HELP TO BUY
Make the most of the Government-backed Help to Buy scheme. Whether you want to get onto the housing ladder or move up it, you can move home with just a 5% deposit.
How it works
The Help to Buy scheme is available on selected plots across Thakeham developments.
The Government lends you up to 20% of the cost of your new home, you will only need a 5% deposit and a mortgage to make up the rest.
A great opportunity for first time buyers who are looking to stop renting and start investing. Now is the time to buy a new build house and to enjoy owning your own home, taking those first steps on the property ladder – we don’t think you will look back!
The Government Help to Buy equity loan is also available to existing homeowners looking to buy a new build home and is available for properties up to £600,000.
Help to Buy is changing
Both existing homeowners and first time buyers can benefit from the current Help to Buy scheme, which is available until March 2021.
From April 2021 the scheme will be exclusive to first time buyers, and the maximum purchase price will reduce to £437,600 in the South East.
Properties eligible for Help to Buy
Use our mortgage calculator to see what you’d need to borrow and how much your monthly repayments might be
Get an idea of how much you could borrow for a residential mortgage and see what properties you could afford.
You might be able to afford more than you think. Have you considered Help To Buy?
HELP TO BUY CALCULATOR
Get an idea of how much you could borrow for a residential mortgage and see what properties you could afford. Please be aware that this is only an indication of how much you could borrow. The actual amount is based on a number of things – including your salary, credit rating and how much you can afford to repay after all your outgoings are included.
Am I eligible?
Equity loans are currently available to first time buyers as well as homeowners looking to move. The home you want to buy must be newly built with a price tag of up to £600,000.
You won’t be able to sublet this home or enter a part exchange deal on your old home. You must not own any other property at the time you buy your new home with a Help to Buy equity loan.
New homeowners share their Help to Buy story with you
A number of Thakeham new homeowners have used Help to Buy – Natalie Harper and her brother bought together in Peacehaven.
Nicky and Rhyan could not believe their luck when they bought a three bedroom new home at Valeside Keep – they didn’t realise that Help to Buy could be used by existing homeowners.
HELP TO BUY
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If you would like to find out more about how Help to Buy could help you buy a new Thakeham home, please contact us and we can explain the Government scheme further.