Shared ownership gets you in at the start of the ‘old town’ revamp, with Crossrail launching soon and plans for new cultural quarter Olympicopolis well under way.
A first London home now costs a record-breaking £405,000 and needs a huge £90,000 deposit but a new guide shows where young buyers can find better deals.
JP and Chris had been renting for 15 years and never thought they would be able to save for a deposit.
Kings Crescent, once a run-down council estate, has been knocked down and transformed into a mixed development with social housing, shared-ownership and private homes. Prices start at £98,750 for a 25 per cent share. We take a tour...
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First-time buyer flats from £91k - just six minutes from Canary Wharf