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Right to Buy Scheme: Housing Associations

Question for Department for Communities and Local Government

UIN 38170, tabled on 24 May 2016

To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, if the Government will extend the Right to Buy discount to housing association tenants who already own a share of their property.

Answered on

26 May 2016

As is the case with the existing Right to Buy, the voluntary agreement with housing associations and the National Housing Federation to extend Right to Buy discounts to housing association tenants will not apply to those people who already own a share in their home.

Answered by

Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government