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Help to Buy - Wales: Shared Equity Loan Scheme

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  • Release date: 25 April 2018
  • Period covered: 2 January 2014 to 31 March 2018
  • Next update: 25 July 2018
Data which includes information on the number of homes purchased and the value of the loans received under the scheme.

Key points

  • Between 2 January 2014 and 31 March 2018, a total of 6,819 properties were purchased under the Help to Buy - Wales scheme.
  • Over this period, the total value of equity loans was £253.6 million and the total value of properties purchased was £1279.9 million.
  • To date, the mean purchase price of a property bought using Help to Buy - Wales was £185,737. The mean equity loan value to date was £36,804.
  • The majority of homes purchased using Help to Buy - Wales were to first time buyers. They accounted for 75 per cent of all completed purchases to date.


The information is collected on behalf of the Welsh Government by Help to Buy (Wales) Ltd.

Further information

Key results published quarterly and a report will be published annually. These will include StatsWales updates. The information published on StatsWales includes local authority level data.


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