The show

The south’s premier FREE TO ATTEND events for first time buyers and those looking to get onto the property ladder.


Welcome to the Southern Affordable Homes Show – the south’s leading event for homebuyers looking to get on the property ladder as cost effectively as possible.

Join us and speak to exhibitors, receive free mortgage and legal advice and get first-hand knowledge of available homes across the southern region.

If you are looking to buy a home in the south, this is the event for you with exclusive new homes launches from the industry’s major affordable homes providers.

Find your dream home and register your interest whilst getting a free, no obligation financial assessment from the mortgage and protection experts, Mortgage Decisions.

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The Southern Shared Ownership Show 2023 takes place on Saturday 7th October at the Ageas Bowl, Southampton. The event is open to the public from 10am to 4pm and is FREE TO ATTEND.

The show is one of the south’s premier non-profit events for first time buyers and those looking to get onto the property ladder to acquire a larger home. All potential purchasers are welcome and we anticipate a large attendance as there is growing demand for homeownership in the south where house prices are unaffordable for many.

Our exhibitors represent some of the finest home builders across the south and this is a wonderful opportunity to find out about their current and future developments.

You can find your dream home and register your interest whilst gaining a free, no obligation financial assessment and legal advice, as exhibitors at the show also includes conveyancing solicitors – Dutton Gregory who are experts in their field and Mortgage Decisions – an experienced team of Mortgage & Protection Advisers who have access to 1000s of mortgage rates from over 90 High Street lenders. Trinity Rose Chartered Surveyors will also be there on the day to highlight the importance of having a home survey.


  • A huge range of new affordable homes in the south will be available from our extensive range of exhibitors who are the leading providers of affordable homes in the south. You can browse these sites on a one-to-one basis with our exhibitors and register your interest for your dream home.
  • Learn about the various schemes available including shared ownership, discount full ownership and the First Home Scheme from a host of industry specialists via short seminars throughout the day.
  • A free financial assessment before, or on the day with our dedicated mortgage specialists, Mortgage Decisions, to establish which schemes may be suitable for you and what budget you may consider. To book your appointment in advance of on the day, complete the short form below. We expect a huge demand on the day so please book early.
  • Short seminars or one-to-one chats with our legal specialists, Dutton Gregory, regarding the process.
  • Advice and guidance relating to home surveys and the importance of arranging this on your new home. This area of expertise will be covered by the experienced Trinity Rose Chartered Surveyors.

This is a free to attend event (including seminars).



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Why Exhibit?

Access to prospective homebuyers
Showcase your developments
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During your day, come along to our free, informative seminars and listen to what our experts have to say…

10.00am to 10.15am – What is shared ownership and who is eligible?

11.00am to 11.15am – Getting a mortgage on Shared Ownership

12.00pm to 12.15pm – Understanding the legal process.

1.00pm to 1.15pm – First Homes Scheme

2.00pm to 2.15pm – Deposit Unlock Scheme

2.30pm to 3.00pm – Affordable Homes Q&A session

Q&A’s will be available after each session.

Throughout the day there will be a series of free and informative workshops focusing on the affordable homes market and best practice on how to achieve your goal of home ownership. These workshops will be available to book on the day; confirmation of the contents to follow… 


(Things you will need to know in preparation for your assessment – your annual salary | your current monthly outgoings | the amount of deposit you have available)


We are proud to work with some of the leading house builders in the UK and our local region, solicitors and mortgage experts