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The Porter Building - 1 bed apartment in Harrow

St Johns Road, Harrow, HA1 2EE

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Rent to save / Rent + service charge: £807pm

1 bed apartment with balcony

Affordable housing scheme: rent to save (pay a discounted rent)

Situated on a former hotel site, apartments at The Porter Building bring an air of excellence to the area through their stunning architecture and urban design.

Harrow’s distinct personality and thriving community is echoed in this development, making the most of the local amenities and bountiful green space.

The Porter Building is a short walk from Harrow-on-the-Hill tube station, taking you directly into the heart of King’s Cross in under 30 minutes.

As part of the London Living Rent scheme from the Mayor of London, homes at The Porter Building are offered on assured shorthold tenancies for an initial term of 18 months, with the option to buy your home on a shared ownership basis up to five years after the launch of The Porter Building.

We will support you to save and give you the option to buy shares in your home during your stay.

Referencing fees apply - £125 plus VAT for first applicant / £75 plus VAT per additional applicant or guarantor. 

To find out more about London Living Rent and if you are eligible, please visit: www.networkhomes.org.uk/londonlivingrent



EPC Certificate

Accessibility Rating: D - Easy Access

Compatible with the design standards in Mobility Standard Housing (1974) produced by the DoE and Housing Corporation Scheme Development Standards (pre-1999) and Part M of Building Regulations (2000). The main features of these properties include a level approach to the entrance, wider doorways and more space than in general needs housing. These properties may also have an internal flight of stairs and if so, there is enough space to accommodate future provision of a stair lift subject to technical feasibility.

Eligibility

  • You must be currently renting in London

  • You must be currently living or working in London

  • Priority will be given to key workers who currently live or work in the Borough of Harrow  
  • Your household income must not exceed £60,000

  • Your gross salary will be at least 3 times the rent as each flat has a minimum income requirement

  • You must be able to provide one months rent in advance and one months rent as a security deposit

  • You must demonstrate the ability to pay rent (without recourse to Housing Benefit) and accumulate savings

  • The Porter Building must be your primary residence and you must not own a property either in the UK or abroad

  • You must be unable to currently buy a home (including through shared ownership) in your local area. (see ‘Allocations and priority’ below for more details on how this works)

  • You must be employed on a permanent contract or a temporary contract with 6 months remaining, the original contract being issued for at least 12 months.

  • You must be able to supply 3 months payslips or, if self employed, a full year accounts / A302 form

  • You must meet lenders general criteria to obtain mortgage finance

  • You have no history of rent arrears from previous properties within the last 12 months or have not breached the terms of a tenancy agreement

Disclaimer

The information displayed about this property comprises a property advertisement. Share to Buy ltd makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Share to Buy has no control over the content. This property advertisement does not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by the sponsoring housing association. Please contact the housing association or estate agent directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007.

  • Save towards your first home through London Living Rent
  • 8 minute walk to Harrow on the Hill tube station
  • Benchmarx high gloss fitted kitchens with Zanussi appliances
  • Quickstep 950 Old Oak Matt Oiled flooring to living area
  • Balcony to each apartment


Floor plan

YOUR HOME MAY BE REPOSSESSED IF YOU DO NOT KEEP UP REPAYMENTS ON YOUR MORTGAGE.

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