Genesis Housing Association

Meeting: 
MQT on 2015-09-16
Session date: 
September 16, 2015
Reference: 
2015/2910
Question By: 
Murad Qureshi
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

Will you be challenging Genesis Housing Association's move to de-register as a social landlord, given the number of social housing properties it manages across the whole of London?

Answer

Answer for Genesis Housing Association

Answer for Genesis Housing Association

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Genesis Housing Association is not de-registering as a social landlord. De-registration requires the approval of the Homes and Communities Agency (HCA), which would assess any application for deregistration against rigorous published guidance.