Legal Training and CPD Courses for Lawyers
 Remember Me

Login Forgotten password?

Course Shared Ownership and Help to Buy: Acting for the Purchaser


The Buying & Selling of Shared Ownership Properties and funding the purchase of properties using Help to Buy funding are an increasingly important sector of the property market. There are vital differences between these transactions and “standard conveyancing” about which all practioners should be aware. This course is designed to offer a practical guide for practioners acting for individuals buying or selling a shared ownership property or funding a purchase with a Help to Buy loan.

The course will cover:

  • Introduction to Shared Ownership
  • The role of Housing Associations and other providers
  • The different types of Shared Ownership Lease
  • Shared Ownership Conveyancing issues
  • Overview of the Shared Ownership Lease including restrictions on assignment; pre-emption; mortgagee protection; staircasing; extension or variation; consequences of rent or service charge arrears
  • Implications of Section 106 Agreements
  • SDLT including the making of and effect of a Market Value Election; an explanation of the significant changes to calculation of tax on Staircasing and practical problems
  • Staircasing; how is it exercised and documented
  • Land Registry issues
  • Help to Buy Loans including Help to Buy ISA
  • Practical tips and traps

Show all


5 hours


Package Price
Click here for details

Non Member

(Excluding VAT)


David KeighleyDetails


"Very good course, speaker is v clear"

H.Dosanjh - Owen White & Catlin


No Image available


Tue 16 May 2017 Book
10:00 | London
David Keighley

Thu 08 Jun 2017 Book
10:00 | Manchester
David Keighley

Wed 04 Oct 2017 Book
10:00 | London
David Keighley

Buy documentation from £79.00

Documentation Purchase course documentation »

Related items

Sponsored by

About membership

CLT membership provides excellent service, great value for money and above all, quality events saving up to 50% of your training costs.

Keep in touch

Follow us on

Linkedin twitter

Help & Support

For help, support and bookings call:
+44 (0)121 362 7705 or visit our support section for FAQs, venue maps and brochures.