Your browser is no longer supported

For the best possible experience using our website we recommend you upgrade to a newer version or another browser.

Your browser appears to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of this website, please enable cookies in your browser

We'll assume we have your consent to use cookies, for example so you won't need to log in each time you visit our site.
Learn more

SOUTH SHROPSHIRE DC TO TRANSFER HOUSING STOCK

  • Comment
Tenants of South Shropshire DC have voted to transfer the housing stock to South Shropshire Housing Association Lim...
Tenants of South Shropshire DC have voted to transfer the housing stock to South Shropshire Housing Association Limited. 1,796 tenants were eligible to vote and there was a turnout of 82%. A total of 70% of tenants who voted were in favour (1,025) and 30% against (446). This means that 57% of all tenants eligible to vote were in favour.

Chairman of the council's Housing, Health and Environment Committee, Linda Cox said: 'For existing tenants their rents will be significantly lower than if the stock stayed with the council and, in addition, all of the outstanding repairs and renewals will be carried out over the next 3-5 years in all properties.
  • Comment

Have your say

You must sign in to make a comment

Please remember that the submission of any material is governed by our Terms and Conditions and by submitting material you confirm your agreement to these Terms and Conditions.

Links may be included in your comments but HTML is not permitted.