First-time Buyers: Worcestershire
Communities and Local Government
Robin Walker (Worcester, Conservative)
To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what information his Department holds on the number of house purchases by first time buyers in (a) Worcester and (b) Worcestershire in each of the last five years.
Grant Shapps (The Minister for Housing; Welwyn Hatfield, Conservative)
The Department publishes statistics on the number of property transactions in each local authority in England based on data reported to the Land Registry, see live table 588 at:
This data does not record the type of purchaser.