In Focus: Sunderland

June 2016

With its coast, heritage and culture there’s always something to see and do in Sunderland. Whether you’re after relaxation, invigoration or both, Sunderland’s mix of city, coast and countryside will be a breath of fresh air.

Offering more than just a collection of shops and scenery, Sunderland boasts a whole host of great homes.

Help to Buy has helped over 3880 homebuyers in the North East so we have compiled a list of some of the must see developments available in the area which you should check out.

Scholars Gate


With its convenient location and transport links, Houghton-le-Spring combines easy travel through the whole of the North East with proximity to some outstanding local parks and open spaces. Set on the eastern edge of the community, Scholars Gate brings a selection of attractive, energy-efficient two, three, four and five bedroom homes into a pleasant residential setting within a short walk of local amenities and just half a mile from Herrington Country Park.

With prices ranging from £164,950 - £319,950 there are plenty of pricing options to suit your needs. 

For more information about this development, click here.

The Old Baths


The Old Baths is a unique residential development of 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes for the 21st century. Featuring a selection of classic and contemporary home styles, there are properties to suit all tastes and budgets. For culture, entertainment, recreation and the best local services and amenities, the area has it all. Sunderland is located on the mouth of the river Wear and is one of the largest cities in the North East. There is also a range of local shops, a large Tesco Extra, for everyday essentials, just five minutes away. 

With prices coming soon, enquire to see if you can find your dream home on this development.

For more information about this development, click here.

Home Group at Whitburn


If the Equity Loan isn’t for you, Shared Ownership is a fantastic option for getting on the property ladder. 

The breath-taking Vista development is nestled in the stunning coastal village of Whitburn, less than four miles from the city of Sunderland. Vista offers amazing views of the coast, sitting amongst spacious greenery and directly overlooking the vast coast. This natural beauty, coupled with a village atmosphere, yet easy access to the major cities of the North East means you can enjoy the best of both worlds. It’s ideal for families and professionals who crave luxury living in picturesque surroundings while remaining close to urban centres.

Home Group has this amazing 3 bedroom-terraced home available on the scheme from a 40% share at £78,000.

For more information contact Home Group here