Briefing: The right to buy

Policy product type
LGiU essential policy briefing
Published date
August 3, 2017
Neil Merrick LGiU associate
Issues Covered
  • replacing homes sold
  • trends in sales
Housing and Planning
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It is five years since the right to buy scheme was relaunched by offering larger discounts. This briefing looks at the latest quarterly right to buy statistics published by DCLG and discusses them in the context of the history of what has always been a highly politically charged scheme.

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