Briefing: Housing Associations and the Right to Buy

Policy product type
LGiU essential policy briefing
Published date
March 8, 2016
Sheila Camp LGiU associate
Issues Covered
  • regulation
  • RTB in council housing
  • sale of high value council housing
  • the voluntary deal with HAs
Economy and Regeneration, Housing and Planning, Rural issues
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Housing and Planning Bill update

The Communities and Local Government Select Committee has published its report on the extension of the right to buy to housing associations. The committee expresses concerns about its implementation and the impact on council housing of selling high value properties to compensate associations for their RTB sales.

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