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Right to buy

I live in a shared ownership property (buying 25%) and I've been there for coming up to 16 years.
I'm interested in right to buy, but I don't know if the housing association will do this.
I have found a form on here to fill in and send off, is that the best thing to do? or should I ask the HA if right to buy is an option first?
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  • macman
    macman Posts: 52,955
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    Ask them first to save yourself wasting time filling in the form? We can't see your shared ownership contract from here... 
    No free lunch, and no free laptop ;)
  • madlyn said:
    I live in a shared ownership property (buying 25%) and I've been there for coming up to 16 years.
    I'm interested in right to buy, but I don't know if the housing association will do this.
    I have found a form on here to fill in and send off, is that the best thing to do? or should I ask the HA if right to buy is an option first?
    I’m pretty sure right to buy is not available on shared ownership properties. 
  • annabanana82
    annabanana82 Posts: 2,944
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    Housing associations and their tenants are largely are under right to acquire rather than RTB
    Make £2023 in 2023 (#36) £3479.30/£2023

    Make £2024 in 2024...
  • fullyrendered
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    If you already own 25% of your home you are a shared owner, do you mean you want to buy more shares in your home, or staircase to 100%?

    That's not Right To Buy. Speak to the Home ownership team at the housing association.
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