Buying or building a new home

Consumer protection tips before you buy or build a new home.


Purchasing a new home is a big decision. For most, this is the largest purchase you will ever make and that can be intimidating. While there are risks involved in buying a home, accessing good information will help you make better decisions and protect your investment. The following helps inform your journey to buying or building a new home.

Step 1

What to consider before buying or building a new home.

Step 2

Choose from Building or Buying in Step 2 once you have completed Step 1.

What to know when building a new home.
What to know when buying a new home.

Step 3

What to know about maintaining your home and protecting your investment.