Help to Buy Rotherham

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New homes for sale in Rotherham

Steeped in industrial roots, the area of Rotherham is quickly becoming a popular place to relocate from cities like Sheffield, thanks to its excellent location surrounded by sweeping countryside. 

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

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Rotherham strikes a balance between rural and urban living, offering an array of shops in the busy town centre, as well as retail outlets and bustling markets. 

There’s also history everywhere you look in Rotherham, whether it’s Wentworth Woodhouse in the nearby village of Wentworth or Rotherham Minster, a Grade I-listed building and All Saints church. 

Outdoor lovers will enjoy living in Rotherham, thanks to its excellent location close to the South Yorkshire countryside. There are plenty of beautiful walks to go on, ideal for a hike or a day out with your dog.

You will find a plethora of great places to eat in Rotherham, from an eclectic mix of restaurants to quaint bars and cafés. The Deer Park Farm Tea Rooms are ideal for enjoying a hot drink with your dog, while The Wharncliffe enjoys a reputation for outstanding food and service.

Experience a range of bars and pubs in Rotherham, where you can relax in a quiet corner with a drink or enjoy something more lively with a night of music. Elliots is the main nightclub in town, while the New York Tavern is a cosy local pub.

The Peak District is a short journey from Rotherham, and somewhere you can go to enjoy local nature. The national park offers scenic trails, cave walks, cycling routes and much more. It’s a great place to walk your dog, too.

Help to Buy: Equity Loan

The city of Rotherham has a population of more than 264,000 and is a popular place to live with 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. 

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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