First steps - affordable housing schemes

FIRST STEPS enables anyone looking for an affordable home in London to complete just one application form to access a range of affordable shared ownership and equity loan schemes being marketed in London. It is also possible to find rented accommodation that charges rents that are lower than on the open market.  For more information visit  http://www.firststepslondon.org/ or call 0845 230 8099

Who is First Steps for

The FIRST STEPS service is for Londoners that are not able to afford to buy or rent good quality accommodation on the open market.

What is First Steps

FIRST STEPS is the Mayor of London's brand to promote low cost home ownership throughout Greater London. London & Quadrant and Metropolitan Home Ownership deliver FIRST STEPS on behalf of the Homes and Communities Agency and in partnership with the Greater London Authority, London's Local Authorities, and Registered Providers of social housing and private housing developers.