MOPAC - Review of disposal of Raynesfield Estate, Merton (3)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2014-12-17
Session date: 
December 17, 2014
Reference: 
2014/5110
Question By: 
Stephen Knight
Organisation: 
Liberal Democrats
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Further to the welcome review of your Office for Policing and Crime's planned disposal of residential buildings managed by Crown Housing Association in the London Borough of Merton, will you ensure that those residents who have already been evicted are given the opportunity to return to their former homes?

Answer

Answer for MOPAC - Review of disposal of Raynesfield Estate, Merton (3)

Answer for MOPAC - Review of disposal of Raynesfield Estate, Merton (3)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

While MOPAC remains the owner of the properties, Crown Simmons is the landlord and the proper relationship is between the tenants and them. As such, the decision about whether tenants who moved out of Raynesfield can move back in would be a matter for them.