Issue details

Purchase of Section 106 Affordable Housing Units

A report was presented to cabinet following approval at Council of the accelerated affordable housing development programme, and the decision to include an additional £7.485m in the HRA capital programme, the report sought the  approval to purchase 42 section 106 units.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure or Making one-off Savings anticipated to be £250,000 or more*;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 14/06/2023

Decision due: 27 Jul 2023 by Cabinet

Lead member: Councillor Helen Whitehead, Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Housing

Lead director: Bob Porter

Contact: Bob Porter, Director of Place Email:

What the decision will mean: Approval to purchase of 42 Affordable Rented Homes within the Housing Revenue Account (HRA).


Agenda items


  • Cabinet report