Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
Cabinet received a report which considered how the Council may seek to end the long term use of Bed and Breakfast and private rented nightly let accommodation.
1. the overall business case for the acquisition of residential properties for use as temporary affordable housing be agreed;
2. the Director of Resources be given authority, following consultation with the Leader, to use any sums specifically included in the Council’s Capital programme, currently £6.28 million, to purchase assets on receipt of a viable outline business case; and
3. the Head of Finance be authorised to carry out the necessary arrangements to obtain loan finance for the acquisitions approved under 1 above, if necessary.
Publication date: 17/04/2018
Date of decision: 17/04/2018
Decided at meeting: 17/04/2018 - Cabinet
Effective from: 27/04/2018