Top 10 Shared Ownership properties in London
Discover first time buyer homes that make London living attainable
While buying an apartment in the capital usually costs a fortune, Shared Ownership could be the life raft you need to land that dream home. Here are 10 of the best Shared Ownership properties to help you start living your best London life.
Best for city views
Not many people can say that their home comes with sweeping views of the London skyline. But this is exactly what you can expect from Alta at Consort Place, a stunning development at the heart of lively Canary Wharf. With a selection of stylish one, two and three bedroom apartments available through Shared Ownership, this is an affordable way to be at the centre of the action in the capital.
Available from Latimer by Clarion Housing Group, Alta at Consort Place isn’t just spectacular to look at but also benefits from plenty of restaurants, bars, and activity spaces nearby, ensuring there’s never a dull moment. You’ll also be just minutes away from Canary Wharf station – perfect if you have work or want to explore the rest of the capital.
Best for local regeneration
Many Shared Ownership properties come with added amenities that make owning a home even more satisfying. At Square Roots Lewisham, a stylish development of one, two and three bedroom apartments, you can look forward to a private balcony, landscaped gardens, a communal terrace and play areas that are perfect for families!
As well as offering plenty of benefits at home, you’ll also reap the rewards of living in a prime location and regeneration area. This Square Roots development is located in the heart of Lewisham, a thriving part of South London, with acres of green spaces and plenty of trendy bars and restaurants. With just an eight-minute walk to both Lewisham train station and the Docklands Light Railway (DLR), you can be in and out of the city in a heartbeat.
Best for transport links
Do you have a job in the capital, or simply like being in the heart of central London? With a Shared Ownership apartment at New Union Wharf, you’ll be more connected than ever. From the comfort of your two bedroom apartment, you’ll only need to take a seven-minute walk to Crossharbour DLR station, which can get you anywhere you need within minutes!
New Union Wharf by L&Q is as conveniently located as it is sublime to look at. Your home will overlook the O2 Arena and the River Thames, and comes complete with a private balcony, terrace or winter garden, as well as communal outdoor spaces, and plenty of natural light. You’ll also be able to venture out and get all of your essentials from the O2 Arena, which has a range of restaurants, shops and hosts plenty of live music throughout the year.
Best for nature-lovers
If you want a home surrounded by inviting green spaces, New Mansion Square could be what you’re looking for. Located just moments away from iconic Battersea Park, you can host a summer picnic whenever you want! If that wasn’t enough, you’ll also have access to a beautifully landscaped residents’ garden.
Peabody’s Shared Ownership apartments in Battersea are the perfect platform to enjoy the best of London life. With Battersea Power Station underground station just five-minutes away, getting around the capital has never been easier.
Best for local community
At Copper Creek in Greenwich, you’ll find it easier than ever to feel part of your local community, with plenty of areas to socialise with friends and new neighbours alike. With great transport links, schools and amenities, you’ll feel right at home with a Hyde New Homes property.
With a selection of affordable one, two and three bedroom apartments, this development is perfect for first time buyers looking for style and space at a good cost. What’s more, you’ll also be able to take advantage of added amenities like a private balcony, contemporary kitchen and high-quality storage space.
Best for waterside walks
Need a breath of fresh air to unwind from the stresses of life? With the apartments at Leaside Lock, you can head out for a scenic stroll whenever you please. Located at the heart of Bromley-by-Bow, these apartments from The Guinness Partnership come alive in the summertime, where you can take advantage of local cafés, bars and pop-up galleries.
These Shared Ownership apartments are fit for all kinds of lifestyles, with a range of shops, parks and even TB Studios located nearby. With Bromley-by-Bow tube station on your doorstep, you’ll also be perfectly placed to get in and out of central London.
Best for sleek design
Do you want an apartment you can proudly display to your friends and family? Welcome to Renaissance West, an eye-catching Shared Ownership development in West London. With a selection of stylish one bedroom apartments to choose from, you can start your home-buying journey in style.
With intricate design, state-of-the-art facilities, and plenty of natural light and space, Renaissance West by BE WEST is a true feast for the eyes. But your apartment won’t just look great – you’ll also be perfectly placed, with plenty of shopping spots, nice restaurants, and convenient transport links.
Best for things to do
Shared Ownership can make it possible for first time buyers to buy an affordable home in the most exciting parts of London. But if you still need convincing, look no further than Three Waters, which promises a selection of Shared Ownership apartments in bustling Bow Creek.
Whether you choose a one, two or three bedroom apartment, entertainment is never far away with a home at Three Waters. From the comfort of your own abode, you’ll be able to enjoy green spaces, a roof terrace, and an onsite screening room at this Peabody development. And with a DLR station located nearby, you can be out exploring the city or Canary Wharf in a matter of minutes!
Best for families
If you are struggling to find an affordable home that is fit for the whole family, The Grove in Forest Gate could be the solution you’re looking for. With a selection of one, two and three bedroom apartments available through Shared Ownership, you can enjoy spacious rooms, private outdoor space and views over the London skyline with an Imagine Living property.
The Grove is also perfectly placed for people who need to get to work in the city or take their children to school. Forest Gate station is just a two-minute walk away, while nearby Stratford station can get you into central London in no time at all.
Best for onsite facilities
You might have thought that buying a home in London was out of your price range, but Shared Ownership could help you realise your home-buying dreams. At Orchard Wharf, available through Red Loft, you can purchase a stunning one or two bedroom apartment in a gorgeous part of Tower Hamlets, without the financial headache.
With an apartment in Orchard Wharf, you’ll be able to enjoy perks like a private balcony, communal gardens, daytime concierge, and an onsite shop and café to meet up with friends. With the East India DLR and Canning Town tube just a short walk away, you can explore the highlights of London at your leisure.
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