I can't afford to buy my own home on the open market, what are my options?
There are a number of government-backed schemes which help people to buy a home through equity loans and shared ownership, or to rent a home at below market rates.
Details of these schemes and the qualifying criteria are available from from our Low cost home ownership page or from Catalyst Housing Group (This link will open in a new window), who have been appointed by the government to promote these schemes and advise on all the available options.
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