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 7 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: St Peters Ward;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 13/11/2023

Decision due: 16 Jan 2024 by Overview & Scrutiny Panel

Decision due: 25 Jan 2024 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 7 Affordable Rented Homes within the Housing Revenue Account (HRA).


Agenda items


  • OSP report  
  • Cabinet report