Quote:The reality is that many Heygate tenants have already been rehoused within the council's existing housing stock and a relatively small percentage have indicated that they intend to exercise their 'right to return' to the Elephant area so the original estimate of new homes required is now obsolete.
Mapmaker wrote:Not least because the 'right to return' only lasts 7 years...If it's going to be 5 years before building starts, and another 5 before it completes, there won't be a single resident exercising his right to return.
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