Help to Buy (equity loan): participation and registration pack

Information for developers and house builders wishing to register to participate in the Help to Buy scheme, including guidance video on how to apply.

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No longer current policy - new guidance can be found here.



These documents explain:

  • an overview of the scheme
  • how to register
  • role of HomeBuy agents
Published 25 October 2013
Last updated 28 February 2018 + show all updates
  1. Amended future sales or equity loan redemptions. The minimum repayment has been amended from 5% to 10%
  2. Amended frequently asked questions
  3. Revised guidance.
  4. FAQs deleted to be amended.
  5. First published.