Social housing, right to buy and exchanges
Buying your council or housing association home
Right to Buy - council properties
Right to Buy allows secure council tenants to buy their home at a reduced price or market value, depending how long they have been a tenant.
For more information about the ‘Right to Buy’ scheme, contact the District or Borough council for your area or visit their website:
- Eastbourne and Lewes (right to buy scheme)
- Hastings – no housing stock
- Rother – no housing stock
- Wealden (right to buy scheme)
Right to Acquire - housing associations
You might be able to buy your rented housing association home at a discount through the 'Right to Acquire scheme'.