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Right to buy

Right to Buy legislation:

On 26 May 2015 the Qualifying Period reduced from 5 years to 3 years. 

On 06 April 2019 the Maximum Discount Cap is increasing from £80,900 to £82,800

Further information about the Right to Buy

Date of last review: 24 January 2019
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Details on the ways you can pay your housing rent.

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Reporting the need for a housing repair

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Information on communal facilities.

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Information on the legal aspect and issues surrounding a council tenancy

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Information on the Right to Buy and what you need to know

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