Help to Buy home ownership scheme

You can contact our Housing Options Team using our online form to talk about your housing needs.

Contact the Housing Options team

To complete the form you will need:

  • your name address and contact details
  • your email address
  • details of you current living arrangements including any tenancy or rental agreements
  • details of your housing need

There are government schemes available to help you get on the property ladder. You can find out if you are eligible for one of the government schemes by:

To get help, you first need to contact need Radian Homes, the Help to Buy Agent for the South of England.

You can find a list of properties on the Help to Buy website.

Whether you are looking to get onto the housing ladder or move up it, there are a several options to help make buying a home more affordable:

  • equity loan
  • shared ownership (part-buy part-rent)
  • older people’s shared ownership
  • home ownership for people with long-term disabilities
  • rent to buy
  • intermediate rent
  • mortgage guarantee

If you are Regular Service Personnel and are thinking about buying your own home, you can get help through the Forces Help to Buy scheme.

 

Housing Services

Address: Causeway House
Bocking End
Braintree
Essex
CM7 9HB

Telephone: 01376 552525