Help to buy and shared ownership

The Briars, Walton-on-Thames

This new scheme consists of 6 attractive apartments available through shared ownership in Walton-on-Thames.

The Briars provides cool contemporary living spaces in an established residential location. Each apartment offers spacious interiors with a high quality specification, including stylish fitted Lumi kitchens with A rated appliances, and allocated off street parking. This brand new development is close to the town centre of Walton-on-Thames, with its variety of well-known high street stores, coffee shops, restaurants in The Heart shopping centre, an Everyman cinema and the Xcel Leisure Centre.

Find out more details about The Briars scheme and prices, or you can download The Briars brochure. 

Elmbridge Equity Loan Scheme

If you live or work in Elmbridge and are looking to buy a home of your own but need some financial support to do so, then you may be able to access up to £90,000 under the Elmbridge Equity Loan Scheme. We work in partnership with Catalyst Housing to support would-be purchasers to buy with a low interest loan. You would be able to choose from a new or older home on the open market with this scheme.

Funding is limited and the scheme is targeted at first-time buyers, although other cases will be considered in exceptional circumstances.

For more information please download the the homeownership assistance scheme brochure

To register your interest in the scheme, please contact Catalyst’s Equity Loans Team or call them on 0300 456 2077 or complete the application form and email it to

Affordable home-ownership options

  • Own Your Home - provides an introduction to the range of government schemes available to make home-buying more affordable.
  • Help to buy ESE -  a one-stop shop where you can find out about the range of government supported home ownership opportunities on offer, such as shared-ownership and equity loans.   

Help to Buy options available in Elmbridge

You can carry out a property search on the Help to Buy website to find out the range of properties available in and around Elmbridge.  

You do not need to register on the Council’s Housing Register in order to be considered for any of the Help to Buy products or the Elmbridge Equity Loan Scheme.

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