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Shared Ownership launches at L&Q’s The Rushgroves​

The Rushgroves by L&Q

New development The Rushgroves by L&Q is set to launch its first Shared Ownership properties on Saturday 27th October in Hendon, North London.

A collection of 55 properties ranging from studios to two-bedroom apartments will be released in the first phase of Shared Ownership, with prices starting from £73,125 for a 25% share.

Further Shared Ownership homes, also incorporating larger three-bedroom apartments, are anticipated to be released during later phases of development.

Why property is booming outside of London

London

For better or worse, when people think of the UK property market, they think of London. It’s not hard to see why: it’s the most connected, most expensive, and most affluent part of the country.

Indeed, if you’re a homebuyer, London might seem out of reach. But there’s so much more to the UK market than London – and, per the latest figures, its house prices are falling in real terms, as Manchester, Leicester, and Liverpool grew by more than six percent annually.

London’s Largest First Time Buyer Event Returns

London’s Largest First Time Buyer Event Returns

Thousands of budding buyers are expected to attend the eleventh London Home Show, the capital’s largest event for first time buyers, on Saturday 22nd September 2018.

The free exhibition will be held at the Queen Elizabeth II Centre in Westminster and will run from 11AM to 5PM.

With 50 exhibitors all under one roof, the event will showcase the best affordable homes - including Shared Ownership and Help to Buy properties - available across London. Offering prospective buyers the chance to explore the home ownership options available to them, the event takes place during Shared Ownership Week, a London-wide initiative designed to raise awareness of the alternative route onto the housing ladder.

Ten out of ten for health and safety sees SARH set for prestigious President's Award

RoSPA

The area's leading provider of affordable homes is to be handed the prestigious RoSPA President's Award after winning the organisation's Gold Medal for the TENTH year in a row.

The internationally renowned RoSPA Health and Safety Awards are the longest-running industry awards scheme in the UK.

It receives entries from organisations around the world, recognises achievement in health and safety management systems, including practices such as leadership and workforce involvement.

SARH will be presented with the accolade during a ceremony at ExCeL, London, today (Tuesday 19th June). 

Celebrating 10 years of an interiors treasure trove…

 Picture Perfect

Ever wondered how to get your home looking picture perfect and Pinterest worthy? Or do you have interiors envy whilst flicking through the gorgeous pages of leading homes magazines.

Well now, to celebrate the 10th anniversary of leading homewares haven Homesense, we have exclusive insights from 10 hidden heroes of the industry to get your home looking its best this season.

Working behind the scenes to bring the latest home and garden trends to life, the expert eye and creative vision of leading stylists combine to set the agenda of décor for many homes across the nation.

NU living - New Homes In East London

NU living - New Homes In East London

NU Living, a leading developer part of the Swan Association, specialises in offering accessible homes off-plan through private sale in the East of London. They offer a selection of off-plan developments that might be of interest to you for a property/homes interest news feature.

The Paragon, Ilford

The Paragon is an example of contemporary city living in Ilford, with the local area set to benefit from generous funding for regeneration. Situated on the Central line, residents will have quick access to central London and beyond. The high spec development which consists of 105 1 and 2 bedroom shared ownership apartments that will open-plan living spaces with a variety benefits including large windows, high ceilings and stunning views across London.

You get more for your money with Bovis Homes

Bovis Homes

When Dan Smith was searching for a brand-new property in the South East, he always knew that he could depend upon Bovis Homes to make his dreams come true.

His strong belief and confidence in the national house builder was built on firm foundations as he had enjoyed many happy times in the property from which he was looking to move – which had been built with pride by Bovis Homes a few years before.

Delighted with the build quality and customer service that he received previously, he had no hesitation in purchasing his next property from Bovis Homes when it was time to move on to his dream location of Littlehampton, along with partner Laura Delaney.

First Time Buyer Market - Hyde New Homes

Hyde New Homes

Hyde New Homes provide quality, affordable housing through their shared ownership programme in  London, Kent and the South.

We currently have a selection of stylish homes for sale which would suit first time buyers entering the property market as well as growing families looking to upsize to a new contemporary home suitable for their needs.

We have an expert sales team on hand and they will be pleased to guide you through the seemingly confusing process of purchasing a home through shared ownership, both for new build and resale homes. In fact, we have also produced an easy video guide for your assistance, which you can access at www.hydenewhomes.co.uk

How Shared Ownership is Full of Possibilities

How Shared Ownership is Full of Possibilities

Owning a Zone 2 Home by The Age of 25, How Shared Ownership is Full of Possibilities. The rapid increase of house prices and stagnating wages have meant that UK millennials have struggled to get on onto the property ladder. According to a recent study conducted by HSBC, only 31 per cent of young people surveyed said there were able to purchase a home[1]. There are however a number of alternatives open to First Time Buyers, such as the Shared Ownership scheme, meaning that, more young adults are able to consider buying a property. Such a case is Events Manager, Ellie Wyburd, who purchased a new build two-bedroom flat at Woods Road, Peckham, a Shared Ownership development by Hyde New Homes.

Bellway Brings Back Popular Pre-Release Help To Buy Event

Beltway Brings Back Popular Pre-Release Help To Buy Event

Helping more first-time buyers get their foot on the property ladder, Bellway Homes is giving house hunters the chance to secure a brand-new home before they go on general release at their upcoming Help to Buy event. A selection of Bellway sites across London and Essex will be available to purchase off-plan, at an event that is being held at The Grange St Paul’s Hotel in London on Thursday 15th March from 12pm to 8pm.

L&Q Launches Shared Ownership Quarter in London’s Most Affordable Borough

Shared Ownership

Over 200 of the most affordable homes in London are being delivered in Barking, as part of on-going regeneration in the area. The 221 shared ownership homes at Weavers Quarter in Barking are the first of some 1575 new homes that will be available on the site of the former Gascoigne Estate, which is being transformed into a stunning new development complete with two schools, new high quality public open space and a new community centre.

 

The first phase of Shared Ownership homes comprises 50 one, two and three-bedroom apartments and duplexes, launched recently, are available to those who live or work in the borough of Barking and Dagenham, recently listed as one of the most affordable boroughs in London*.