Shared ownership to put first feet on the property ladder in Chipping Sodbury

August 01 2015

AFFORDABLE homes on the Barnhill Quarry site in Chipping Sodbury are being offered to people who want to take up shared ownership of the properties.

AFFORDABLE homes on the Barnhill Quarry site in Chipping Sodbury are being offered to people who want to take up shared ownership of the properties.
Housing association Merlin is offering a total of five houses and flats at the Bloor Homes development site, now known as Barnhill Gate.
They include two three-bedroom houses, a two-bedroom property and two one-bedroom flats, all at a 40 per cent share.
Merlin’s development manager, Peter Crouch said: “We’re delighted to be in a position to offer these homes for shared ownership.
“Chipping Sodbury is a very desirable area and we know shared ownership opportunities are  rare.
“We’re asking anyone who is interested in finding out more about these homes to contact us to register their interest. There will be some qualifying criteria to make sure that the homes go to those in most need of an affordable property.”
Potential buyers have until Friday, August 21, to apply to buy one of the homes.   
Anyone interested should either email sales@merlinhs.co.uk, visit www.merlinhs.co.uk or phone 01454 821666.
A further 17 properties at the development have been allocated for social rent.