TITLE

Scots 'right to buy' rules a barrier to new entrants

AUTHOR(S)
Gillanders, Eddie
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;5/30/2008, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the Scottish government has been urged to abandon thoughts of extending right to buy legislation for tenants, to encourage landowners to offer more farms for rent. The fear of right to buy has been identified by Scotland's Tenant Farming Forum as the key deterrent to land being made available to tenants and the main stumbling block preventing new entrants getting a start in farming.
ACCESSION #
33124679

 

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