Staircasing Mortgage Agreement in Principle

Staircasing agreement in principle or full application

If you are just researching the potential to staircase, but have not yet began the process, you can use our Shared Ownership Staircasing calculator and submit an agreement in principle application with a lender or mortgage broker later down the line.

What is staircasing?

 

When should you apply for a staircasing agreement in principal?

You can apply for a Shared Ownership mortgage agreement in principal when:

  • you have been offered a property or asked by the housing association/seller to obtain an agreement in principle and need to find a mortgage
  • or are looking at specific properties and may need a mortgage soon

Use our Mortgage Comparison tool to search for mortgages from across the market, and when you see an offer you are interested in, you can contact the lender directly or contact a specialist Shared Ownership mortgage broker.

If you are just researching potential costs for a Shared Ownership mortgage, and do not yet have any specific properties in mind, you should generally use our Shared Ownership mortgage calculator and submit an agreement in principle further down the line.

Latest news

Clarion Housing: Stylish new Shared Ownership homes unveiled in Hounslow, TW3

Clarion Housing, the UK’s largest social landlord, has this summer launched a selection of new homes in Hounslow aimed at first time buyers. Hounslow Place, which is located within walking distance of Hounslow high street, has a mix of new one and two bedroom apartments available through Shared Ownership, enabling people who may not be…

Network Homes: Shared Ownership living in the heart of Cricklewood at Zest

On June 22nd, award-winning housing association Network Homes unveiled Zest – a stylish collection of eight one, two and three bedroom apartments for Shared Ownership in the popular North West London area of Cricklewood, with entry prices from just £150,000. Set within attractive low-rise blocks, the new homes enjoy landscaped surroundings. The apartments, which all…

Registration now open for London Home Show Autumn 2019

Share to Buy’s free London Home Show event will be returning to the Queen Elizabeth II Centre in Westminster on Saturday 21st September 2019, between 11am to 5pm. Following the success of the spring event which saw over 4,000 prospective purchasers come through the door of the QEII Centre back in March, Share to Buy will be hosting…

Shared Ownership Round Up: 12.07.2019

No matter where you are in the UK, Shared Ownership can help you to take those important first steps onto the property ladder! Check out some of the latest new build and resale homes listed on Share to Buy with properties available all across the country. Shared Ownership homes in London Wharf Road by Peabody. One and two bedroom…