HSBC to join the Government's Help to Buy scheme

HSBC has announced it will join other lenders Natwest, RBS, and Halifax in offering mortgage deals under the Help to Buy scheme, later this year.


HSBC will extend its current range of mortgages to include 90% to 95% LTV. The mortgages will be available later this year #helptobuy

Read: Which lenders are taking part in Help to Buy?


Help to Buy scheme launched

The second phase of the Government's controversial £12 billion Help to Buy scheme is launched today . It is intended to help first time home buyers obtain mortgages worth up to 95 per cent of property values