Shared ownership is another way to buy your own home. You buy a percentage, and pay rent on the rest. The housing association owns part of it — but you’re living there, you decorate it, and you decide when to sell.
Buying a percentage means a smaller deposit and smaller mortgage. It’s a sooner first step on the ladder for lots of people. Usually, you can also carry on buying shares, to own it 100%.
Moat at Forbury, 1 bed homes
Final apartments available!
Moat is pleased to release details of these 6 x one bedroom apartments located in Blackheath, Greenwich.
Each home will be completed to the highest standard and comes complete with a private balcony and an excellent specification.
Interior photography is of a previous Moat development.
Local area information
These beautiful apartments positioned on the outskirts of London in the historic town of Blackheath. One of London’s last remaining villages but with great transport links to London and Kent makes this an ideal place to call home.
Blackheath train station is a short walk away that provides access to central London stations, as well as a short commute towards Kent. London Bridge can be reached by train within 14 minutes and Charing Cross within 25 minutes. There are also two bus stops; one opposite the Forbury and one just down the road next to the church that provides routes into Blackheath high-street as well as Lewisham.
Blackheath village has a thriving local high-street with a variety of independent shops, cafes and eateries and even a weekly farmers’ market. There is a collection of lovely pubs and bars, notably The Hare & Bullet that offers a range of craft beers and high quality food. There are a few local supermarkets including Sainsbury’s, Londis and Costcutter.
Blackheath is fortunate to be located close to lots of open spaces and parks. Greenwich Park is ideal for morning runs, sporting activities and summer picnics. The heath also hosts a number of exciting events including- a visiting funfair, fireworks display, annual music festival as well as being the starting point of the world-class London Marathon.