Shared ownership has helped people all over the East Midlands become homeowners, helping them to take their first step on the property ladder. We asked our customers what their experience has been like, and gave them the chance to tell their shared ownership stories.
For Alice and her partner, lockdown was an opportunity to take stock and decide where they wanted to live.
Chris talks about the home he shares with his partner Karin on the outskirts of Derby.
Louise's new home in Littleover helped establish her independence and provide security for her children.
Shared ownership allowed Kirsty and David to move to a highly sought after area of Melbourne.