Help To Buy Scheme | NatWest

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What is help to buy?

Help to Buy is a Government initiative that aims to help first-time buyers get on the property ladder.

It was designed to help those who can afford mortgage repayments but may be struggling to save up the 20% deposit normally needed. You can also take a look at the Help to Buy website or Money Advice Service for more details.

Help to Buy Equity Loan

Help to Buy Equity Loan schemes can help you by taking out a loan, which you add to your deposit for the house you want to buy.

Then you take out a shared equity mortgage on the remaining part of the property's price. 

This is for buyers of new-build properties only (with selected developers).

About the Help to Buy Equity Loan

Help to Buy:ISA

Saving to buy your first home can be a challenge, but now there’s a way you can get a helping hand.

With the Help to Buy: ISA, when you purchase your first home the UK Government will pay you a bonus of 25% of your closing savings balance e.g. £50 for every £200.

So you could get up to £3,000 towards your first home.

More on the Help to Buy: ISA

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