Days ago we already reported that you get a 50% discount for your first house in New World. You can find more information about this in this article.
The purchase of the houses has always worked correctly, but until the patch on 19.10 there was a problem with the display of the taxes. The buyers were shown that they should also get 50% on the taxes. However, this was wrong.
Due to the incorrect display of taxes for first time home buyers, next week we will grant 2000.00 gold to all players who Due to incorrect messaging around taxes for first time homebuyers, in next week’s update, we are granting 2000.00 gold to anyone who purchased a house between launch and the 10/19 update.