Help to Buy: Shared Ownership – frequently asked questions

Scheme rules and restrictions

  • Can I sell a shared ownership home?

  • Can I buy more shares in my shared ownership home?

  • What are shared ownership resale homes?

  • What is the difference between a freeholder and a leaseholder?

Managing your finances

  • What other costs are there to buying a shared ownership home?

  • What are service charges?

  • Will there be any financial advice available to help me?

  • Will I need any legal advice?