New homes for sale in Barrow-in-Furness
Located on the tip of the Furness peninsula in North West England, Barrow-in-Furness is a beautiful Cumbrian town that’s just a stone’s throw away from the picturesque Lake District.
Our developments in Barrow-in-Furness are ideal for those looking for new homes in and around this popular Cumbria town. Start your journey on the road to homeownership in Barrow-in-Furness.
Find your home in Barrow-in-Furness
Once a large industrial town, Barrow-in-Furness is now a thriving place with plenty of shops, restaurants and entertainment to discover.
A place where old meets new, Barrow-in-Furness is dotted with historic buildings like the Town Hall, while a multi-million-pound state of the art regeneration of the docklands named The Waterfront, will make for a beautiful place to relax with new restaurants, shops, hotels and a retail park due for completion soon.
Away from the town, you can spend hours exploring the delights of Cumbria, whether you’re visiting the Lake District or enjoying the breath-taking coastline.
There are plenty of local restaurants and pubs to sample in Barrow-in-Furness. Enjoy a night out at an Italian restaurant or get to know the locals at one of the many pubs.
Experience a lively nightlife and cultural scene in Barrow-in-Furness. The docks has a number of bars where you can enjoy a few drinks, while Manhattans and The Lounge are two popular venues in the town.
If you’re looking to enjoy the great outdoors, then the Lake District National Park is your best bet. It’s one of the UK’s most popular destinations and is known for its glacial ribbon lakes, rugged fell mountains and historic literary associations.
Help to Buy: Equity Loan
The town of Barrow-in-Furness has a population of more than 67,000 and is a sought-after place to live with professionals and young families. Using the Help to Buy: Equity Loan, you can move into your dream home in Barrow-in-Furness.
Help to Buy: Equity Loan is a Government-backed scheme enabling first-time buyers to get the keys to a new-build home. You only need a minimum deposit of 5%, with the government providing an equity loan of up to 20% of the purchase price. The remaining 75% is covered by a mortgage. Help to Buy is available subject to eligibility, terms and conditions.
You must buy your home from a homebuilder registered for Help to Buy: Equity Loan. After selecting the plot of your choice, you’ll pay a £200 reservation fee at which point you will receive free mortgage advice. A specialist will then help you through your application.
You only need a 5% minimum deposit to buy your home in Barrow-in-Furness with the Help to Buy: Equity Loan. The government then provides an equity loan of up to 20%.
You don’t pay interest on a Help to Buy: Equity Loan for the first five years. You start to pay interest in year six, on the equity loan amount you borrowed. You can repay all or part of your equity loan at any time – a part-payment must be at least 10% of your home’s market value at the time of repayment.