Help to Buy is a government-backed scheme that aims to help first-time buyers onto the property market with an equity loan (also known as shared equity) of up to 40% of the value of a new build home.
There are certain price limits on homes you can purchase with an equity loan. The limit varies for each region in England.
|Region||Full property price limit|
|Yorkshire and The Humber||£228,100|
*Terms and conditions apply
We checked the information and the developer's representatives confirmed that units in this residential complex can be purchased by using a mortgage.
Brunel Street Works is located in Canning Town, a vibrant district in the London Borough of Newham. Placed between Canary Wharf and Royal Docks, the new complex benefits from numerous amenities, a lively community, and stunning tourist attractions nearby.
A seven-minute walk away, Barking Road offers plenty of Turkish eateries, pizzerias, and fast-food cafes. The riverside location has also attracted elite hotels and high-end restaurants, alongside art centres and an amusement park. Twelve minutes away, Emirates Royal Docks offers a cable-car ride over the River Thames with breathtaking views of the city.
It takes twelve minutes to find a reprieve from the buzzing streets in Keir Hardie Recreation Ground, a beautiful park with a playground and multipurpose sports fields. Set within easy reach of several waterways, residents at Brunel Street Works can enjoy astounding water sceneries during a tranquil promenade along the famous Thames, the River Lea, or one of the nearby docks.
The neighbourhood boasts remarkable transport connections to the rest of the city. Canning Town Tube Station, serviced by the Jubilee Line, is only four minutes away. Adjacent to it is a DLR station that offers a swift ride to London City Airport, Canary Wharf, Stratford, and the City. In addition, Brunel Street Works puts Newham Way, which runs to the London Inner Ring Road, right on your doorstep.
Brunel Street Works is a splendid collection of high-rise buildings stretched along Silvertown Way, which then flows into Peto Street North. Comprising eight blocks, the complex forms a long row of buildings, interspersed with podium gardens, piazzas, and green playgrounds. Some of the roofs are also home to beautifully-landscaped terraces. The contemporary-style buildings feature brick façades, ranging from beige to dark brown tones, that are peppered with sleek floor-to-ceiling windows and spacious balconies with glass balustrades.
Brunel Street Works boasts an astounding collection of green spaces that include five podium gardens linking the buildings, six astounding rooftop terraces that provide breathtaking views of the city, a piazza set amidst the blocks, and a play area at the heart of the development. The very edge of the complex also accommodates charming communal gardens for those who prefer the ground-level.
For maximum convenience, the buildings are served by a 24-hour concierge, who is ready to answer your queries and come to your aid when needed. Further benefits include an array of cafes, restaurants, a hotel, and a food store.
As to vehicle facilities, Brunel Street Works offers a car park with a communal bicycle store in the basement.
Set to bring 975 new homes, Brunel Street Works includes one-, two-, and three-bedroom apartments as well as studios.
All kitchens come with contemporary-style handleless units and a mix of Bosch and Zanussi appliances, including an oven, a ceramic frameless hob, an extractor hood, a fridge/freezer, and a dishwasher. The studios and one-bedroom apartments feature white gloss units, concrete-effect worktops, and a brushed steel single oven. Meanwhile, the two- and three-bedroom apartments benefit from cabinets with a pearl grey gloss finish and Silestone worktops, while double ovens are only available for the three-bedroom units.
The bathrooms are tiled with large format Porcelanosa units, coupled with aluminium edging details. All baths and showers are equipped with a chrome thermostatic mixer, while the ensuites come with a rain showerhead.
Brunel Street Works is a project of Linden Homes, the development division of Galliford Try, one of the leading housebuilding companies in the United Kingdom. Established in 2011, the developer is committed to creating new sustainable projects in prime locations of the country. With a proven track record in large-scale development as well as regeneration and restoration schemes, the portfolio of Linden Homes include projects such as Lime Quarter, Viewpoint, Waterford Place, and Locksley Place, among others.
For more details on Brunel Street Works and Linden Homes, please visit the official website of the developer.