Ways to move


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 Bovis 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 Bovis 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.

Moving house is stressful enough already, so we aim to alleviate some of that stress. With Home Exchange you can have peace of mind knowing that we are your guaranteed buyer.

Smooth Move is our scheme for all existing property owners to save time and money. We deal with the estate agents to sell your home and even pay the estate agents’ fees!

We can help make your move more affordable; when you reserve a brand-new Bovis home, we’ll pay up to £1,000 a month* towards your mortgage for 12 months

Shared Ownership allows you to buy a share of your chosen home and pay a monthly rent on the remaining amount. Your dream of buying your first home could be a made a reality.

When your friends or family contribute a minimum of 5% to your deposit for a new Bovis home, we’ll say thanks to them with £2,000 and give you £5,000 to help with moving costs.

First Homes is a new government scheme for first time buyers to help more people onto the property ladder. With First Homes, you could buy selected Bovis Homes with a 30% discount.

With Deposit Unlock you could purchase a new Bovis Home up to the value of £750,000 with just a 5% deposit!

Know someone who’d love a new Bovis Home? Introduce a friend and we’ll give you £500* when they buy from us.

Forces help to buy, coupled with our exclusive discount. Bovis Homes can help those in the Armed Forces buy a new home.

An equity loan from the Welsh Government that you put towards the cost of buying a new Bovis property up to the value of £300,000.

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

If you’re not sure what you can afford, don’t worry. Use our mortgage calculator to find out how much you could possibly borrow.


Stamp Duty Calculator

Use our handy Stamp Duty Calculator to find out how much Stamp Duty you will need to pay when purchasing your new home.


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