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Housing: HomeBuy Direct

Volume 706: debated on Thursday 18 December 2008

Questions

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To ask Her Majesty's Government how many developers have submitted applications to the Homes and Communities Agency to provide HomeBuy Direct on properties and sites. [HL236]

To ask Her Majesty's Government how many first-time buyers have purchased properties using the HomeBuy Direct scheme in each month since its inception. [HL237]

To ask Her Majesty's Government how many first-time buyers have purchased properties using the HomeBuy Direct scheme in each (a) region, and (b) country, of the United Kingdom. [HL238]

Allowing for bids from different operating companies within recognised overall group structures, 133 organisations submitted bids to the Homes and Communities Agency to provide the HomeBuy Direct scheme.

The first HomeBuy Direct homes are due to be available to purchasers early in 2009.