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Help to Buy Scheme, Not So Hot in West Dorset


Published at 7:42am 31st March 2014.

There's been a slow take up of Help To Buy equity loans to buy newly built homes in South and West Dorset.

Only 17 sales, that's 11 in West Dorset and 6 in Weymouth & Portland, with none at all in Purbeck, have resulted.

Across the South West region in the 11 months it's been running there have been 1,746, the largest amount being in South Gloucestershire(178) closely followed by Swindon(148) and Gloucester (146)

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