Need more space or looking to downsize?

    If you’re thinking about moving home, here’s some things you need to know about selling your shared ownership home: The first step is to get a valuation to see how much your home is worth. We instruct the valuer on your behalf, as set out in the lease. The valuation needs to be carried out… Read more »

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    Staircasing – buy more shares

    Buying extra shares in your property means you own more of your home and pay less rent. This is called staircasing and is a great option for people who want to own more of their shared ownership property. You can either buy shares in tranches or purchase the remaining shares to take you up to… Read more »

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    Looking to sell?

    We know that circumstances change and there may come a time when you’re looking to sell. If this is something you’re thinking about, please let us know. When you tell us you want to sell, we have a period of time – known as the Landlord’s nomination period – to find a buyer for your… Read more »

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    Decorating and Home Improvements

    As a Shared Owner you’re able to paint and decorate your home as you wish. However, for new build homes we’d recommend not decorating for the first year to allow for materials like timber and plaster to dry out and settle. If you’re thinking about making any other home improvements, it’s best to check with… Read more »

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    Prepare your home for winter

    As winter sets in it’s time to think about preparing your home for the colder months ahead. No one wants their boiler to break in the middle of a snowstorm, or their gutters to be overflowing in a downpour, so below are a few top tips for getting your home ready for winter. Check your… Read more »

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