Average Cost of Affordable Housing Unit in London

Meeting: 
MQT on 2013-01-30
Session date: 
January 30, 2013
Reference: 
2013/0232
Question By: 
Tom Copley
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

What is the average build cost for an affordable housing unit in London funded through the 2011/15 funding programme controlled by the Mayor, broken down by number of bedrooms per unit?

Answer

Answer for Average Cost of Affordable Housing Unit in London

Answer for Average Cost of Affordable Housing Unit in London

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The current average build cost for an affordable housing unit in London funded through the 2011/15 funding programme is £189,276. This is based on total acquisition, on costs and works costs for schemes that are currently identified for delivery to 2015. A breakdown by number of bedrooms is not available from the information collected by the GLA.