Buy Back Scheme

Buy Back Scheme

Information on the Broxtowe Borough Councils Buy Back Scheme.

Housing have been given the green light to begin buying back properties in Broxtowe. This scheme is open to all Broxtowe home owners who own ex-council properties. If you would like us to consider buying your property, a request will need to be made in writing including the information below.

Personal information

  • Owner's name
  • Full Address with postcode
  • Contact details

Property details

  • Number of bedrooms
  • Type of Heating (gas, electric etc ...)
  • Any alterations on the property. This could be loft conversions, conservatories etc...


Please send your request to:

Housing Performance and Strategy Team

Broxtowe Borough Council

Council Offices




Or email:

You will then receive a letter advising you that we are considering the property. We will be in touch again to confirm, if we would like to buy your property and what happens next.

NOTE: This process is exactly the same as selling a house on the open market. The timescales are the same and can take months just like a private sale.

Example of Request

‘'’Dear Housing

I would like you consider my property for the Buy-Back scheme.

The house I am selling is Fake Street, Nottingham, Eastwood, NG16 9DB.

Property details

  • My property has 4 bedrooms: 2 doubles and 2 single.
  • The heating of the property is gas and the boiler is a combi.
  • There has been one alteration to the property. We have fitted a conservatory.
  • I own the property

My contact details are: Mr John Smith. Home  number 0115 123 4567. Mobile  number 07111 123 4567. Post address is the one above. 

I look forward to hearing from you.

Yours Sincerely

John Smith’’

tel: 0115 917 7777