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Data Provider: Welsh Government Help to Buy - Wales completed purchases by local authority and date
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[Collapse]W92000004[Expand]Total Welsh local authorities3482874082611,3044863715542971,7085724055603281,8651,9375144036762521,8454773846242631,7481,48983612,804
[Collapse]W06000001[Collapse]Total Welsh local authoritiesIsle of Anglesey.The data item is not applicable2147.The data item is not applicable.The data item is not applicable1121112561315101341523211589
[Collapse]W06000002[Collapse]Total Welsh local authoritiesGwynedd3328161916795198932946121512135211107331157247
[Collapse]W06000003[Collapse]Total Welsh local authoritiesConwy1283.The data item is not applicable23121099402141820547710111083912221220664215359
[Collapse]W06000004[Collapse]Total Welsh local authoritiesDenbighshire44852163451885462330991494158254426726268
[Collapse]W06000005[Collapse]Total Welsh local authoritiesFlintshire3231474015062648034240603953401921572145562514738313220121108791,202
[Collapse]W06000006[Collapse]Total Welsh local authoritiesWrexham131810546157812421515121254534132010472739215727353
[Collapse]W06000023[Collapse]Total Welsh local authoritiesPowys1133825221111.The data item is not applicable13972411421.The data item is not applicable25181483
[Collapse]W06000008[Collapse]Total Welsh local authoritiesCeredigion.The data item is not applicable14.The data item is not applicable5.The data item is not applicable1.The data item is not applicable23121.The data item is not applicable481.The data item is not applicable4.The data item is not applicable5243.The data item is not applicable97950
[Collapse]W06000009[Collapse]Total Welsh local authoritiesPembrokeshire77910331571764561512104357121317244751510374821329
[Collapse]W06000010[Collapse]Total Welsh local authoritiesCarmarthenshire333043191253626512113458366525184161371639111033115441910910650974
[Collapse]W06000011[Collapse]Total Welsh local authoritiesSwansea261732179224163017875319391712811129162217848131413486236652
[Collapse]W06000012[Collapse]Total Welsh local authoritiesNeath Port Talbot202628158936103116932413209664510127433981594129.The data item is not applicable402
[Collapse]W06000013[Collapse]Total Welsh local authoritiesBridgend421939341344424454115458315227168197665892202365937612318090581,222
[Collapse]W06000014[Collapse]Total Welsh local authoritiesVale of Glamorgan20112636047395717160643765131791846520371713966488320217144971,181
[Collapse]W06000015[Collapse]Total Welsh local authoritiesCardiff76532151512941131312745149694615532302837112136311251981,218
[Collapse]W06000016[Collapse]Total Welsh local authoritiesRhondda Cynon Taf2629372111343395021153373536201288411244115913417145705344739
[Collapse]W06000024[Collapse]Total Welsh local authoritiesMerthyr Tydfil76983010888341591184322.The data item is not applicable21.The data item is not applicable3.The data item is not applicable6231302814209
[Collapse]W06000018[Collapse]Total Welsh local authoritiesCaerphilly29272111882517203657108934506949289162010558139456
[Collapse]W06000019[Collapse]Total Welsh local authoritiesBlaenau Gwent2.The data item is not applicable327.The data item is not applicable13.The data item is not applicable4125.The data item is not applicable871111411237361992
[Collapse]W06000020[Collapse]Total Welsh local authoritiesTorfaen114722442731687144339638304914131441854211376258557
[Collapse]W06000021[Collapse]Total Welsh local authoritiesMonmouthshire1581110445142126914635251271994714103118736847355
[Collapse]W06000022[Collapse]Total Welsh local authoritiesNewport382960411687660108593031258410989407363935171302452732441211596631,767



Help to Buy - Wales completed purchases by local authority, date and first time buyer status

Last update

23 November 2021 23 November 2021

Next update

February 2022

Publishing organisation

Welsh Government

Source 1

The Help to Buy Scheme transactions record, Help to Buy Wales

Contact email



Lowest level of geographical disaggregation

Local authorities

Geographical coverage


Languages covered

English only

Data licensing

You may use and re-use this data free of charge in any format or medium, under the terms of the Open Government License - see

Statistical quality

Please find this information in the related statistical publication, as per the given weblink.

General description

Help to Buy - Wales is a £170 million shared equity loan scheme designed to support home ownership, stimulate building activity and provide a boost to the housing sector and wider economy. Under the scheme, loans are available to buyers wishing to purchase a new-build property worth up to £300,000. Help to Buy Wales support is available to all home buyers (not just first time buyers) who wish to purchase a new home, but may be constrained in doing so – for example, as a result of deposit requirements – but who could otherwise be expected to repay a mortgage. A shared equity loan of up to a maximum of 20% of the property purchase price is available. In addition, buyers are required to provide a 5% and will then need to secure a mortgage to cover the remaining balance. All builders (of all sizes) are able to register with the scheme and sell properties through the initiative.

The data shown here are aggregated from the individual transaction records recorded by Help to Buy Wales Ltd, an extract of which is supplied monthly to Welsh Government.

Data collection and calculation

The data are derived from an extract of completed transactions under the Help to Buy scheme in Wales is provided to the Welsh Government by Help to Buy - Wales Ltd each month.

Data are extracted from the Help to Buy (Wales) Ltd Client Relationship Management System (CRM ). All the information is held securely on the system and is input on their by the processing staff at Help to Buy (Wales) Ltd. All information stored on the CRM, in relation to Help to Buy – Wales properties, is provided by either the buyer or their solicitor/conveyancer as part of the Property Information Form, Conveyancers Form 1 or Conveyancer Form 2. More details on the process buyer’s go through, and the documentation they are required to complete to draw down a shared equity loan, can be found on the scheme website (See weblinks).

Frequency of publication


Data reference periods

The data refers to the number of completed applications at the end of each month shown, commencing from the scheme's launch on the 2nd of January 2014.

Users, uses and context

Please find this information in the related statistical publication, as per the given weblink.

Revisions information

All data for a given time period are initially provisional and subject to minor ongoing revision to account for late submission of completed applications to the transactions database. Generally revisions will not be required after a month or so has elapsed after the end of the given period.

Data prior to the last period that have been revised since previously published are marked in the data with an (r).

Data published prior to June 2015 has been revised to take into account a change to the definition of first time buyers.


Housing; New builds; Help to Buy; Housing and regeneration; HtBW