Nearly 1,500 social homes have been sold under the Government’s relaunched Right to Buy scheme since the beginning of April this year, according to figures released on 15 November 2012 by the Department for Communities and Local Government.

Discounts of up to 60% for a house and 70% for a flat are available – up to a new top discount of £75,000.

Abacus Solicitors specialise in acting for buyers under the Right to Buy scheme.

 If you wish to discuss buying your house under the Right to Buy Scheme please contact Dan Harrison on 0161 833 0044 or by email at