Shared Ownership

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londonliving123Origin Housing prides itself in offering high quality homes for first time buyers in highly sought-after locations. The forward-thinking organisation has just launched two exciting new developments in London – Lock Side in Camden and Essence in Harrow >>

Lock Side is a collection of seven shared ownership apartments set in Camden Town, one of London’s most popular destinations.

The attractive new development offers six one bedroom properties and one three bedroom apartment, and each home has an open plan kitchen/living/dining area. The fully fitted kitchen incorporates statement black and white lacquered units and sleek slate effect work tops, with a range of built-in stainless-steel appliances. There is stylish Amtico wood-look flooring in the living areas and hallway. Bedrooms come carpeted, and the pristine bathrooms have smart white sanitary ware by Roca. The apartments have floor-to-ceiling windows, and three of the properties benefit from their own private balcony.

Lock Side is moments from the bright lights of Camden Town, which has a plethora of shops, bars and restaurants, as well as an internationally renowned eclectic music scene. Nearby outdoor spaces include the beautiful Regent’s Park and iconic Primrose Hill.The development is a short walk from Camden Road London Overground station and Camden Town London Underground station with services direct into central London.King’s Cross/St Pancras, offering national and international rail services, is within walking distance.

Prices at Lock Side start from £108,750 for a 25% share. Eligibility criteria applies, including minimum income levels, and priority will be given to those buyers already living or working in the borough of Camden.


Located on High Street Wealdstone, Harrow Essence is the latest development from Origin Housing, offering 12 shared ownership one and two bedroom apartments.

All homes come with exceptional specification. Each home has an open plan kitchen/living/dining area and a private balcony. The kitchens come with sleek high-gloss units and laminate worktops, along with an impressive range of built-in appliances, including a stainless-steel oven, hob and extractor hood, and an integrated fridge/freezer. There is stylish Amtico wood look flooring in the living areas and hallway. Bedrooms come carpeted, and the bathrooms have smart, white sanitary ware. Some of the two bedroom apartments have the luxury of an en suite shower room off the master bedroom. There is secure video entry to each apartment.

Set in a sought-after location in the vibrant and diverse area of Harrow, with a plethora of shops, supermarkets and restaurants on the development’s doorstep, nearby Harrow and Wealdstone offers London Overground and London Underground Bakerloo line, as well as national rail services, direct to London Euston taking just 13 minutes. The area is well connected for local buses, and the A409, which gives connections to the M1 and M25 and main arterial motorway network, can be easily accessed.

Shared ownership properties start from £90,000, a 50% share of £180,000, with approximate monthly costs (including mortgage payments, rental on the un-owned share and service charge) expected to start from £858.78. For the shared ownership properties, eligibility criteria applies, including minimum income levels, which start from £33,448 for a single income.

To register interest in Lock Side or Essence, please go to or call 0800 068 8990.


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