FHBA New Homes of the Week: 30 November 2016 (Edition 37)

In Edition 37 of FHBA New Homes of the Week we highlight our top first home buyer homes priced under your relevant State’s First Home Owners Grant (FHOG) threshold.

Are you looking to buy your first home within 10km of Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide or Perth?

Are you looking for a first home that is eligible for your State’s first home owner grant & other concessions?

If so this edition may be for you. This week we look at a range of properties that are located less than 10km’s from your CBD. Our top 5 may not have the hustle and bustle of the city, but they offer easy access to the CBD which is great for those aspiring first home buyers working in a capital city CBD. These properties are also located close to all the necessary amenities, cafes, bars and transport links.

Are you looking for something totally different? Maybe a home in a regional area? We have you covered, please click on the below link to view last week’s edition, in which we showcased our top 5 regional properties:

FHBA New Homes of the Week: Regional Edition

Quick Guide:

  • Below are our top 5 FHBA New Homes for this week
  • We have highlighted some key features of each property
  • If you like any of the homes you see just click on the image for more information (or simply complete an enquiry form below and one of our New Home Experts will be in contact with you, for your complimentary, no obligation consultation)

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Here’s our top 5 FHBA New Homes of the Week for 30 November 2016:

Newmarket  – Queensland


  • Price From: $390,000
  • First Home Owner Grant: $20,000
  • Distance to CBD: 6km
  • What we like: The Garden Terraces is both a statement of modern architecture and a tribute to the historic character of the area, an inspired design response that marries modernism with the subtropical Queensland architecture and landscaping that defines Newmarket’s leafy streets

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Rosebery – New South Wales


  • Price From: $649,000
  • First Home Owner Grant: $10,000
  • Distance to CBD: 8km
  • What we like: This complex is nestled in a secluded tree-line avenue, quietly positioned in a highly prized community setting close to top universities, transport, designer homeware shops
  • Price From: $379,000
  • First Home Owner Grant: $10,000
  • Distance to CBD: 6km
  • What we like: A sophisticated palette, spacious design and contemporary finishes give these one and two bedroom bespoke apartments a sleek style that will endure for years to come. The details are clever and the design functional – seamless, modern interiors, floor-to-ceiling windows, ample storage and high quality fixtures – with the convenience of a central location.

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Plympton – South Australia


  • Price From: $314,950
  • First Home Owner Grant: $15,000
  • Distance to CBD: 7km
  • What we like: Plympton is a suburb of the city of Adelaide, South Australia. These brand New Upper Floor Apartments offer Easy Living and are moments from the City and Beach.

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  • Price From: $469,000
  • First Home Owner Grant: $10,000
  • Distance to CBD: 2km
  • What we like: Ths complex is an easy walk to the Perth CBD (2km away) and an even shorter stroll to Northbridge with its nightlife and diverse range of restaurants, cafes, bars, shows and entertainment. Scoring 92 on the walk score, it is the 2nd most walkable neighbourhood in Perth. The convenience of the Bottleyard can be viewed from the picture on the right.

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Do our top 5 homes this week not suit your criteria? Don’t worry. We have access to hundred’s of other new home projects! Simply complete the form below and an FHBA team member will be in touch to answer your queries and discuss all your first home needs!
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Australia’s leading organisation specialising in assisting first home buyers achieve the great Australian dream of property ownership.