Right to Buy
There are nearly 5 million council tenants in England and Wales, many with families like yours – they go on paying rent every week.
But if you’ve been a council tenant for 2 years or more, you now have the legal right to buy your house or flat. Discounts range from 32% to 60%.
And remember, buying on a mortgage can often cost little more than paying rent.
In the next few days, you’ll get a leaflet through the door with all the facts.
And when you’ve read the facts, you can decide whether to turn your home into your house.