Welcome to Help to Buy Midlands

Help to Buy is a government scheme providing a range of home ownership options designed to make it more affordable for you to buy a home.

Help to Buy Midlands is the government appointed agent for the Midlands. We cover the East and West Midlands and are here to guide you through the home buying process and help you get a foot on the property ladder.

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Latest News

  1. Saving money for a deposit - Money Advice Service

    Saving money for a deposit - Money Advice Service

    We all know how difficult it is these days to save for a deposit for a mortgage and if you want to secure a low interest rate you’ll often need a big deposit.

    The Money Advice Service has some great suggestions to help you get that all-important deposit saved and on your way to home ownership so read on…

  2. World Cup Fever! Competition time!

    England may be out of the World Cup but we’ve still got World Cup fever here at Help to Buy Midlands so why not join us in the celebrations by entering our World Cup competition and you could win a £50 Love2Shop gift card.  All you need to do is answer this question.

  3. The Help to Buy ISA - your questions answered

    If you’re a first time buyer you’ve probably heard about the Help to Buy ISA - it’s a great way to top up your savings for a mortgage deposit. 

    But what’s so different about the Help to Buy ISA?  We asked panel members Scott Fowler Solicitors to provide our readers with some need-to-know information so click here to see what they told us…

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Customer Stories

  1. Aaron and Leanne prove that small changes to your lifestyle can help you save to buy your dream home

    It's amazing how the smallest cut backs make such a difference! Read Aaron and Leanne's story here.

  2. Young couple buy an impressive new home in their early twenties!

    Read how Emma and Josh managed to get onto the property ladder with a little help from the Help to Buy Equity Loan scheme in Stafford with Shropshire Homes.

  3. Two new arrivals for young couple who bought their first home in Birmingham

    Amy and Ross purchased their home through the Help to Buy Equity Loan scheme. Soon after they welcomed two cuties! Read more