Association of Liberal Democrat Councillors

LGA Lib Dems: Housing and Planning Act Update

Monday, 11th July, 2016

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This is a Government Bill that began in the House of Commons on 13 October 2015 and received Royal Assent on 12 May 2016. The Act aims to boost home ownership by extending the Right to Buy to Housing Associations and introduces ‘starter homes’ for first-time buyers. It introduces ‘Pay to Stay’, ends lifetime council […]