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Seaside and Country Homes

Questions to the Mayor of London – answered on 20th March 2020.

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Photo of Caroline Pidgeon Caroline Pidgeon Liberal Democrat

What proportion of applications for a new property that were made through the Seaside and Country Homes scheme were successful in each year since 2013/2014?

Photo of Sadiq Khan Sadiq Khan Mayor of London

Please see the table below:

Number of new applications

Number of lettings

Lettings as a percentage of applications

2013/14

643

155

24%

2014/15

525

147

28%

2015/16

485

126

26%

2016/17

579

110

19%

2017/18

591

105

18%

2018/19

687

142

21%

2019/20 (to 10th March 2020)

647

169

26%

Please note - applicants who are let a property will not necessarily have applied to the scheme in the same year in which they are housed.