Housing Bill

Meeting: 
MQT on 2016-01-20
Session date: 
January 20, 2016
Reference: 
2016/0159
Question By: 
Steve O'Connell
Organisation: 
GLA Conservatives
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

Do you welcome the amendment in the Housing Bill to ensure that at least two new affordable homes will be built for every high value council home sold? How will you be working with local authorities to help deliver this in London?

Answer

Answer for Housing Bill

Answer for Housing Bill

Answered By: 
The Mayor

I welcome this amendment very strongly, and I am currently in discussions with boroughs and central government about how to best deliver two-for-one replacement of all high value homes sold.