The place for expert tips, advice and insights on everything related to first homes and home building in Australia, as well as Tick news and updates.
So you've settled on Melbourne as the place you'd like to call home. What steps come next?
Always wondered what a master planned community is? We explain - and share what makes a great one.
Should you buy your house and land together or separately? We break it down.
We lay out four guiding principles to follow when choosing the location for your first home.
A cool market shouldn’t hold you back from buying your first home. Here's how it could actually help.
Building a home is a big deal, but it can have real advantages over buying an established property.
Master builder James Farrar lays out the essential questions to ask your builder before embarking on a home project.
We breakdown the First Home Loan Deposit Scheme proposed by Australia’s re-elected Coalition Government.
We break down what's involved in site costs (and why you don't have to worry about them with Tick Homes).
Whether your pet is furry or feathery, or somewhere in between, pets are what truly makes a house a home.
Last week at the REA Excellence Awards, Tick Homes was awarded the coveted ‘Game Changer’ award for our Tick Space experience centre.
When you're a first home buyer choosing a house design, it's normal to feel pressure. These simple tips will help you make a decision you'll be happy with.
Since launching earlier this year, we’ve been kept amazingly busy. We’re happy to report that we’ve just handed over the keys to the very first Tick home.
Newbridge Estate in Wallan isn’t just an amazing place to live. It’s surrounded by some of the fastest growing property prices in Australia.
It's an age-old question – rent or buy? Both lifestyles come with their own freedoms and constraints.
First home buyers have it way tougher than they did 30 years ago. Property prices in Australia have soared in comparison to the median wage, and houses are only getting...
So, you want to get into the booming property market to secure your financial future, but you also want to keep your job and lifestyle in an area where you can only afford to rent.
If you’re a first home buyer in Victoria, the First Home Owners Grant (FHOG) could be a huge boost to your deposit.
You can turn your homeownership pipe-dream into a reality. Put yourself in the best position possible come time to buy with our four tips.
There comes a point when you’re ready for a pad of your own. Here are 6 reasons why it’s a good idea for first home buyers to take the plunge sooner rather than later.