London Living Rent Levels

Meeting: 
MQT on 2016-10-19
Session date: 
October 19, 2016
Reference: 
2016/3868
Question By: 
Tom Copley
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

I welcome the introduction of the London Living Rent. How will the GLA monitor changes in income on a local level, how regularly and through which mechanism will this feed through to rent levels?

Answer

Answer for London Living Rent Levels

Answer for London Living Rent Levels

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The GLA has published what London Living Rents would look like on a ward level, based on data from the Households Below Average Income and Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings dataset. Further details about its operation will be published in due course.