The Government's FirstBuy scheme means that it is now cheaper to buy a new home in Lincolnshire rather than rent a property, according to housebuilder Larkfleet Homes.
FirstBuy, a scheme to provide first-time buyers with the chance to take up a five-year interest-free loan, was announced in the March budget.
One of the greenest counties in the country, East Sussex is home to the South Downs, the Weald, the dramatic chalk cliffs of the South Coast, and a number of very popular seaside resorts. In short, it makes the perfect place to search for a new home.
With Swindon's thriving economy and superb location midway between Bristol and Reading, both just 40 miles away, the town has seen a great deal of expansion over recent years - and now a new development area called Wichelstowe is offering house hunters fresh opportunities to buy a brand new home there.
Though it's a hub of commerce and employment, London is not the ideal place to live for many people, who would prefer a more tranquil setting to live in when they get home from work.
Bristol - the South West's leading employment, education and leisure hub - is seeing a constant stream of new-build developments springing up across the city, ranging from stylish, contemporary urban pads to more traditionally styled new family houses for sale in the suburbs. With Bristol's thriving creative and digital industries, and its convenient location within an hour of Cardiff and a few hours of London and Birmingham, the city is an attractive place to settle down.
New homes developer Bloor Homes are trying to make it easier for prospective homebuyers to view a new home in the South West of England by introducing Flexi-View, a new service which allows people to visit and take a trip around the home of their choice early in the morning, after work or at a more convenient time.