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Empty Property: Greater London

Communities and Local Government written question – answered on 7th July 2011.

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Photo of Matthew Offord Matthew Offord Conservative, Hendon

To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government whether his Department has estimated the number of empty homes in (a) Greater London and (b) Hendon constituency.

Photo of Bob Neill Bob Neill The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government

As at October 2010, the latest date that information is available, there were 79,971 empty dwellings in London, of these 3,679 were in the London borough of Barnet.

The data are as reported by local authorities and are a snapshot taken in the autumn each year. Data are collected at local authority level and it is not possible to provide data at constituency level.

In this answer, empty dwellings includes both long-term and short-term empty dwellings.

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