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PRPSH tenants: Right to buy

This content applies to England & Wales

Private registered provider of social housing (PRPSH) tenants that have the right to buy their property, and the different schemes available.

Voluntary right to buy

The right to buy their home is to be extended to the tenants of private registered providers of social housing under a voluntary agreement. 

Preserved right to buy

Which private registered providers of social housing tenants have the preserved right to buy. 

Right to acquire

The right to acquire for tenants of private registered providers of social housing. 

Shared ownership schemes

This section briefly describes the Homebuy scheme. 

Voluntary purchase grant scheme

This section considers the voluntary purchase grant scheme, which can give grants to tenants to help them buy a property. 

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