Over 60, with no previous record of homeownership, Susan Weber, a nurse, though the chances of her getting on the property ladder were slim. Luckily, Hyde New Homes stepped in with a Shared Ownership offering that ticked all of the boxes – a three-bedroom property at the Amlets Place in Surrey, Cranleigh. Susan purchased her
According to the latest figures released by Halifax, the average age of the first-time buyer in the UK is 31, which stretches to 33 in London – the oldest in the country. Finbar O’Sullivan and his partner Faye Colley have defied those odds by purchasing their first home when both were 26. The couple saved
Shared Ownership turns a dream into a reality for many aspiring home owners, with high quality developments like Network Homes’ The Bureau, a collection of 33 contemporary one, two and three bed apartments situated in North London’s Colindale, Barnet, NW9, available on a part-rental, part-purchase basis.