Key workers mortgages are available to people who work in certain public sector jobs, which are eligible for help to buy a home.
Police officers, fire officers, prison officers, nurses, midwifes, occupational therapists or social workers, or members of the armed forces are all eligible for help buying a home through one of the HomeBuy schemes. As well as being a key worker, you must also:
- have a household income of 60,000 or less per year
- are a first-time buyer
- are unable to afford to buy a property that meets your households needs without help
- are a homeowner who needs to buy a larger property to meet your households needs