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Affordable housing programme (3)

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

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Photo of Unmesh Desai Unmesh Desai Labour

In how many cases has the Developer-led route allowed grant to be applied to all affordable homes in a scheme after initial grant has lifted the proportion of affordable homes above the 40% threshold?

Photo of Sadiq Khan Sadiq Khan Mayor of London

The Developer-led route can be accessed by housing providers who get their schemes to 40 per cent affordable housing (by habitable room) without grant. If they reach the 40 per cent threshold, they can access developer-led grant for all affordable housing in the scheme.