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Government extends Right to Buy to social housing tenants with Midlands pilot

The government has extended the Right to Buy programme to social housing tenants under a p...

  • Aug 17, 2018
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Councils call for power to double tax on empty homes

Council leaders want the power to double the rate of council tax charged on homes that hav...

  • Jul 18, 2018
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More than 40% of right to buy homes now owned by private landlords

Data obtained from 111 local authorities through Freedom of Information (FoI) requests rev...

  • Dec 08, 2017
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Right to Buy sales slump

Right to buy sales fell 23% in the first three months of the financial year, according to ...

  • Oct 05, 2017
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Raffle of £1.25m London home for £5 ticket shut down by council

A south east London five-bedroomed house which was being raffled off at £5 a ticket has b...

  • May 12, 2017
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Welsh Bill to end Right to Buy

The Welsh Government has introduced a Bill to abolish Right to Buy.

  • Mar 14, 2017
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Manchester council defines ‘misunderstood’ affordable housing term

Manchester City Council has come up with its own definition of affordable housing after a ...

  • Jan 11, 2017
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Hammond’s Autumn Statement housing pledges target supply crisis

Philip Hammond has ringfenced £3.7bn to supply 140,000 new homes to buy and rent by 2020-...

  • Nov 23, 2016
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Precise offers valuation refund on Right to Buy mortgage deal

Precise Mortgages has teamed up with Crystal Specialist Finance to offer a Right to Buy pr...

  • Nov 21, 2016
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FCA concerned over rise in high-risk lending appetite

The regulator is concerned about a growing appetite among lenders and intermediaries to mo...

  • Nov 03, 2016
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