You may be able to get financial help from the government to buy a home.
Shared ownership (part rent, part buy) homes are sometimes advertised on local estate agent and housing association websites. Local housing associations with shared ownership homes in Rutland include:
Each scheme has its own eligibility rules and conditions. Some schemes do not meet the official definition of affordable housing.
If you’re a first-time buyer, you may be able buy a home for 30% less than its market value, through the ‘First Homes’ scheme.
The home can be a:
There is both local and national criteria you must meet to be eligible for this scheme.
If you work for the armed forces, you can find information on your civilian housing options on GOV.UK.