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Buying your home

Buying a home - step by step guide

A guide to the things you should do before you set out to buy your home

How to find out ownership details of property and land

How you can get details of property and land ownership from the various registries within Land & Property Services

Viewing a property you are thinking of buying

Information and advice on what to look out for when viewing a property you are thinking of buying

Buying a home - things to consider

Some practical points to help you plan and prepare for the process of buying a home.

Choosing an area to live in

Use the guide to find out about new areas before you move house

Buying a newly built home

Things to consider when buying a newly built home

Energy Performance Certificates

Find out about Energy Performance Certificates and what they mean to you

Calculate stamp duty payments on leasehold properties

Use the calculator to find out how much stamp duty you will need to pay