Social rent

Meeting: 
MQT on 2014-06-11
Session date: 
June 11, 2014
Reference: 
2014/1964
Question By: 
Tom Copley
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

Further to your response to question 2014/1490, can you confirm whether at any point you have told the government that Affordable Rent is a less satisfactory product in terms of meeting London's housing need compared to social rent?

Answer

Answer for Social rent

Answer for Social rent

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The Affordable Rent product is effectively designed to maximise the number of affordable homes delivered and to unblock the resources of Housing Associations.