We viewed pictures and the plans of the four bedroom home we desired and put the deposit down there and then with aid from the Help to Buy scheme.
We were very happy that the whole process took less than four months, it went by so smoothly.” “Our rent used to be £1,150 a month, but now we are paying slightly above our usual rent, which is great as all that money is going straight to our mortgage so nothing is wasted.
Like thousands of other young people, the sisters, 24, wanted to buy their own homes, but simply couldn’t raise enough money for a deposit.
Loren, who works as a reservations agent at Nexus Rental in Pudsey, said: “We quickly realised that neither of us had any chance of buying a house alone, but together we would do just fine – and thankfully we’ve always been really close.
Only a small handful of housebuilders achieved five-star status this year.
Bellway Chief Executive Ted Ayres attributed the success to a ‘culture of customer care’ within the business.
” Click for More So much has been written about the government backed initiative, Help to Buy, and it proved to be a very positive experience for Ross and Charlotte (Charlie) Marshall who bought at the Bellway Homes’ Abbotswood development in Romsey.