These are some of the most popular homes for sale in Berkshire right now and they could be yours with just a 5% deposit.

From today, first-time buyers have been able to secure a mortgage with just a 5 per cent deposit to buy a house for up to £600,000.

The guarantee will be valid for up to seven years after the mortgage is originated and the scheme will be open for applications until December 31, 2022.

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In 2013, the Government launched the Help to Buy mortgage guarantee scheme in response to a similar shortage of low-deposit mortgages following the 2008 financial crisis.

That initiative helped more than 100,000 households to buy their own home across the UK.

So with the dream of owning your first home becoming more of a reality, here are the most popular homes for sale in Berkshire right now.

Raymond Road, Langley, Berkshire

£600,000

Royal Borough Observer:

This modern property has three bedrooms , an impressive 17ft lounge with two sets of double doors opening onto the rear garden and a large dining room.

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It also has a kitchen with additional rear access, separate useful utility room and a downstairs cloakroom.

Turner Place, College Town, Sandhurst

£600,000

Royal Borough Observer:

This gorgeous property is the perfect family home with a large driveway situated in the popular Meadowbrook development.

It has four bedrooms and has the added benefit of a landscaped low maintenance rear garden.

Vulcan Drive, Bracknell, RG12

£600,000

Royal Borough Observer:

A stunning property under Rightmove's most popular list is this four/five bed in Bracknell.

Rooms have two en suites and a large family bathroom, the garden is in an immaculate condition and living room has a large vaulted ceiling.

Visit Rightmove for more details on these properties.