Over 150,000 completions under Help-to-Buy

Over 150,000 people have achieved their aspiration of home ownership thanks to the government’s flagship housing scheme Help to Buy, according to a recent announcement from the Department for Communities and Local Government.

Since the launch of the Help to Buy equity loan and mortgage guarantee schemes:

Over 150,000 completions under the scheme have taken place, with 80% having been made by first-time buyers.

The average house price was £188,380 significantly below the national average.

95% of Help to Buy completions took place outside of London.

Over half of Help to Buy completions have been for new-build homes.

Read the report in full on their webiste Gov.UK click here

 

Allen Walkey

Highly experienced businessman with a successful career in property sales and investment both in the UK and abroad. Now a freelance writer and blogger for the property and Investment Industry, keeping readers up-to-date with changes and events in a rapidly changing world.

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