Ways to Move - Home Buying Schemes


Whether you're a first-time buyer or looking to make your next move, we have a variety of ways to help get you moving to your brand-new Countryside home.

For example, if you're a first time buyer looking to get on the property ladder, the Government's First Homes scheme or the Deposit Unlock scheme could make buying your first home much easier than you thought. For current home owners, we can take away the stress and worry of selling your current home and buying your next thanks to our Smooth Move and Home Exchange schemes. If these don’t quite fit the bill, take a look at the other schemes we have to offer.

Introducing Own New Rate Reducer, helping you access lower mortgage rates to buy your new Countryside Home.

Dreaming of owning your first home or looking to make your next move? You could make those dreams a reality sooner than you think with our Deposit Contribution offer.

If you need a hand selling your current home, our Home Exchange scheme guarantees a buyer for your property.

Take the stress out of selling with our Smooth Move scheme where we’ll help you sell your current home.

With our 12-month mortgage offer we can help to make your next move more affordable.

If you’re looking for a more affordable way to buy your first or next home, then shared ownership could be for you.

When your friends or family contribute a minimum of 5% to your deposit for a new Countryside Home, we’ll say thanks to them and help you with your moving costs.

First Homes is designed to help local first-time buyers and key workers onto the property ladder, by offering homes at a discount of 30% compared to the market price.

Did you know that if you’re a first time buyer or existing home owner, you could make your move now with just a 5% deposit using the new Deposit Unlock scheme?

Introduce your friends to Countryside Homes and if they buy from us we’ll give you £500* to say thank you.

Are you a member of the Armed Forces? If so, we’ve got some great options to help you purchase your new Countryside Home.

Useful tools to help get you moving

Deposit Saving Calculator

If you’re wanting to make that first step onto the property ladder, you might be wondering how you can make that dream a reality.


Mortgage Calculator

Why not use our handy mortgage calculator to find out how much you could potentially borrow.


Stamp Duty Calculator

Let us help you understand Stamp Duty rates and find out how much you need to pay using our handy calculator.


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References to “we”, “us” or “our” are to the part of the Vistry Group (including Linden Homes, Bovis Homes, Countryside Homes, Drew Smith or one of Vistry’s joint venture companies) from which you are intending to purchase a new home. References to "you” and “your” are to the prospective buyer or buyers of a new home from us.

All images are used for illustrative purposes only and are representative only. They may not be the same as the actual home you purchase and the specification may differ. Images may be of a slightly different model of home and may include optional upgrades and extras which involve additional cost. Individual features such as windows, brick, carpets, paint and other material colours may vary and also the specification of fittings may vary. Any furnishings and furniture are not included in any sale. Please check with our sales consultants for details of the exact specifications available at the development(s) for each type of home and the associated prices.