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Housing: London

Volume 460: debated on Wednesday 23 May 2007

To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government (1) how many permanent dwellings were completed by registered social landlords in (a) Camden and (b) London in each year since 1990-91; (122934)

(2) how many permanent dwellings were completed by councils in (a) Camden and (b) London in each year since 1990-91.

[holding answer 23 February 2007]: The numbers of additional homes provided by local authorities and registered social landlords in Camden and Greater London in each year since 1991-92 are tabulated as follows. Information for the financial year 1990-91 is not available. Homes provided through new build as well as acquisitions have been included. Figures are as reported by local authorities and the Housing Corporation.

Affordable housing provision in Camden and Greater London: 1991-92 to 2005-06

1991-92

1992-93

1993-94

1994-95

1995-96

1996-97

1997-98

1998-99

Local authority house building completions

Camden

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

London

580

169

146

223

45

23

52

35

Additional1 social rent homes: Registered social landlords

Camden

168

373

524

611

471

436

284

183

London

3,745

11,767

9,914

10,852

12,785

9,247

7,310

6,952

Additional1 intermediate homes2: Registered social landlords

Camden

59

81

128

82

152

137

112

96

London

1,601

3,023

4,162

4,971

4,318

3,598

3,142

2,796

Affordable housing provision1 (total)

Camden

227

454

652

693

623

573

396

279

London

5,926

14,959

14,222

16,046

17,148

12,868

10,504

9,783

1999-2000

2000-01

2001-02

2002-03

2003-04

2004-05

2005-06

Local authority house building completions

Camden

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

London

0

79

27

71

12

0

4

Additional1 social rent homes: Registered social landlords

Camden

323

158

164

126

81

188

72

London

5,846

5,858

6,279

5,163

5,045

4,876

5,123

Additional1 intermediate homes2: Registered social landlords

Camden

19

25

34

103

253

149

242

London

1,793

1,755

1,479

3,003

6,018

4,600

6,113

Affordable housing provision1 (total)

Camden

342

183

198

229

334

337

314

London

7,639

7,692

7,785

8,237

11,075

9,476

11,240

1 Includes both new builds and acquisitions

2 Intermediate housing includes both low cost homes ownership schemes and homes provided for intermediate rent.

Source:

Housing Corporation, statistical returns from local authorities.