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New Homes News in Brief Week 39 - Launches, Events, Offers

Posted 27 September 2018 by Helen Christie

The latest new homes launches, buyer events and special offers across the UK brought to you by the WhatHouse? team...

The wave of launches, event and special offers for new homes buyers across the country continues this month, and here we take a look at a host of the current ones for keen house-hunters to check out right now...


New homes released in East London - A collection of apartments with spectacular views towards Canary Wharf and the City have been released for sale at a development beside the Limehouse Cut in East London. The View Collection is part of the final phase of homes at Phoenix, a development being built by Fairview New Homes in Broomfield Street, E14, close to Langdon Park DLR. The limited collection of two- and three-bedroom apartments are priced from £517,000. View more about Fairview New Homes and its developments.

Luxury new homes unveiled in central London - Regal London has unveiled The Compton which is set in the exclusive neighbourhood of St John's Wood, a short stroll from Regents Park. The 49 luxurious apartments and outstanding residents' facilities are designed in collaboration with Kelly Hoppen. This new development comprises an exclusive collection of one and two-bedroom homes with prices starting £1,130,000 for a one-bedroom apartment. For more information contact the selling agents Knight Frank on 0207 861 5499 and Aston Chase on 020 7724 4724 or visit thecomptonnw8.com.

Exclusive collection of apartments in King’s Cross - Leading prime London estate agent, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Kay & Co is proud to launch an exclusive collection of apartments at luxury development, Fenman House in desirable King’s Cross. The collection of just 10 apartments are ideal for professionals and young buyers who wish to be situated in a vibrant and exciting location which provides a fantastic lifestyle and unrivalled transport connections across London and beyond. The two- and three-bedroom apartments at Fenman House range from £1,425,000 to £2,015,000. For further information please contact Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Kay & Co on 020 7467 2020 or visit kayandco.com

Help to Buy launch at Colindale Gardens - Available from 27 September, the first Help to Buy homes are launching at Colindale Gardens, Redrow’s major £1bn regeneration scheme which is transforming the Zone 4 suburb of Colindale into one of London’s most exciting new areas for first-time buyers and young families alike. Help to Buy will be available on a range of one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments, with prices starting from £390,000. For further information, please contact Redrow on 0203 8113 734 or visit colindalegardens.co.uk


Help to Buy launching at Saxon Square in Luton - The first Help to Buy homes are launching at Saxon Square, Redrow’s latest scheme in Luton, which is attracting first-time buyers and commuters due to its fantastic transport connections and great value for money. The development comprises 223 one- and two-bedroom apartments, with prices from £193,000 for a one-bedroom home. Discerning buyers will be able to take advantage of the government-backed Help to Buy scheme.

Sales success for Westminster Fields - Shanly Homes are delighted to announce that they have sold 75% of their development at Westminster Fields, located in Tuffnell’s Way, Harpenden. The development is made up of 32 luxury homes, and is ideally situated just a short distance from the town centre and is local to a number of Harpenden’s exceptional Ofsted reviewed schools. The four- and five-bedroom family homes have large driveways and garages, a private residential road and views of the open countryside. Current prices at Westminster Fields range from a starting price of £965,000 for a four-bedroom detached home and £1,095,000 for a five-bedroom home.  For further information on Shanly Homes and its developments, please visit shanlyhomes.com or contact 01494 683917.


Early bird registration available at The Hawthorns in Leeds - The Hawthorns development in Leeds, which offers an excellent choice of three- and four-bedroom homes from Redrow’s popular Heritage Collection is proving very popular, with seven reservations made during the summer period. A third of the reservations made at The Hawthorns have been through the government-backed Help to Buy scheme. Redrow also offers ‘Early bird’ registration for homes at The Hawthorns not yet officially released for sale. A small, refundable deposit will give someone ‘first shout’ when the property comes to the market. Current prices start from £324,950 for a four-bedroom detached Stratford home.


Howarth Homes exhibit at West London Property Expo - Award winning developer, Howarth Homes, is amongst a number of housebuilders exhibiting at ‘West London Property Expo’ at The Riverside Venue, Heathrow from 3 - 5 October. Howarth Homes is delighted to announce that the first release of properties at Windsor House will feature as part of the property showcase. Windsor House features a collection of 33, one- and two-bedroom properties just moments from Uxbridge station and all town centre amenities, with properties priced from £260,000. Solicitors present at the Expo to enable purchasers to reserve and exchange contracts at the event. For further information please visit propertyexpo.london/

New show apartments launched in Reading - CNM Estates has launched three new show apartments at Verto, its luxurious mixed-use scheme in the heart of Reading. Located on the second floor of the development, the three suites include a one-bedroom apartment and two, two-bedroom apartments. The development will provide 103 superior one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments and penthouses. On the market with joint agents Haslams and Savills, the apartments available at Verto are ready for occupation this autumn. Residential apartments at Verto are available from £262,250.


