Resale

We offer for sale this modern, Two Bedroomed, Second Floor apartment available for sale with 50% shared ownership scheme, and with immediate vacant possession, the apartment is situated in the sought after West Park development, attractively positioned close to a host of local shops and amenities and having ease of access to Darlington's town centre and the A1(M) beyond. The apartment block itself is well maintained and well presented and has the benefit of a lift to all floors. Internally the accommodation is well presented and offers pleasant living accommodation.

Warmed by electric central heating and with the benefit of double glazing, the accommodation on offer comprises of: Communal entrance Hallway with staircase to all floors as well as a lift. Internally the generous Reception Hallway boasts attractive vinyl flooring and there is a large and useful walk in storage cupboard, the Lounge has a Juliet balcony overlooking the rear aspect and allowing for the light to stream through, again there is fitted vinyl flooring and this room is open plan to the Kitchen. The Kitchen has been refitted with a range of light oak effect wall, floor and drawer units and is complimented by further wood effect work surfaces and in addition there is a stainless steel sink unit and stainless steel splash back in position, electric cooker point and tiled up stands. The master Bedroom also boasts the Juliet balcony to the rear aspect and is well proportioned and light and airy, Bedroom Two is a single Bedroom and again overlooks the rear aspect. In addition the Bathroom/WC comprises of a white suite and includes a 'P' shaped shower bath with mains led over bath shower and screen and there is a WC and handbasin, shaver point and the room has been finished with attractive tiled surrounds.

Shared Ownership

This scheme offers brand new homes for sale on a part buy / part rent basis and aims to help people who cannot initially afford to buy a suitable home outright. It allows you to purchase a property at shares between 25% and 75%. The share you purchase is funded by you - if you need a mortgage which you will arrange this with a bank or building society. The remaining share is rented from Cheviot Homes.

Shared Ownership Eligibility

Shared Ownership is aimed at helping people in housing need who are unable to purchase a property on the open market.

We give priority to applicants who fit our basic eligibility criteria which includes:

  • Your household earns £60,000 or less
  • You’re a first time buyer (or you used to own a home, but can’t afford to buy one now)
  • You rent a council or housing association property
  • Serving military personnel

In addition we are only able to sell to buyers who meet the following criteria

  • Must be over 18 years old
  • Be a British citizen(s), have permanent leave to remain in the country, or be from the member states of the European Union and currently working or living in the UK
  • Are not able to afford to buy a home outright on the open market
  • Have sufficient savings or access to funds to meet the one off costs of buying a shared ownership home, and access to funds or a mortgage for their share of the purchase
  • Can show their ability to afford the total monthly outgoings of a shared ownership purchase including our monthly rent and service charge
  • Application approved by Help to Buy North East Yorkshire (or similar agent) in line with Homes and Communities Agency funding guidance

Resales

Resale properties are Shared Ownership homes which were originally sold by the Association. If the current Shared Owner wishes to sell their property, we provide a service to help them identify a purchaser by advertising their home on our website.

You will need to register with the Help to Buy Agent which covers the area where you wish to live. The agent for the North East Yorkshire Humber areas can be contacted on www.helptobuyneyh.co.uk

Bernicia has a responsibility to ensure all applicants for Shared Ownership properties are able to sustain home ownership in the long term, and are allocated a property suitable for their immediate and medium term needs in line with our Sales and Exclusion Policies. Copies are available on request.

46 Tillage Green, Darlington DL2 2GL

46 Tillage Green
Darlington
DL2 2GL

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