Housing stock utilisation

Constantina Payne made this Freedom of Information request to Swindon Borough Council

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Dear Swindon Borough Council,

Please define figures for each month in the last 6 months :

(A) Number of SBC owned /managed housing stock units

(A1) categorised by number of bedrooms

(B) % of those units which were unoccupied during the reference month

(C) % of those units within the reference month which had been unoccupied for greater than 3 months

Yours faithfully,

Constantina Payne

Customer Services, Swindon Borough Council

Thank you for your email which has been forwarded to the FOI office for response.

Kind regards

Customer Services
Swindon Borough Council
Wat Tyler House
Swindon SN1 2JG
Phone: 01793 445500

E-mail: [Swindon Borough Council request email]
Website: www.swindon.gov.uk

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Dear Constantina Payne,

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Dear Constantina Payne,

Case reference number: FOI001023

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Sheila Morley, Swindon Borough Council

Dear Sir/Madam

 

Freedom of Information Request - Ref: FOI001023

 

Thank you for your email dated 27th September. Please find the response to
the following questions:

 

(A)  Number of SBC owned /managed housing stock units

 

(A1) categorised by number of bedrooms

 

Bedrooms   April May June July August September
               
0 Bedsits 254 254 256 256 256 256
1   3233 3247 3257 3259 3274 3274
2   2849 2847 2846 2848 2846 2846
3   3731 3730 3728 3723 3720 3714
4   188 188 188 189 189 189
5   6 6 6 6 6 6
6   3 3 3 3 3 3
7   0 0 0 0 0 0
8   1 1 1 1 1 1
TOTAL STOCK 10265 10276 10285 10285 10295 10289

 

 

(B) % of those units which were unoccupied during the reference month.
(This figure is shown in quantity

 

Month April May June July Aug Sept
Number of Properties 233 213 189 215 226 214

 

 

(C) % of those units within the reference month which had been unoccupied
for greater than 3 months (this figure is shown in quantity)

 

Month April May June July Aug Sept
Number of Properties 31 17 14 11 11 9

 

 

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Dear Constantina Payne,

Case reference number: FOI001023

On 29/10/2018 an update to your case was recorded on the timeline.  

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Dear Constantina Payne,

Case reference number: FOI001023

On 29/10/2018 an update to your case was recorded on the timeline.  

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Dear Constantina Payne,

Case reference number: FOI002054

Thank you for your request. The Freedom of Information Act creates two
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