Buying a KiwiBuild home

If you are ready to buy your first home but you can’t find an affordable home on the open market, KiwiBuild might be able to help you.

There are five steps to buying a KiwiBuild home.

1. Understanding if KiwiBuild is for you

If you are interested in buying KiwiBuild home, there are a few simple criteria you will need to meet in order to be eligible.

Find out if you're eligible to buy a KiwiBuild home 

2. Registering your interest with KiwiBuild

Registering your interest with KiwiBuild helps us understand where you would like to live, the type of home you are looking to buy, and the where you are on your home-buying journey. You'll also receive information and updates from the KiwiBuild team that might help you find the right home for you. 

Get registered with KiwiBuild 

3. Find the right home for you

A first home means different things to different people, and there are several types of KiwiBuild homes available now and under development in great locations all around New Zealand.

Types of KiwiBuild homes available to buy

4. Getting yourself ready to buy

Once you have found a KiwiBuild home you would like to buy, you can enter into a conditional agreement with the agent, or confirm that you are already an approved, eligible KiwiBuild buyer. 

What you need to do to apply for a KiwiBuild home 

5. Buying your new home

The process of buying a home can seem a little daunting, but the agent or developer can help to guide you through the process.

Learn about how the purchase process works