Right to buy

Secure tenants who were transferred from Watford Borough Council to the Watford Community Housing on 10th September 2007 qualify for the Right to Buy scheme.

If your tenancy began after 10th September 2007, you do not qualify but may have the Right to Acquire.   keys

To find out if you are eligible for the Right to Buy scheme, and for free information and advice, please visit the following websites:

1. Right to buy website
2. Government information on Right to Buy
3. Right to Buy calculator is a really handy tool for working out whether you can afford to buy your home. 
4. Zoopla can help you find out how much your house is worth.

The following documents will also provide you with useful information:

Right to Buy - The Facts 
A Guide to Property Prices
Right To Buy Brochure
Privacy Notice


If you would like to apply for the right to buy your home, please print off and complete in full ALL the documents below.  Then return to:  

Home Ownership & Commercial Officer 

New Business
Watford Community Housing 
59 Clarendon Road
WD17 1LA 

Right To Buy Form
Bankruptcy Form
Mortgage References Form


If you have any further questions or concerns, please get in touch by calling 01923 209172 or emailing us on newbusinessteam@wcht.org.uk