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Get Help to Buy a stunning apartment with stamp duty paid at Leggatts Green, Watford

12th October 2016 Print
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There’s a perfect opportunity for Hertfordshire home-hunters to get a helping hand on or up the property ladder at Leggatts Green, Taylor Wimpey’s popular development in Watford.

That’s because the Help to Buy scheme is available to help make purchasing one of the fabulous one-bedroom apartments from this sought-after collection even easier.

Under Help to Buy, eligible first-time buyers and those with a property to sell can access a Government loan for 20% of their new home’s full price – so they can secure a one-bedroom apartment priced at just £270,000 at Leggatts Green with a 75% loan-to-value mortgage of £202,500 and a 5% deposit as low as £13,500.

What’s more, Taylor Wimpey is currently offering to pay the stamp duty costs for those reserving a one-bedroom apartment at Leggatts Green – so prospective purchasers hoping to make this popular development their home are being advised to get in touch without delay.

Jack Costello, Regional Sales and Marketing Director for Taylor Wimpey, says: “Help to Buy is the ideal solution for first-time buyers and home-owners alike and makes it possible to secure an apartment here at Leggatts Green with just a 5% deposit.

“With a 75% loan-to-value mortgage all that’s required, purchasers can then take advantage of a wider range of more competitive mortgage deals and enjoy the benefits of lower monthly mortgage repayments as well as life in this wonderful location!”

The stylish one-bedroom apartments at Leggatts Green, feature a contemporary open-plan kitchen/living/dining room, a good-sized bedroom, a bathroom and a handy storage cupboard off the internal entrance hallway. Outside, the properties benefit from allocated parking.

Help to Buy is available on new-build properties up to the value of £600,000 and there is no salary cap for customers who take advantage of the scheme.

Leggatts Green boasts a highly-desirable location in the bustling Hertfordshire town of Watford, which lies within easy reach of central London. The town offers a wealth of shopping, entertainment and leisure opportunities, including a weekly market and the Intu Watford centre with its vast choice of high street retailers and well-known eateries.

Meanwhile, a plethora of trendy bars, restaurants and clubs make Watford a hotspot for nightlife, and the Woodside Leisure Park is great for families with its multi-screen cinema and bowling alley.

Other key attractions include Watford Football Club, Watford Museum and Cassiobury Park – and not forgetting the Warner Bros. film studios in nearby Leavesden, home to the hugely successful Harry Potter studio tour.

Commuters will appreciate the excellent transport links in Watford with the M1 and M25 on the doorstep for connections to both the north and south. The town is also at the end of the London Underground’s Metropolitan Line, as well as the Overground line, with Watford Junction providing access to London Euston in as little as 15 minutes.

To find out more about securing a brand new apartment with Help to Buy at Leggatts Green, homebuyers should visit the nearby Taylor Wimpey Sales Information Centre, at Elstree Way, Borehamwood, WD6 1JZ, which is open Thursday to Sunday from 10am to 5.30pm and Mondays between 2pm and 5.30pm. Alternatively, visit

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