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UNDERSTANDING SHARED OWNERSHIP ELIGIBILITY WITH L&Q

September 12, 2019

As an affordable route onto the housing ladder, housing associations work hard to ensure Shared Ownership properties are offered to those buyers who need them most, and L&Q offer a straightforward process to potential purchasers who are looking to check their eligibility. To be eligible to purchase a Shared Ownership property through L&Q, you must:

LONDON HOME SHOW AUTUMN 2019

September 10, 2019

Following the success of the spring event which welcomed over 4,000 prospective buyers, the London Home Show will be returning to the Queen Elizabeth II Centre in Westminster on Saturday 21st September 2019, between 11am to 5pm. In partnership with Shared Ownership Week, Share to Buy will be hosting its bi-annual affordable homes exhibition once

Competition Time! Terms & Conditions

September 1, 2019

Prizes: We have three competitions we are running on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. We have one £50 IKEA voucher for each competition. If you are chosen as our winner on 25th September 2019, we will contact you to find out your address and contact details. The competitions are open to residents of the United Kingdom

YOU’RE A SHARED OWNER – WHAT’S NEXT?

August 29, 2019

You’ve saved your deposit, your offer has been accepted and you’ve signed all of the paperwork. Finally, you have a Shared Ownership home to call your own! But that doesn’t have to be the end of your journey. Find out more about your options once you become a shared owner! Buying more shares As and

STAIRCASING WITH SHARE TO BUY

August 29, 2019

There’s often confusion surrounding the Shared Ownership scheme, and especially around your next steps once you become a shared owner. Once you’ve bought your home, are you locked in? Are you stuck on the percentage share that you first bought? Can you ever actually own your home outright? As part of Share to Buy’s Jargon

SHARED OWNERSHIP MYTH BUSTING WITH SHARE TO BUY

August 29, 2019

As the leading property portal for first-time buyer homes, and hosts of the London Home Show, we at Share to Buy have heard every misconception surrounding the Shared Ownership scheme. Whether you’re concerned about the buying process or unsure what your options are once you’ve bought your home, we’ve busted some of the biggest myths