Monthly Archives: July 2015

Empty Council homes loss of rent £320k in three months!

Northampton Borough Council in the first quarter of 2015-2016 failed to collect close to £320k due to properties being without tenants   April £106,143.00 May £100,470.00 June £113,108.00     Total £319,721.00 Advertisements

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

249 vacant council dwellings in Northampton

  Northampton had 249 vacant council dwellings on the 1st June 2015

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

552 bedrooms taken out of NBC housing stock

552 bedrooms taken out of NBC housing stock Northampton Borough Council in the last 3 years as sold 231 of its council properties, which consisted of 552 bedrooms

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

£9.69 million hole in rent expectations

£9.69 million hole in council rent expectations           Northampton Defend Council Housing have made the following assumptions:- Rent roll (June 2015) is £53.75 million That stock numbers don’t change (which we know will by RTB) We … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Osborne puts the boot in

  The following letter was published in the local press on Thursday 16 July … on the 20th July the following address was made at the full council meeting     Norman Adams public comment at council meeting 20th July … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Legal action will be taken to recover £11.62 ?

The situation is now serious state Northampton Partnership Homes in a letter to a tenant …. So serious that legal action will be taken to recover £11.62 … a few sleepless nights or a sarcastic blog?

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

NPH business plan in tatters?

At Northampton Partnership Homes it looks like its current business plan is in tatters             With rental income down by 14% Obliged to sell high value stock and hand receipts to exchequer And don’t retain … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment