Decision details

HofH/013/22-23 Acquisition of 2 bed property via lease for provision of temporary accommodation (Chapel Road, Worthing)

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Decision Maker: Head of Housing

Decision status: Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Decision:

To acquire the above property via a lease for a period of 3 years for the provision of temporary accommodation for homeless households.

Reasons for the decision:

To meet the Council’s need to accommodate households in housing need.

Alternative options considered:

This decision forms part of the ongoing programme to acquire properties using cheaper long term contracts to reduce expenditure on temporary accommodation and meet housing needs.

Publication date: 19/01/2023

Date of decision: 19/01/2023

Date comes into force if not called in: 27/01/2023

Call-in deadline date: 26/01/2023