Help to Buy Greater Manchester

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Greater Manchester

New homes for sale in Greater Manchester

Greater Manchester covers a significant portion of North West England and includes bustling cities like Manchester and Salford, as well as busy towns such as Wigan, Rochdale and Burnley. 

Our developments in Greater Manchester are ideal for those looking for new homes in a county of things to do and see. Start your journey on the road to homeownership in Greater Manchester.

Find your home in Greater Manchester

The birthplace of the industrial revolution, Greater Manchester is full of culture, entertainment and charm and has cemented itself as one of the most important places in the UK. 

Whether you’re in the city of Manchester soaking up the local scene or settling down in surrounding towns, Greater Manchester offers something for everyone from world-class restaurants to excellent shopping amenities and more. 

Embrace culture at significant landmarks like The Lowry or IWM North. Or wander around, taking in the exquisite Victorian architecture and surrounding open spaces.

Experience Michelin Star restaurants like Adam Reid at The French in Manchester city centre, or tuck into contemporary dishes at Gallimores Fine Restaurant in Wigan. There are also many local pubs and restaurants to sample in nearby towns and villages.

Manchester is known for having some of the best nightlife in Europe, and you certainly won’t be disappointed if you’re looking for a party. Alternatively, spend an evening at The Lowry in Salford for a theatre show and dinner by the quays.

Venture further afield and enjoy a day out with your dog at Wigan Flashes Local Nature Reserve. Then embrace the great outdoors at Healey Dell in Rochdale before visiting the local tea rooms. 

Help to Buy: Equity Loan

The county of Greater Manchester has a population of just under three million and is one of the most vibrant areas in the North West. Using Help to Buy: Equity Loan, you could move into your dream home in Greater Manchester.

Help to Buy: Equity Loan is a government-backed scheme enabling first-time buyers to get the keys to a new-build home. You only need a deposit of 5%, with the government providing an equity loan of up to 20% of the purchase price. The remaining 75% is covered by a mortgage. Subject to eligibility, terms and conditions. 

You must buy your home from a homebuilder registered for Help to Buy: Equity Loan. After selecting the plot of your choice, you’ll pay a £200 reservation fee at which point you will receive free mortgage advice. A specialist will then help you through your application. 

You only need a 5% minimum deposit to buy your home in Greater Manchester with the Help to Buy: Equity Loan. The government then provides an equity loan of up to 20%. 

You don’t pay interest on a Help to Buy: Equity Loan for the first five years. You start to pay interest in year six, on the equity loan amount you borrowed. You can repay all or part of your equity loan at any time – a part-payment must be at least 10% of your home’s worth at the time of repayment. 

Help to Buy: Equity Loan is a scheme, subject to eligibility, terms and conditions, designed to help you buy a new home with help from the Government through Homes England. You'll only need a low deposit of 5% and the Government will provide an equity loan of up to 20% of the purchase price. The rest is easy.

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