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Right to Buy for Council Tenants

Right to Buy helps council and housing association tenants to buy their home at a discount.

The biggest discount you can receive is £87,200 (excluding London).

To check if you can buy your home, visit the government's website dedicated to Right to Buy.

Homes not available for Right to Buy

Not every home is available for Right to Buy. There are a number that are excluded. These include:

  • sheltered housing
  • housing used for temporary housing
  • housing let in connection with employment, e.g. a caretaker's house
  • housing that is particularly suitable for elderly persons

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We may use any information you have provided for the prevention and detection of fraud. We may also share this information with other bodies responsible for auditing or administering public funds for these purposes. For further information read our Fair Processing Notice