some of the eligibility clauses for the FHOG include: Each applicant must be…

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