About Share to Buy

Share to Buy – the home of Shared Ownership

In an age where it’s becoming increasingly difficult to buy your own home, Share to Buy helps first time buyers to get a foot on the property ladder.

A one stop shop for affordable home ownership schemes, Share to Buy is an online property portal and the first point of contact for many buyers looking to purchase their own home through alternative home buying schemes such as Shared Ownership and Help to Buy.

With housing providers who specialise in first time buyer developments listing their properties on our website, users of the Share to Buy portal benefit from access to a wide range of new build and resale homes across the country. Potential buyers can register for alerts on properties which meet their requirements, as well as signing up to receive notifications about brand new schemes which may be of interest to them, all based on their individual search criteria.

Founded in 2004, Share to Buy started out as a specialist mortgage broker with a focus on first time buyer mortgages, expanding into a property portal in 2010.

Utilising its expertise as mortgage brokers and knowledge of the property market, the Share to Buy portal uniquely offers affordability calculations for its users. Each listed property offers a financial guide, including an estimated deposit and potential monthly payments, helping buyers to weigh up their options.

News

Registration open for London Home Show Spring 2023

Tickets available for the capital’s biggest first time buyer event  Share to Buy’s free London Home Show event will be returning to the Queen Elizabeth II Centre for its 10th year on Saturday 15th April 2023, 10am to 5pm. Check out our video from the autumn 2022 event and hear from some of our exhibitors including Share…

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Guinness Homes: New Shared Ownership homes in Leeds

One, two and three bedroom apartments and duplexes at Points Cross Prospective Leeds homeowners enjoyed afternoon tea and prosecco at an event held by national housing developer, Guinness Homes. On Saturday 14th January, the event at Points Cross, Chadwick Street, celebrated Phase One of the Shared Ownership development with the launch of its state-of-the-art two…

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SURVEY RESULTS: Shared Ownership can help single buyers

Majority of purchasers plan to get on the property ladder on their own As the leading property portal for first time buyer homes, our most recent survey at Share to Buy has showed that the majority of prospective Shared Ownership buyers are planning to purchase a home on their own. In our survey of over…

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Boiler Choice: Why check the central heating before investing in a property?

A guide to central heating, types of boilers and everything in between For most individuals, buying or investing in a property is a significant decision. Such an undertaking requires a significant commitment in terms of both capital and time, so it is important that one has all the salient information prior to signing on the…

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