Monthly Archives: June 2015

2,599 households on the waiting list

Northampton Borough Council had 2,599 households on the waiting list in May 2015 it also had as this Freedom of Information response shows 283 void properties Advertisements

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Northampton Borough Council sells 231 properties for less than £48k each

Northampton Borough Council sells 231 properties for less than £48k each Statistical release: 25 June the Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) published the latest quarterly Right to Buy figures Which show that in quarter 4 (January to March … Continue reading

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160 reasons of why Northampton needs to ‘pull its finger out’

  160 reasons of why Northampton needs to ‘pull its finger out’ Most people find it difficult to understand why we have over 250 council home empty and even more difficult to understand why 160 of them have been empty … Continue reading

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Council Rents April 2015

Northampton Borough Council weekly rents (April 2015) Property Type Average Rent Lower Quartile Upper Quartile Studio   £65.27 £62.23 £70.77 One Bedroom   £81.07 £78.28 £83.84 Two Bedroom   £93.61 £90.48 £97.34 Three Bedroom   £104.35 £100.78 £106.78 Four or … Continue reading

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ONLY three still owns its housing stock, which are Northampton, Kettering and Corby

Northamptonshire is made up of seven councils that are (local housing authorities) being: – Corby Daventry East Northamptonshire Kettering Northampton South Northamptonshire Wellingborough ONLY three still owns its housing stock, which are Northampton, Kettering and Corby All the others have … Continue reading

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If the Labour Group are incapable then DIY

If the Labour Group are incapable then DIY IF the Labour Group are incapable or not willing to hold the administration to account, then members of the public should attempt to, sadly only one member of the public used (member … Continue reading

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Northampton MP telling porkies?

David Mackintosh (now MP Northampton South) when leader of NBC   At a (8th June 2015) council meeting in a supplementary question to the cabinet member for housing, Norman Adams made the point that the response to question 15 seemed … Continue reading

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