Have a question about building? Here are the most commonly asked questions.
How much can I borrow?
Use the Loan Calculator to find out how much you may be able to borrow based on your current earnings and assets, and work out how much you’ll need to set aside for weekly or monthly mortgage repayments.
How much can I get with a First Home Owner Grant?
The First Home Owner Grant provides up to $15,000 to eligible first homebuyers investing in or building new homes. For the most up-to-date information, visit the RevenueSA website.
Some homes in the Hickinbotham range qualify for a guaranteed 18-week build time, so you can move into your new home even sooner. For eligibility criteria please refer to the terms and conditions.
When should I apply for my finance approval?
Many lenders will provide you with a pre-approval that gives you an idea of the budget you’ll have to base your home price and finishes on, but it’s best to wait until you have all of the costings relevant to building your new home before your lender finalises your application for finance.
What home options are there for people on a tight budget?
Hickinbotham has a range of suitable homes, even if you’re on a tight budget.
How much help will Hickinbotham provide during the building process?
Building a house for the first time is a exciting process, and you’ll no doubt have a lot of questions. Your expert Hickinbotham consultant will guide you through the building process at every step, so you’ll know what you need to do, as well a what to expect and when.