Help to Buy Halifax

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New homes for sale in Halifax

Neatly nestled between Manchester and Leeds, the thriving West Yorkshire town of Halifax is in a great location and is full of history, culture and green spaces.

Our developments in Halifax are ideal for those looking for new homes in and around this popular area of West Yorkshire. Start your journey on the road to homeownership in Halifax.

Find your home in Halifax

Halifax is well known for its open space, and they say you can always see a green field thanks to its position on the eastern side of the Pennines.

The town also thrives in other areas and has a buzzing centre with plenty of shops, both chain and independent. There’s also a wide range of restaurants for you to try.   

History lovers will enjoy visiting landmarks like Shibden Hall, which dates back to 1420. While sports enthusiasts can get behind the local football team, FC Halifax.

Enjoy a variety of dishes in Halifax, which is vastly multicultural with its food choices. Denman’s serves up British classics, while The Village Restaurant is known for its authentic and delicious Indian food. 

Acapulco Nightclub is the place to go if you’re looking for a night out that goes into the early hours of the morning. There are also local bars and clubs to explore if you’re looking for a quiet evening out.

The Pennines are just a stone’s throw from Halifax and offer vast areas of open space to discover and enjoy a scenic walk. There are plenty of walking trails that are ideal for a Sunday stroll, especially if you have a dog to join you.

Help to Buy: Equity Loan

The town of Halifax has a population of more than 430,000 and is a sought-after place to live with professionals and young families. Using Help to Buy: Equity Loan, you can move into your dream home in Halifax.

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 minimum 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. Help to Buy is available 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 Halifax 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 market value 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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