Guidance

Help to Buy: Equity Loan homebuyers' guide

This homebuyers' guide has information about how the equity loan works and how to apply. Information is available for the 2013-2021 and 2021-2023 schemes.

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Homebuyers' guide to Help to Buy: Equity Loan (2021-2023)

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Homebuyers' guide to Help to Buy: Equity Loan (2013-2021)

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Homebuyers hoping to purchase a new build home using the Help to Buy: Equity Loan scheme can find out how the scheme works in England. It will help you to understand what is involved in taking out an equity loan, how it works and how to apply.

Applications for Help to Buy: Equity Loan 2013-2021 scheme ends on 15 December 2020. First-time buyers eligible for Help to Buy: Equity Loan (2021-2023) can apply from 16 December 2020, with a homebuilder registered for the scheme.

Published 24 June 2020
Last updated 6 November 2020 + show all updates
  1. Updated to include the closing dates and opening dates for applications for the current and new Help to Buy schemes

  2. updated to include 2021-2023 scheme information

  3. change buyer to homebuyer

  4. First published.