Your browser isn't supported
It looks like you're using an old web browser. To get the most out of the site and to ensure guides display correctly, we suggest upgrading your browser now. Download the latest:

Welcome to the MSE Forums

We're home to a fantastic community of MoneySavers but anyone can post. Please exercise caution & report spam, illegal, offensive or libellous posts/messages: click "report" or email forumteam@.

    Shared Ownership/Housing Benefit
    • #1
    • 10th Dec 12, 11:09 AM
    Shared Ownership/Housing Benefit 10th Dec 12 at 11:09 AM

    Just wondering if anyones knows about shared ownership and housing benefit.

    I know that housing benefit is only to help with rent, and therefore can receive housing benefit.

    But do they still take into the consideration your mortgage payment to calculate your housing benefit? And as long as it is only the amount of the rent or less then you are entitled to it?

    Or do they not even take this into consideration in their calculations?

    Thanks in advance.

Page 1
Welcome to our new Forum!

Our aim is to save you money quickly and easily. We hope you like it!

Forum Team Contact us

Live Stats

1,977Posts Today

7,100Users online

Martin's Twitter