First Home Buyers

Starting your first home buyer journey is an exciting experience

Let us help you bring your dream home to life. 

Are you thinking about building your first home? Sick of paying off someone else’s mortgage or answering to a landlord? Struggling to find a builder who’s different from the rest and understands what’s important to you?

At Smart Footprint Homes we’ve helped hundreds of young people and families turn their dream of moving into their first home become a reality, and we can help you too. We’ll guide you through your building journey and provide you with the expertise and knowledge that’s required at every step of the construction process, so you can be confident that you’re in great hands.

Are you ready to get started?

Purchasing your first home can often be a huge challenge, especially in todays real estate climate where house prices are continually on the rise. With the Australian dream slowly disappearing, how can you afford to own your own home in the current economic climate?  It’s time to think small. 

Building a small home is fast becoming one of the most practical solutions to the housing affordability crisis in Australia. For a first home buyer, there are a number of advantages including:

Smaller and more manageable mortgages

Reduced energy consumption

Less maintenance

Lower environmental impact

Starting your first home buyer journey is an exciting experience

It’s easy, our Small Homes have been cleverly designed to include the features of a regular home, all within your budget. We offer a range of designs, floorplans and finishes that have all be designed to give you maximum living space without compromising on quality, style or functionality. By building small you’ll not only save on your mortgage, you’ll also save on your gas and electricity while also reducing your environmental footprint, making the decision to build a small lot home easy!

At Smart Footprint Homes we specialise in building small lot homes that have been specifically designed to suit the needs and budgets of first home buyers. We understand that this is an exciting time and we will work with you to create your dream home.

If you’re looking to break into the property market and build a beautiful, affordable home then our small homes are for you. Explore our range of home designs today or contact us to discuss building your first home.

Resources for first home buyers Building your first home is a big step, but it doesn’t have to be scary!

Check out some of our resources below to help get you on your way:

Our Build Process

At Smart Footprint Homes we have refined our processes through years of experience building similar projects, to bring you a rewarding and stress free build. Learn more…


All of our designs at Smart Footprint Homes are contemporary and unique with a high level of attention to detail, optimisation of space and quality construction. Learn more…


Smart Footprint Homes has a network of brokers and finance professionals who can assist you and recommend the best way forward for your small home. Learn more…
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