Help for buyers from Taylor Wimpey - Taylor Wimpey’s choice of helpful offers including a 5% deposit paid incentive or a combination of its Part Exchange and Land & Buildings Transaction Tax (LBTT) paid deal, have launched on selected new homes at developments across East Lothian, Midlothian and Fife. For a limited period, buyers of selected new homes will also receive free flooring and they can reserve for just £99. Participating developments include Gospatrick Grange in Dunbar, Greenlaw Mill in Penicuik, Harvieston Park in Gorebridge, Letham Mains in Haddington, Taylor Wimpey at Kingseat, as well as Meadowlands and Wallace Grange in Dunfermline. To find out more about the properties available to reserve at participating developments visit taylorwimpey.co.uk/eastscotland. View more developments from Taylor Wimpey

Just one home left at The Lea in Currie - Popular development The Lea from Miller Homes in Currie has just one home left, so buyers will have to act fast if they want to settle down in this beautiful neighbourhood. The four-bedroom Kennaway is a stunning detached home which has been thoughtfully designed with modern family life in mind. The Kennaway at Plot 28 is priced at £489,995, and is available with Part Exchange. To make the buying process even easier, Miller Homes will also cover LBTT costs, saving buyers up to £22,350. Find out more about The Lea from Miller Homes

Meet the experts with Miller Homes - Miller Homes is hosting a series of Meet the Expert events across all Scotland developments this weekend, 29 - 30 September, offering homebuyers a unique chance to receive professional advice on buying a new home. Miller Homes will also contribute £1,000 towards legal fees on any property reserved over the weekend, so it’s the ideal time to buy. The events will be held from 10.30am - 5.30pm, with sales development managers available to explain how an old home can be swapped for a stunning new Miller Home with Part Exchange. See all developments from Miller Homes


Second show home opening at The Larches in Wilmslow - Elan Homes is opening a second show home at the exclusive development, The Larches in Wilmslow, offering potential purchasers a further insight into the lifestyle available. Selected properties are available with carpets, floor tiling, curtains, blinds and light fittings included, plus turf to rear garden. Elan will also consider paying up to £32,000 towards Stamp Duty. The new show home at The Larches opens this weekend, 29 September 2018. For more information see elan-homes.co.uk/the-larches.


Work begins on Knightswood Place in Essex - Persimmon Homes has made a start on Knightswood Place, its long-awaited scheme off Creekside, close to the famous Rainham Marshes. The first houses have now been released onto the market and are available to buy off-plan. Over the coming years the development will feature a collection of two-bedroom apartments as well as two-, three- and four-bedroom homes. Persimmon Homes has a range of schemes available to help buyers make their next move on the property ladder, with access the government-backed Help to Buy scheme. Find out more about developments from Persimmon Homes

Help to Buy event with Network Homes - Award winning housing association Network Homes is hosting a Help to Buy event on Saturday 29 September, where it will be offering free and independent advice to prospective buyers at Hornbeam Court, its brand new development in Ware, Hertfordshire. Hornbeam Court is a development of 13 three- and four-bedroom semi-detached houses in the popular Hertfordshire town, 11 of which are for private sale, with the remaining two available through Shared Ownership. Prices start from £470,000. View more from Network Homes


New show home at Alexander Gate in Stoke - Barratt Homes Mercia has opened the doors to a new show home at its Alexander Gate development in Stoke. The three-bedroom Maidstone show home is now available to view, giving homebuyers the chance to see the high quality of the homes for themselves. For more information please visit the sales centre on Waterloo Road, open Thursday to Sunday 10am - 5:30pm and Monday 12:30pm-5:30pm. View more about Alexander Gate from Barratt Homes

Village Suites launched at retirement village - Richmond Wood Norton, the latest premium retirement village from Richmond Villages now under construction near Evesham in Worcestershire, has launched its portfolio of Village Suites. These properties are available to buy with either one or two bedrooms, a lounge, kitchenette and luxurious wet room, and is complemented by a ‘lifestyle package’ which takes care of everyday chores such as preparing meals, paying utility bills, cleaning and laundry. Village suites start at £231,000 and village apartments from £307,000 and can be purchased exclusively by those over 55.


Show home goes on sale at Thornhill Fields in Wigston The four-bedroom Earlswood show home at Thornhill Fields, a development of two-, three- and four-bedroom homes on the outskirts of the Leicestershire town. Developer Westleigh Homes is preparing to host an open house event at Thornhill Fields between 12pm - 4pm on Saturday 29 September, which will give prospective purchasers the chance to take a look around this family home. The home is priced at £335,000.
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