Floodplain wrote:Wait a minute......people earning more than £100K should NOT be living in public housing.
The Housing Bill tackles this obscene loophole for the first time, ever.
The Bill also establishes a registration programme for Landlords and bans rogue landlords from renting out properties.
Finally, it forces local authorities to release public land for housing. Progressive Councils like Southwark are completely exonerated in this respect - but there are other councils out there of all political persuasions that could and should be doing more - and the Housing Bill measures are aimed at them.
Surely, all of the above provisions are to welcomed?
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