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Council strategy to deliver the buy-backs scheme.

Meeting: 26/09/2019 - Cabinet (Item 7.)

7. Acquisition of Properties for Housing Revenue Account Purposes pdf icon PDF 155 KB

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Appendix 1 of this report is not for publication as it contains exempt information of the description contained in paragraphs 14 and 21 of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972.




1.            the contents of the report be noted


2.            the continued purchase of residential properties from the open market in accordance with the HRA business plan and approved Capital Programme be approved; and


3.            authority be delegated to the Assistant Director, Housing and Communities, to approve the purchase of appropriate properties (pursuant to recommendation 2 above), subject to advice from the Council’s Valuer, the Section 151 Officer and the Director of Governance and Legal Services; and compliance with the Procedure Rules for the Acquisition or Disposal of Land.