Wednesday, Sep 23, 2009

They could have asked us!

Hansard: Parliamentary questions, 1 Sept 2009

Q: Sarah Teather: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what the average length of time was between a home being placed on the market and being sold in the latest period for which figures are available. A: John Healey: We do not collect the data requested.

Posted by mark wadsworth @ 07:42 PM (1211 views)
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1. str 2007 said...

Is Sarah and HPCer I wonder, very topical question.

Wednesday, September 23, 2009 08:51PM Report Comment

2. str 2007 said...

From further down the link :-

{{Mr. Malik: The Independent Housing Ombudsman (THO) currently employs 35.5 full-time equivalent employees. Its budget for 2009-10 is £3,326,734. The IHO does not receive any financial support from the Department.

Leasehold Advisory Service
Grant Shapps: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government how many full-time equivalent employees the Leasehold Advisory Service employs; what its budget for 2009-10 is; and how much it will receive in support from his Department in 2009-10. [288478]

Mr. Malik: LEASE currently employs 19 full-time equivalent staff. The expenditure forecast by LEASE for 2009-10 is £1,468,851. Communities and Local Government expects to provide a grant-in-aid amount of £1,325,000 for the year 2009-10.

Leasehold Advisory Service: Managers
Grant Shapps: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what remuneration the Chief Executive of the Leasehold Advisory Service received in the most recent year for which figures are available. [288487]

Mr. Malik: The remuneration for the chief executive of the Leasehold Advisory Service with effect from 8 October 2008 is equivalent to £72,235 per annum.}}

There's some money swilling around isn't there. Has anyone ever heard of ths lot and what they do.
I've spent alot of time reading various housing articles and never heard of any of this lot.

Wednesday, September 23, 2009 08:59PM Report Comment

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