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Housing: Greater London

Question for Department for Communities and Local Government

UIN HL7239, tabled on 21 March 2016

To ask Her Majesty’s Government how many homes were completed in each London Borough in the latest year for which figures are available; and how many homes were sold under the Right to Buy in each of those London Boroughs in the same year.

Answered on

7 April 2016

The figures requested are provided in the table below:

London Borough

Dwellings completed in 20151

Right to Buy sales in 20152

Barking and Dagenham

649

216

Barnet

1,500

89

Bexley

603

..

Brent

708

60

Bromley

676

..

Camden

711

140

City of London

10

5

Croydon

1,687

160

Ealing

756

105

Enfield

610

144

Greenwich

1,874

240

Hackney

623

241

Hammersmith and Fulham

290

82

Haringey

651

177

Harrow

561

28

Havering

1,084

86

Hillingdon

537

136

Hounslow

1,043

183

Islington

189

176

Kensington and Chelsea

1,119

36

Kingston upon Thames

46

37

Lambeth

1,302

228

Lewisham

1,118

111

Merton

158

..

Newham

691

330

Redbridge

492

46

Richmond upon Thames

121

..

Southwark

1,466

278

Sutton

194

52

Tower Hamlets

1,138

264

Waltham Forest

1,081

100

Wandsworth

761

47

Westminster

166

51

1 source: Live Table 253a https://www.gov.uk/government/statistical-data-sets/live-tables-on-house-building

2 source: Live Table 691 https://www.gov.uk/government/statistical-data-sets/live-tables-on-social-housing-sales

Figures exclude Preserved Right to Buy

.. Local Authority owns no dwelling stock.