jasmine&paul wrote:good question i had never thought of this! Just looked at it & our repayment is 30% of our net income. We pay 50% though as we can afford to.
we were very lucky & got 21k off the first home owners building grant & sold FHs car & saved really hard for about a year we ended up with over 50k not that it matters now our account has a very big debt!!
We were lucky too and got about $30k in first home owners grant!! This really helped getting finance as they count it towards your deposit.