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    Right to buy training and advice

    Review your RTB and RTA policy and procedures

    Having the right processes and procedures in place to deal with the practical implications of RTB and RTA is crucial. CIH consultancy provides training, legal advice and practical support to specialists and wider housing teams.

    Delivered through our specialist legal associate, Emily Gasson, this service is designed to focus on the practicalities of managing RTB and RTA across the service including specialist teams, lettings, development and housing management.

    What do our offers include?

    Package A - Review of RTB policy and procedures

    • A desk top assessment of RTB policy and procedures based on your organisations key priorities

    Package B - Legal and quality RTB audit

    • An on-site assessment of RTB policy and procedures based on what is happening on the ground across different departments
    • Support to develop/improve and implement Right to Buy policy and procedures recognising the impact on other departments

    Package C - Tailored advice and support

    • Bespoke advice on reducing fraud, maximising sale prices and reducing overheads
    • Regular updates on changes in Legislation and case law
    • Phone and email advice on individual applications

    Package D - In-house tailored RTB training, advice and support

    • Choose any of the above packages together with in-house training based on your own documentation and circumstances
    • The training can be delivered at two levels - for specialists and for other teams affected by the RTB e.g. housing management and development

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    Contact us

    Our right to buy training and services are led by Deborah Good, director of housing services. For more information or for right to buy advice, contact us on 024 7685 1779 or email


    Contact Deborah

    Deborah Good is our director of housing services

     0750 685 1917


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