Issue details

Purchase of Section 106 Affordable Housing Units

Following approval at Council of the accelerated affordable housing development programme, this report seeks the  approval to purchase 24 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

Wards affected: Thanet Villages Ward;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 30/10/2023

Decision due: 21 Nov 2023 by Overview & Scrutiny Panel

Decision due: 14 Dec 2023 by Cabinet

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

Lead director: Bob Porter

Contact: Ashley Jackson, Head of Housing and Planning Email:

What the decision will mean: Approval to purchase of 24 Affordable Rented Homes within the Housing Revenue Account (HRA).


Agenda items


  • OSP report  
  • Cabinet report