Introduce new tenant purchase scheme demands South Tipp councillor

“Everyone has dreams of owning their own home” said Cllr Richie Molloy when he called on the government to introduce a new tenant purchase scheme at the recent meeting of South Tipperary County Council.

“Everyone has dreams of owning their own home” said Cllr Richie Molloy when he called on the government to introduce a new tenant purchase scheme at the recent meeting of South Tipperary County Council.

He said tenants should be allowed to purchase their on houses and also that the price should be discounted from the market value based on the years the person has been renting from local authorities.

Cllr Michael Fitzgerald said it was “vitally important that a new scheme be put in place.”

Cllr Siobhan Ambrose said any scheme should reflect that people are good to pay rent.