Not building enough social housing

Meeting: 
MQT on 2015-03-25
Session date: 
March 25, 2015
Reference: 
2015/0848
Question By: 
Darren Johnson
Organisation: 
City Hall Greens
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

What net addition to London's social housing stock will you have made to date, taking account of demolitions and sales?

Answer

Answer for Not building enough social housing

Answer for Not building enough social housing

Answered By: 
The Mayor

I have overseen a net increase of 13,585 social homes since 2008.

The number of social housing units in London in 2008 was 786,138 and the number in 2014 was 799,723 (including 10,777 Affordable Rent).