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Can I buy my home?

Information for people who aspire to outright home ownership

Help with buying your home


If you rent, you may qualify to buy your home at a discounted rate through one of two initiatives.

These are the UK government's Right to Buy and Right to Acquire schemes. They both offer the benefit of buying your home with a discount - but they have separate eligibility criteria.

Here, you will find out more about each scheme as well as details on how to apply.

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Right to Buy

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Right to Acquire



Other purchase options

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UpToYou, Rent to Homebuy and London Living Rent

UpToYou, Rent to Homebuy, and London Living Rent are all schemes that were introduced to assist people who aspire to home ownership
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Shared Ownership

Shared ownership is an affordable housing scheme designed as a stepping-stone to outright ownership