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%.
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The Reach SO, 1 bed homes
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Online Viewings now available. Our team are all set up to hold online viewings, giving you the chance to ask questions and have a virtual guided tour of homes at The Reach. Register your interest today to book an online viewing appointment.
Welcome to The Reach – a flagship collection of new 1 bedroom homes available through Shared Ownership in Thamesmead.
Boasting delightful 1 bedroom apartments with open plan layouts; The Reach offers thoughtfully designed living spaces for households of all sizes. And with some homes benefiting from allocated parking, residents can explore the local area and relish in all it has to offer.
As well as private outside spaces to all apartments (with either a balcony or garden space), The Reach will offer first-time buyers contemporary homes within reach of local travel destinations including London Bridge and Charing Cross.
London-living has never been so simple.
Local area information
The Reach is ideally located within the iconic Thamesmead district.
Thamesmead has evolved into an exciting town centre. With more than £1 billion invested in the regeneration of Thamesmead, the area has seen a major influx of new leisure, cultural and commercial facilities – with The Reach ideally positioned at its core.
Located in Thamesmead, The Reach, is connected to the best of South East London With Abbey Wood to the east, Blackheath to the south and Greenwich to the west. Central London is easily accessible, as part of a burgeoning transport network.
Cosmopolitan and engaged, with a spirited community – the future of Thamesmead is bright.