What are the advantages of buying a Shared Ownership property?

It can be a good way (or the only way) to get on to the property ladder – or live in a much bigger home than if you bought outright.

And because you are only buying a share, the mortgage you will need to secure against the home will be significantly smaller than if you were to buy without the scheme.

You may also be able to save extra cash after you’ve paid your rent, which you can invest later in further shares of your home.