Stewart Milne Homes gives First Time Buyers a helping hand

Taking the exciting step into a first home is now even easier thanks to Stewart Milne Homes’ new Fresh Start – “First Home” available at The Plaza, Aberdeen, Charleston, Cove and Silver Birches, Alford.

First Home is one of four new, tailor-made Fresh Start packages designed to make the Stewart Milne Homes’ buying process even easier and more affordable.

Created especially for those seeking a helping hand onto the property ladder, First Home offers:

  • Land and Buildings Transaction Tax (LBTT) paid;
  • No legal fees;
  • Buyers’ choice of furniture;
  • A show-stopping home cinema system and LCD TV;
  • Buyers’ choice of flooring throughout their new home;
  • Buyers’ choice of designer kitchen finishes including doors, handles and work surfaces;
  • Buyers’ choice of premium bathroom finish with Porcelanosa tiling.

The package also includes Stewart Milne Homes’ signature 10-year home warranty.

One of the most exciting new communities to have been created in the city, The Plaza at Riverside Quarter sits just off Mugiemoss Road within the historic grounds of Davidson’s Paper Mill. The stylish development benefits from the best of the bustling Aberdeen city, with easy access to the A90 and Aberdeen Airport. It enjoys a host of cosmopolitan bars, shops and amenities nearby while only a short distance from the fresh air of the glorious Aberdeenshire countryside. Originally built on the site of family-run Davidson’s Paper Mill, the development embodies all the character of its predecessor making it highly sought-after as a space where urban-chic lifestyle meets spacious, family-friendly design. The development currently offers a collection of stylish 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes.

Skirted by the magnificent River Don, Silver Birches is an exclusive collection of 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes set within the highly sought-after market town of Alford. Each home is designed to reflect their beautiful Aberdeenshire surroundings and, located close to all the town’s attractions and amenities, including the new Alford Community Campus. With expansive views, a stream running through the development and spacious homes with large gardens, Silver Birches has been designed to capture the very best of life in Alford.

Set in the charming seaside suburb of Cove and only a very short drive from Aberdeen city centre, Charleston is the perfect location for young families and first time buyers looking for a great place to raise a family with easy access to the city. Within this scenic and popular location Charleston offers a range of homes, each with its own space and outlook, set along a tree lined avenue. Homes at Charleston, Cove, range from the 2 bedroom Aberwood – especially suited to first time buyers and priced at £234,000 – through to the detached 4 bedroom Dukeswood which is ideal for growing families and priced from £364,995.

John Low, managing director of Stewart Milne Homes, said: “At Stewart Milne Homes, we never forget that a home isn’t just where you live, it’s how you live. Moving to a new home is a fresh, exciting start – and often one of your most memorable moments. That’s why our First Home Plan includes all the details you’d expect along with a helping hand every step of the way. With incredible benefits like LBBT and legal fees paid, a choice of furniture and all the little luxuries you need to make your house a home, like stylish flooring and a home cinema package, there’s no better place to take that first step than at The Plaza, Charleston or Silver Birches.”

Homes at The Plaza start from £181,995 for the 2 bedroom Alder Mid mews home, at Silver Birches homes start at £194,995 for the two bedroom terraced Aberwood and at Charleston the Aberwood is available from £230000. For more information, visit or call 0845 309 6154.

All offers are subject to plot specifications, plot status, terms and conditions.

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