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Rental purchase

This content applies to England & Wales

Rental purchase agreements and the protection given to residents of properties let under these agreements.

What is rental purchase?

How rental purchase schemes work, and the rental purchase agreement. 

Security of tenure

This section communicates the security of tenure of rental purchasers. 

Housing benefit

Rental purchasers' eligibility for housing benefit. 


Rental purchasers' responsibility for carrying out repairs. 

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