How do I search for properties?

Searching for new build residential homes on SmartNewHomes is easy, and you have additional options to search for Retirement homes, Shared ownership homes and homes that are eligible for Help to buy.

When searching for your new home, the results can be saved, you can add homes to your favourites list, and even email them to friends and family members as well.

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  1. Go to
  2. On the Home tab, add in your search criteria for your new home
    1. Enter the Location or Postcode of the area where you want to search
    2. Select the Min price and Max price from the dropdown menus
    3. Select the Property type from the dropdown menu
    4. Select the number of Bedrooms you'd like the property to have, from the dropdown menu
  3. You can click Advanced search options if you really want to tailor your results
    Get more information on how you can refine your property search
  4. Click Help to Buy only if you only want to show Help to Buy eligible homes
  5. Click Search 
  6. From your search, you can click Create email alert, Save this search, or Share this search


If you would like more information or to arrange a viewing for any property listed for sale or to rent on our website:

  1. Click on the listing to view it fully
  2. You can either click Request Details, or, call the telephone number displayed to contact the estate agent or developer who is marketing it. Alternatively, scroll down to the Contact agent/developer form at the bottom of the listing


  • is the UK's #1 website for new build properties and lists new developments available for sale from all the leading UK housebuilders. For this reason, we do not accept properties listed for sale directly by private owners on our website and all listings displayed on our website must come via homebuilders

  • Our large database of qualified homebuilders can help you in your search for your new home, as well as provide insight into upcoming developments. All of their details can be found in the Homebuilders section of our website