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So, what is Shared Ownership?

Learn about the smartest way you can fund your retirement. When you think of the term ‘shared ownership’, you probably imagine young first-time buyers being given a subsidised deposit to get on the property ladder. But there is also a scheme specifically designed to help over 55’s, which should make a better retirement more affordable….

Chapters marks the start of special development in Salisbury – Platinum Skies

New Salisbury Retirement Village – Chapters Platinum Skies is attracting phenomenal interest in their newly released retirement village, Chapters, within easy walking distance of Salisbury’s city centre. Elegance meets contemporary design, as Salisbury celebrates a new age of independent retirement living. Just over six acres of land have been transformed into an urban retirement village…

Chapters marks the start of special development in Salisbury – Platinum Skies

Platinum Skies is attracting phenomenal interest in their newly released retirement village, Chapters, within easy walking distance of Salisbury’s city centre. Elegance meets contemporary design, as Salisbury celebrates a new age of independent retirement living. Just over six acres of land have been transformed into an urban retirement village of 197 new homes with apartments,…

Enjoy life in the heart of Poole at Esprit – Platinum Skies

Platinum Skies is continuing to challenge convention and raise the standards of retirement living with its latest development Esprit, located in Poole town centre. A range of apartments starting from £99,500 are available on a shared ownership basis, where the company is pioneering an accessible and affordable route to a dream retirement. Esprit is a…

Vista – Poole – kick off your new lifestyle

Platinum Skies has released the first phase of apartments with superior sea views over Poole and far beyond. Aptly called Vista, modern brand new development – just a short hop along the coast from ‘millionaires’ row’, Sandbanks – offers equally stylish and luxurious homes in an elevated setting, but from a more modestly-priced £150,000 (50%…

Welcome to Esprit – For a life less ordinary

Enjoy a new retirement designed to enrich your life – Introducing our highly anticipated development Esprit, in the heart of Poole. 55 affordable, convenient and supportive apartments with everything you need literally on your doorstep. The wonderful on-site facilities and services include: • Bistro offering nutritional, tasty home-cooked food and drink • Private residents’ lounge…

Heaps of History in Salisbury – New Chapters

Steeped in history, the medieval cathedral city of Salisbury has been drawing residents for over 5000 years. Since the iron age hill fort of Old Sarum, to the modern thriving city of today. The result is a city overflowing in historical importance, with remains of Salisbury’s past still in abundance today. From the weaving cobbled…

Last Chance For Bargain Retirement in Christchurch

Christchurch, long a favourite downsizer hotspot for older people, has been crowned the most expensive destination in the South West per square foot*. A sum of £227,000 – equivalent to the average UK property value – buys only 687 sq. ft. of space in the coastal town. Making it pricier than the prestigious historic town…

Platinum Skies’ Shortlisted For Housing Awards

On Thursday 6th September, the National Housing Federation held the 12th National Housing Awards to celebrate excellence,innovation, creativity and progression in home ownership. As some of the most coveted awards in the sector, we were pleased to be finalists in the hotly contested, ‘Most Innovative Home Ownership Solution’ category. The category recognises organisations that make…

Monterey Garden party celebrates plaque

The sun was shining on our first summer garden party at Monterey. The party centred around the unveiling of a new plaque. Commemorating the historic iron pillars from the original Christchurch hospital buildings; which now stand proudly in the gardens of Monterey. Built in 1881, the pillars were designed to hold up elements of the…

Pet Friendly Properties at Platinum Skies

It’s National Pet Month, promoting responsible pet ownership and its benefits. The UK is undoubtedly a nation of animal lovers, with 90% of pet owners saying their furry companion makes them feel happier, and over a quarter of us Brits owning a dog – the UK’s most popular pet. Here at Platinum Skies, we welcome…

Independent Lifestyle and Support in Retirement

A home to offer the perfect balance of independence and support? It feels good to know that even when you are enjoying a quiet moment in the privacy of your own home you can call on someone for support if you need to. At Monterey in Christchurch you will always have the best of both worlds…