Local authority loan activity
Local authority loans approved/paid
Individuals who wish to purchase a house or to build a house but cannot get a loan from a private lending institution may be eligible for a housing loan from the local authority.
Local authority loan arrears
This section deals with current outstanding loans on local authority books. Data was collected quarterly until the end of 2015. There was a change of data collection methodology for this time series at the start of 2016.
Local Authority Mortgage to Rent Scheme
The Local Authority Mortgage to Rent Scheme (LAMTR) scheme is a government initiative to help homeowners who have mortgages through the local government sector and are at risk of losing their homes due to mortgage arrears. We also have further information on this scheme.
Local authority repossessions
Data on repossessions by local authorities is available here. Data is collected quarterly.