Homepage  /  Daft Insight
  • Daft.ie Insights

You've signed... Now what comes next

Signing a contract is often the time when buyers can breath a sigh of relief. It is not until this point that the sale is secure and the sellers can no longer pull out of the sale. At this stage your solicitor will have received the contracts and your loan pack from the mortgage lender. They will also give you any advice or guidance that you may need on the finer details. Once you're happy with the terms of the sale your solicitor will invite you into their office to sign the contract.


During this time you also need to pay the balance of the deposit (which is 10% for first time buyers) and minus the booking deposit that you gave to the estate agent after you went sale agreed.


Once both you and the seller sign the contracts the sale is final and now you can just focus on moving in.



Our Products

Connect With Us

You might also like

Grey Box-Dark.jpg

Top tips for saving for a deposit (and the extra hidden costs)

From making use of of the Help-to-Buy scheme to savvy ideas for savings extra money here are a few things you can do to get your deposit...

Oct 27, 2021

Grey Box-Dark.jpg

Sending a deposit to an estate agent

After a seller has accepted your offer the estate agent will ask you for the details of your solicitor and they will request a booking...

Oct 27, 2021

Grey Box-Dark.jpg

You're sale agreed. Find out what's comes next.

You've spoken to the estate agent and they have told you the sellers accepted your offer. Congratulations! While it's certainly time to...

Oct 27, 2021