Right to Buy - A Housing Lawyer's Guide

Right to Buy - A Housing Lawyer's Guide


10 Jun 2024

11:00 AM ‐ 12:30 PM

With a SmartPlan £144

With a Season Ticket £160

Standard price £320

All prices exclude VAT
Intermediate: Requires some prior subject knowledge
1.5 hours
Group bookings
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This virtual classroom seminar will consider the Right to Buy legislation under Part V of the Housing Act 1985 together with a review of possible issues that may arise when applying the legislation and recent case law.

What You Will Learn

This live and interactive session will cover the following:

  • Who has the Right to Buy?
  • The claim procedure
  • How is the purchase price calculated?
  • The effect of a change of tenant or landlord during the claim
  • Sanctions for landlord’s delay
  • The effect on future disposals and preservation of the right to buy
  • Recent case law including: Piechnik v Oxford City Council [2020] and City of London v Various Leaseholds of Great Arthur House [2021]

Recording of live sessions: Soon after the Learn Live session has taken place you will be able to go back and access the recording - should you wish to revisit the material discussed.