Shared Ownership in Harrow
Decorated in tree-lined, leafy streets and decadent Victorian architecture, Harrow is the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of London’s booming centre, while being a convenient 15 minutes train hop away. Famed for the prestigious school and steeped in a rich history, you can often forget, surrounded in quaint Village pubs and ivy enveloped chapels, that you are just a few stops from the mega metropolis of the urban jungle.
If taking out a huge mortgage and spending all your savings on a deposit, doesn’t sound quite right to you then Shared Ownership could be just what you are looking for. With a deposit as little as 2.5% of the value of the property and monthly payments often less than simply renting from a private landlord, you can get your hands on Shared Ownership in Harrow at a comfortable cost through our no-hassle step-by-step process. Shared Ownership allows you to buy between 25%-75% of the property and rent the rest from a non-profit housing association. Not only are you investing in a home in a highly sought-after area, but you are securing your future and opening doors for your family in a quirky London borough with direct and easy access to the busy buzz of the capital.
From the spacious Hyde New Homes at Harrow Square, with overwhelming views from Harrow-on-hill to the sleek contemporary design of the So Echo apartments on Sherwood Road, there are a multitude of new developments giving you the best that Harrow has to offer.
If you’re still looking to own your entire home but are in need of a helping hand when it comes to a deposit, Help to Buy allows you to purchase a home worth up to £400,000 with just a 5% deposit and an equity loan from the government. Help to Buy in Harrow will provide you with a loan of up to 40% of the value of the home with no interest for the first 5 years, taking the pressure off when it comes to payments, so you can take full advantage of Harrow’s quirky streets and lush green parks knowing you have nothing to worry about when it comes to your finances. With the high spec 3 bedroom apartments, converted from the old Library into a luxury complex, Lexicon by Fairview New Homes will have you falling in love with the zany character of the area while being just 5 minutes from Harrow-on-the-Hill Station. Lyon House by Redrow London is also a stunningly modern set of apartments with concierge service, underground parking and a quiet courtyard to enjoy.
With many major lines crossing through Harrow you are well connected and in the centre of London within 15 minutes. You can reach Marylebone via the metropolitan line in 15 minutes from Harrow-on-the-hill station, while also giving direct access to Baker Street and other city areas in just a few stops. With North Harrow, West Harrow and Raynors Lane also on the Metropolitan line and all lying in zone 5 you can get an annual travel card for £2,328 using zone 5 and zone 1 stops. You also have access to Euston station via the West Midlands Train from Harrow and Wealdstone station taking just 17 minutes and connecting you to areas all over the UK.
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Living in Harrow is an opportunity like no other with wonderfully, well-kept parks, authentic English pubs and regal Tudor mansions. Located in an area that exudes the best of traditional British elegance with an abundance of charming little tea rooms scaling the leafy hill of Harrow, the London borough embraces a more tranquil pace to life which is bound to help you slip into a more relaxed routine.
Home to a large Indian Community, Harrow is one of the best areas to find authentic South Asian and Indian food. There for if you fancy a kick of spice to liven your senses, some of the best restaurants include, Hundred Degrees and Cennai Srilalitha. While Harrow may not have the beating nightclubs and wild music events that inner areas embrace, the quieter town is home to two theatres, the Compass Theatre and the Harrow Arts Centre, giving you a touch of escapism to enjoy at the weekend.
Harrow’s town centre is also well equipped with all the usual favourites such as a Vue cinema, Nando’s and Primark, offering all-you-can-eat retail therapy every day of the week. But if you’re not that into wandering in and out of the shops on your day off then you are welcome to dust off the golf clubs and stretch your legs on the Pinner Hill Golf Club, Grims Dyke Golf Club and Stanmore Golf Club, with breathtaking views of the surrounding towns and rolling fairways to make it just enough of a challenge.
A perfect area to set down your roots and call home, Shared Ownership Harrow and Help to Buy Harrow is ideal for anyone looking to embrace the lighter side of life while still dipping in and out of metropolis mania now and again. With Property Booking’s quick and easy process, we can have you laying down your door mat in as little as one month from start to finish. All you have to do is get in touch today and we will be happy to guide you every step of the way.