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Applying for Shared Ownership & Homebuy

Am I Eligible?

In order to be considered for home ownership you will need to complete and application form and meet the following criteria:

  • You need to demonstrate that you are not able to purchase a property outright on the open market
  • You need to be able to qualify or have access to a mortgage or have the ability to purchase your share outright
  • You must be aged 18 or over when purchasing a property
  • You must have enough savings to pay a deposit and all of the associated costs of purchasing a property

You may not be considered if any of the following applies to you:-

  • You are purchasing for profit or as an investment
  • You already own a home that is suitable to your needs
  • You cannot obtain a mortgage

How do I apply?

  • Contact us on 0800 183 5757  to discuss your eligibility
  • We will send you information and an application form
  • Complete the application form and return it to us with the relevant enclosures
  • Send us a mortgage in principle offer letter with the application form
  • When a property is available which matches your preferences we will send details to you through the post and arrange a viewing
  • Our Leasehold, Sales & Lettings Team will add you to our waiting list; this information is shared with other housing associations and the local authority

To register, please contact our Leasehold, Sales and Lettings Team on 0800 183 5757 or email to request an application form, or alternatively download an application form from the Grŵp Cynefin website here.

More information about the process, from application to keys in your home.



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