How to find out if a property is ex council

Looking at buying a property (flat) in a block, how can I find out if it is ex council property?

Asked on Mar 22 2012, General in Croydon | Report content

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  • Check your local authority or speak to the land registry who can run a search for you for around £4-£8.

    Answered on Mar 22 2012, Report content
  • Hi, we are a Croydon based estate agency. 9 times out of 10, the freehold to the block will still be owned by Croydon Council. Just ask the estate agent or property owner who the freeholder is

    Answered on Apr 4 2012, Report content
  • You can look on the land registry which would show who the original owner was.

    Answered on Mar 27 2013, Report content

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