For those considering a new home in the East Lothian area, the village of Wallyford presents a compelling option with the unveiling of a new community consisting of 69 high-quality homes. This development is designed with a diverse range of 2, 3, and 4 bedroom homes, each featuring flexible living spaces to cater to a variety of needs and preferences. Importantly, this initiative includes an array of schemes aimed at easing the financial and logistical strains often associated with moving.
One notable offering is the Enhanced Easymover scheme, available for selected new homes within the development. This scheme is particularly appealing for potential homebuyers looking to reduce their moving expenses, with the opportunity to save up to ¬£20,000 in moving costs. This comprehensive support package encompasses up to ¬£12,000 in LBTT (Land and Buildings Transaction Tax) contributions and up to ¬£3,000 towards legal fees. Additionally, the cost of removal and storage is covered, further alleviating the typical burdens of relocating.
The placement of this community is strategic; not only is it nestled within the serene, semi-rural locale of Wallyford, but it also prioritizes connectivity and outdoor living. New footpaths and cycleways enhance access to Wallyford, while the inclusion of community woodland and generous green open spaces enrich the living experience. Its proximity to Edinburgh city centre makes it an ideal choice for those seeking a balance between rural charm and urban convenience.
Local amenities are ample, with nearby Musselburgh offering a range of services and retail options. For a broader shopping experience, The Fort Kinnaird Shopping Centre lies close by, housing numerous High Street stores, a variety of restaurants, and an Odeon cinema, catering to a wide range of leisure and lifestyle needs.