Viability assessments (2)

MQT on 2016-09-14
Session date: 
September 14, 2016
Question By: 
Caroline Pidgeon
Liberal Democrats
Asked Of: 
The Mayor


Further to your announcement on the 23rd August that you are recruiting new experts to scrutinise 'viability assessments' relating to the financial details that lie behind how much affordable housing new developments include, will you set out (a) how these posts will be advertised, (b) whether other applicants will be considered other than just finance surveyors and property consultants as mentioned in your press release.


Answer for Viability assessments (2)

Answer for Viability assessments (2)

Answered By: 
The Mayor
  1. Our advertising strategy has not yet been finalised and might vary between posts. Both the initial roles will at a minimum be advertised on the GLA website.

b.     The personal specification will be set out in the job description. It is expected that applicants will have extensive experience in viability negotiations.