Parkhouse Court, Hatfield, Hertfordshire AL10 9RD

£47,500 Shared Ownership

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  • Guideline Minimum Deposit £4,750
  • Guideline Income Dual £20.2k, Single £24.7k
  • Second Floor with Balcony
  • Approx. 560 Sqft Gross Internal Area
  • Communal Heating/Hot Water
  • Electricity and Water Costs in Service Charge
  • Parking Space
  • Supermarkets/Shopping Centre Nearby

General Description

A Fantastic Opportunity to Purchase a One Bedroom Apartment, on a Shared Ownership (Part Buy/Part Rent) Basis, through Clarion Housing


SHARED OWNERSHIP (Advertised price represents 25% share. Full market value £190,000). This south/south-west-facing apartment is on the second floor and features a reception room with balcony and semi-open-plan kitchen. There is a good-sized bedroom and some useful storage space in the hallway. Energy-efficiency and environmental-impact ratings are very good thanks to modern insulation standards and a communal heating and hot water system while water and electricity costs are included in with the service charge to make monthly accounting simpler. Parkhouse Court is very close to the Galleria Shopping Centre plus there are supermarkets and a wide variety of other stores and amenities nearby. The apartment comes with a parking space.



(Please note the minimum income and deposit requirements for eligibility. You do not need to request a viewing separately once you have completed the application form.)


Tenure: Leasehold (125 years from 2006)
Minimum Share Available: 25% (£47,500). The housing association will expect you to purchase the largest affordable share which may be more than the advertised minimum.
Shared Ownership Rent: £292.95 per month (based on 25% ownership). The rent is subject to annual review.
Service Charge: £236.83 per month. The service charge is subject to annual review.
Guideline Minimum Household Income: £20,150 assuming dual incomes and a 10% deposit of a 25% share. Equivalent single-income figure would be £24,700.
Council Tax: Band C, Welwyn Hatfield (£1622.61 for 2019-20). Priority may be given to applicants that currently live and/or work in the Borough of Welwyn Hatfield.

The property is offered for sale on a sold-as-seen basis. Clarion Housing do not offer any warranties on the domestic appliances in the property or undertake to carry out any remedial work or redecoration work of a cosmetic nature. Pets not permitted (except assistance animals).


16' 1" x 13' 1" (4.90m x 3.99m)
Special ( Balcony )
10' 1" x 7' 3" (3.07m x 2.21m)
12' 8" x 9' 9" (3.86m x 2.97m)
Energy Effeciency Rating


Shared Ownership

Shared Ownership is a housing scheme designed to help homebuyers who are unable to afford the cost of buying a property outright on the open market. Properties may be sold off-plan or new build direct from housing associations, or pre-owned from existing shared owners. The rules and terms of the scheme are set by the Greater London Authority (GLA) in London and the Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) outside of London.

The GLA and HCA set the eligibility criteria for Shared Ownership, but broadly speaking you must:
 Not own another property in the UK or any other country.
 Have a household income that falls below £90,000 (£80,000 threshold outside the M25). Every property will have a minimum income level too, determined by its’ value, rent and service charge costs. In most cases you will need to meet or exceed the given minimum income.
 Have access to a minimum deposit of 10% of the share being purchased (a minimum deposit of 5% of the share being purchased may be acceptable depending on individual financial status).
 Be in full time permanent employment.
 Be a British, EU or EEA Citizen or have indefinite leave to remain in the UK.
 Have a good credit history.
If you are still unsure about Shared Ownership or would like more information view [ Facts and Frequently Asked Questions]


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