OUR QUALIFIED ADVISERS WILL HELP GUIDE YOU THROUGH THE RIGHT TO BUY PROCESS
FIND OUT WHAT YOUR DISCOUNTS ARE
GIVE US A CALL…
0330 555 0023
Our friendly call staff will be happy to help and advise you in every step of the process
Co-op Right To Buy Helpline Operators
Buying your home is an exciting time and is well worth it in the end, but there are some hoops to jump through just before you get there.
We would be happy to help you regardless of what stage you are at, whether you just want a friendly chat or need some specialist advice, we’re here to help.
As you will be aware by using our website our advisers can give you an idea of how much discount you would be entitled to, what any potential mortgage would cost? and the likely timescales involved so end paying high rent increases and look forward to owning your own council house.
Co-op Right To Buy Helpline
HELPING TENANTS MAKE THE RIGHT CHOICE
If you are a council tenant and identify with one of these builds (or other) please contact one of the right to buy coop team where they will answer any of your right to buy questions.
BELOW THE ANSWERS TO THE MOST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
The Right To Buy scheme allows secure tenants of council homes and housing association properties to buy their home with a significant discount, this can be cheaper than renting
You can make a joint application with:
Someone who shares your tenancy
Up to 3 family members who’ve lived with you for the past 12 months (even if they don’t share your tenancy)
The Right to Buy is not available to people who part own their home. You should talk to your landlord/local council if you are considering buying a further share of your home
The following discount levels will apply:
• 3 years – 35% discount for a house and 50% discount for a flat
• 4 years – 35% discount for a house and 50% discount for a flat
• 5 years – 35% discount for a house and 50% discount for a flat
• 6 years plus – add 1% per year for houses (up to 70% or the cash maximum – whichever is lower), add 2% per year for flats (up to 70% or the cash maximum – whichever is lower)
There are Four Steps in the Right To Buy Process in owning your home,
STEP ONE - Complete An Application Form
Ask one of our friendly advisers for help with this to be assured you get your maximum discount entitlement!
STEP TWO - Get Acceptance Of Your Application
When you have completed your form we can check it for you just to make sure it is filled in correctly and then you can forward it on to your landlord either by post or simply hand it in whichever suits you best ?
Shortly after that you will be sent by post your 'Landlord's notice in response to tenant's right to claim basically this is your confirmation the right to buy process is now underway.
Remember give us a quick ring to let us know this has been received.
STEP THREE - Have Your Property Valued And Get a Formal Offer To Buy With Your Personal Discount
Your local housing landlord will arrange a suitable time with you to visit your home to do a simple valuation of your property. To:-
CALCULATE ANY MORE DISCOUNT YOU'RE ENTITLED TO FOR QUALIFYING HOME IMPROVEMENTS ( SEE STEP 1 ABOVE )
DETERMINE THE BEST PURCHASE PRICE FOR YOU
COLLECT INFORMATION TO SEND YOU THE FORMAL OFFER WITH YOUR PERSONAL DISCOUNT APPLIED.
STEP FOUR - Formal Offer Of Your Choice To Purchase And Notice Of Intention
This will sent to you by post and once received.
CONTACT US IMMEDIATELY
One of our friendly advisers will guide you through your options at this stage as you will only have a limited time to accept the offer.
The first thing you need to know is whether you are eligible for the Right to Buy. Eligibility criteria apply to you and the property you live in. If you’re not sure you could be eligible to buy your home and you’d prefer to speak to one of our Right to Buy advisers please choose from one of the 3 options on this website they will walk you through the Right to Buy process and answer any questions you may have. However, your eligibility would need to be confirmed by your landlord as part of the Right to Buy application process.
Registered In England No10505194.And Affiliates is a Member Of The CO-Operatives SocietyUK. Info@Righttobuyhelpline.Coop, Think Carefully Before Securing Other Debts Against Your Home. Your Home Maybe Repossessed If You Do Not Keep Up Repayments On A Mortgage Or Any Other Debt Secured On It. The Guidance And/or Advice Contained In This Website Maybe Subject To FCA UK Regulatory Protocol And Is Therefore Restricted To Consumers Based In The UK.
Privacy & Cookies Policy
Necessary cookies are absolutely essential for the website to function properly. This category only includes cookies that ensures basic functionalities and security features of the website. These cookies do not store any personal information.
Any cookies that may not be particularly necessary for the website to function and is used specifically to collect user personal data via analytics, ads, other embedded contents are termed as non-necessary cookies. It is mandatory to procure user consent prior to running these cookies on your website.
We are using cookies to give you the best experience on our website.
You can find out more about which cookies we are using or switch them off in settings.
Strictly Necessary Cookies
Strictly Necessary Cookie should be enabled at all times so that we can save your preferences for cookie settings.
If you disable this cookie, we will not be able to save your preferences. This means that every time you visit this website you will need to enable or disable cookies again.
What Are Cookies
For more general information on cookies see the Wikipedia article on HTTP Cookies.
You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of the site. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.
The Cookies We Set
Site preferences cookies
In order to provide you with a great experience on this site we provide the functionality to set your preferences for how this site runs when you use it. In order to remember your preferences we need to set cookies so that this information can be called whenever you interact with a page is affected by your preferences.
Third Party Cookies
This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.
For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.
As we sell products it's important for us to understand statistics about how many of the visitors to our site actually make a purchase and as such this is the kind of data that these cookies will track. This is important to you as it means that we can accurately make business predictions that allow us to monitor our advertising and product costs to ensure the best possible price.
The Google AdSense service we use to serve advertising uses a DoubleClick cookie to serve more relevant ads across the web and limit the number of times that a given ad is shown to you.
For more information on Google AdSense see the official Google AdSense privacy FAQ.
Hopefully that has clarified things for you and as was previously mentioned if there is something that you aren't sure whether you need or not it's usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the features you use on our site. This Cookies Policy was created with the help of the Cookies Policy Template Generator and the Terms and Conditions Template.
However if you are still looking for more information then you can contact us through one of our preferred contact methods: