This list is a selection of solicitors who have a great deal of experience in Shared Ownership properties and have been recommended by our existing purchasers.
This booklet offers information on how to get advice from an Independent Financial Advisor (IFA) and contains a list of IFA's that can help you through the purchase process.
Leases are written in legal language and can be difficult to understand, so we have produced this guide to help explain some of the main clauses and terms of a typical lease.
Service Charge Booklet
This brochure explains the basic components and rules of service charges.
This brochure explains how our warranty period works, and what warranty claims will and will not be accepted.
Selling a Shared Ownership home is known as a resale or assignment, as you are selling your home to someone else.
What is Shared Ownership? It is a government backed scheme for people who are unable to afford to buy a home outright. It is a part buy/part rent scheme. A low cost home ownership product launched by the government in April 2006 previously under the HomeBuy brand.
Usually once you have lived in your home for three months, you can buy further shares in your property. This process is known as staircasing, enabling you to own a greater proportion of your home.
Intermediate Rent and Rent To Buy
Intermediate Rent (IR) allows you to rent a brand new or refurbished home at less than the market rent.