London council in affordable rent snub

The London Borough of Islington has told housing associations it will not back bids for funding under the Government's Affordable Rent programme.

by Susanna Gillman
Labour-controlled authority is the first in the capital to rule out social landlords charging tenants up to 80 per cent of market rents.
Labour-controlled authority is the first in the capital to rule out social landlords charging tenants up to 80 per cent of market rents.

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