Housing minister says Right to Buy will 'make people's dreams come true'

Housing minister Grant Shapps says the Right to Buy scheme will tackle housing waiting lists, as well as helping people meet their dreams of owning their own home.

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New right-to-buy scheme

A new right-to-buy scheme is being launched today. Prime Minister David Cameron will say the "dramatic increase" in the discount available to tenants buying their council homes will "restore a vital rung on the property ladder".