Derby Homes manages, maintains and improves Derby's Council housing and estates.
You can find help and advice from the Derby Homes website.
Buying a house is a big step and it's important to consider all of the advantages and disadvantages before making a decision. It can also be a great investment and allows you more flexibility, but with renting there's the option of housing benefit if you fall on hard times, and a maintenance programme.
If you are considering buying a council house, visit Derby Homes' Right to Buy web page.