Number of household on waiting list for 4 bed properties or larger

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Nicola Greenfield

Dear Haringey Borough Council,

Could you please provide me with details of the number of households on your housing register who are deemed to be overcrowded and requiring 4 or more bedrooms. Can this be broken down into 4, 5, 6 and 7 bedroom need please.
In addition can you advise of the earliest list date and the average waiting time for accommodation of this size. I would also like details of the number of homeless households that are currently awaiting family sized accommodation broken down in the same way please.
Can you also advise how many 4 bedroom or larger properties that the authority currently own broken down by property size.

Yours faithfully,

Nicola Greenfield

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Dear Ms Nicola Greenfield,
 
Freedom of Information Request: Reference LBH/9699220
 
I acknowledge your request for information.
This information request will be dealt with in accordance with the Freedom
of Information Act 2000 and we will send the response by 7 April 2020.
 
Yours sincerely,
 
John Joannou
Feedback Officer
 
Business Improvement Team
Homes for Haringey
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Dear Ms Greenfield

 

LBH/9699220

Freedom of Information Act Request

 

Thank you for your email dated 9 March 2020 in which you made the
following request:

 

Could you please provide me with details of the number of households on
your housing register who are deemed to be overcrowded and requiring 4 or
more bedrooms. Can this be broken down into 4, 5, 6 and 7 bedroom need
please.

In addition can you advise of the earliest list date and the average
waiting time for accommodation of this size. I would also like details of
the number of homeless households that are currently awaiting family sized
accommodation broken down in the same way please.

Can you also advise how many 4 bedroom or larger properties that the
authority currently own broken down by property size.

 

The information requested is below:

 

+------------------------------------------------------------------------+
|BEDSIZE|a.No of |b. Earliest |c. No of |d. Earliest|No of |
| |households on |effective |homeless |effective |units in|
| |housing register |date of |households |date of |Council |
| |overcrowded by |households in|on housing |households |stock by|
| |bedsize |column A |register by|in column C|bedsize |
| | | |bedsize | | |
|-------+-----------------+-------------+-----------+-----------+--------|
|4 | 122| 09/02/04 | 239| 25/11/03 | 604|
|-------+-----------------+-------------+-----------+-----------+--------|
|5 | 24| 21/02/12 | 59| 13/02/06 | 107|
|-------+-----------------+-------------+-----------+-----------+--------|
|6 | 4| 29/11/11 | 3| 18/12/14 | 15|
|-------+-----------------+-------------+-----------+-----------+--------|
|7 | 1| 07/02/14 | 0| n/a | 2|
+------------------------------------------------------------------------+

 

The average waiting time for properties 4 bed and above is 12 years and 11
months.

 

If you have any queries please do not hesitate to contact me on 020 8489
1000 or email at [1][email address]

 

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Regards

 

 

Bev Faulkner
Head of Housing Needs

Please be advised my working week is Tuesday – Friday inclusive

Homes for Haringey

1st floor
48 Station Road, Wood Green, London N22 7TY

Tel: 020 8489 4362

Email: [4][email address]

 

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