Statistics on the number of applications and payments made under the UK’s Forces Help to Buy (FHTB) Scheme since its launch in April 2014.
This quarterly statistical release provides summary statistics on applications, payments and purchases made under the Forces Help to Buy (FHTB) scheme. The Q2 and Q4 editions also provide statistics on the proportions of payments by region and on the age of personnel using the scheme. FHTB is an advance of salary scheme which was introduced in April 2014 and allows Regular Armed Forces personnel to borrow money in order to buy their first home or move to a new location.
Ministry of Defence, 2019. Forces Help to Buy Quarterly Statistics Q1 2019-20. Available at: <https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/819584/Forces_Help_To_Buy_Scheme_Statistics_Q1_2019-20.pdf>.