Wales' 'Help to Buy' scheme will go live from 2nd January, Housing Minister Carl Sargeant has announced.
The £170million project, backed by the Welsh Government, aims to help potential buyers with small cash deposits get on the property ladder.
It is hoped the shared equity loan scheme will also give a boost to home builders across Wales.
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Feeling humid with heavy showers and thunderstorms moving north overnight into Sunday.
Four people, including three children, were taken to hospital to be checked for smoke inhalation.
Heavy rain and thunderstorms will affect many parts of Wales this weekend - particularly during Saturday evening.