Plans to make better-off social housing tenants in England pay more rent could force thousands out of their areas, according to new research.
Source: Social housing tenants ‘will be priced out of home areas’ – BBC News
“the announcement did not promise any new affordable homes beyond those already announced”
Source: David Cameron: We’ll directly commission 13,000 new homes – BBC News
If Cowan and his colleagues are to negotiate a better deal for the estate residents should their present homes be levelled, it will surely also mean allowing Capco building still more expensive properties for market sale in their “new district for London” than the 6,740 than they currently have permission for.
Source: Earls Court project: what will happen to ‘The Peoples’ Estates’? | UK news | The Guardian