Help to Buy Rotherham

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New homes for sale in Rotherham

Rotherham is the largest town within the Sheffield urban area, and it’s fast becoming a popular place to live for people who want a mixture of urban and rural living. 

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

Find your home in Rotherham

The town of Rotherham has an impressive section of restaurants and shops to explore, as well as cultural landmarks like museums and historic buildings. 

The wider Rotherham district is also sought after for places like Swinton and Dalton, which are both just a few miles from the town. 

Living in Rotherham gives you access to the vast Yorkshire countryside, with the Peak District just a 30-minute drive away.

There are plenty of great eateries to sample in Rotherham, whether you’re trying local cuisine, international dishes or opting for a vegan menu. Nearby towns like Swinton are also popular for local country pubs where you can order a delicious Sunday Roast.

Rotherham has more than a few pubs and bars where you can enjoy a quiet evening. If you’re looking for a late-night out, Sheffield is only seven miles away and has a renowned nightlife scene that goes on until the early hours of the morning.

The Peak District is the main outdoor attraction if you live in Rotherham. It’s just a 30-minute drive and is full of hiking and cycling trails, as well as rock climbing activities. Get back to nature in one of the UK’s most scenic open spaces.

Help to Buy: Equity Loan

The town of Rotherham has a population of more than 264,000 and is a sought-after place to live for professionals and young families. Using Help to Buy: Equity Loan, you can move into your dream home in Rotherham.

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 Rotherham 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. 

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