first_img Facebook Previous articleMan pleads guilty to harassment, subjecting Dungloe family to “horrendous suffering”Next articleFIve PSNI officers hospitalised after landrover crash admin By admin – May 11, 2016 Google+ Pinterest A councillor has described as discrimination the fact that some of those living in council owned houses cannot buy them from the Local authority through the tenant purchase scheme.Tenants of one year or more are eligible to purchase their house at a discount, based on household income, provided they meet the eligibility cirteria for the scheme.However those in council houses on predominately private estates, were developer was obliged to provide a certain percentage of social housing, do not qualify for the scheme.Councillor Jimmy Kavanagh says this is a country wide issue that must be addressed…………Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/jimmykhouses.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Pinterest Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Kavanagh calls for end to tenant purchase scheme “discrimination”center_img WhatsApp WhatsApp 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Twitter Google+ Facebook Twitter Homepage BannerNews Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan firelast_img read more