Use of properties in Essex for temporary accommodation

Z Bloomfield made this Freedom of Information request to Hammersmith and Fulham Borough Council

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Dear Hammersmith and Fulham Borough Council,
Please specify the number and type of properties you have used separately in the following boroughs for a) temporary accommodation for homelessness and b) preventative homelessness by financial year in 2015/16, 2016/17, 2017/18 and 2018 April to December.

i) Basildon
ii) Braintree
iii) Brentwood
iv) Castle Point
v) Chelmsford
vi) Colchester
vii) Epping Forest
viii) Harlow
ix) Maldon
x) Rochford
xi) Tendring
xii) Uttlesford

Please provide the information by property type, tenure and size as follows (or as close to this as possible depending on how you record the information):

a) Paid nightly (B and B) room with shared facilities
b) Paid nightly hostel (room with shared facilities)
c) room self contained (studio)
d) 1 bed room self contained
e) 2 bed room self contained
f) 3 bed room self contained
g) 4 or more bed room self contained
For each property the tenure type – direct with private landlord, leased by council from private landlord, housing association, own stock, leased through a council scheme with private landlords, leased through a housing association (or registered provider) scheme with private landlord, other (please specify).

Please also provide the post code area (first part of the postcode only is fine) for each of these properties and the number of a) single people housed there in each financial year and b) number of couples without children c) number households with children (along with number of children) for each of these post code areas (or by property used).

Yours faithfully,

Z Bloomfield

H and F In Touch, Hammersmith and Fulham Borough Council

Our reference: 1414424
 
 
Dear Sir/Madam 
 
Thank you for your request for information that was received on 20
December 2018.  Your request has been summarised as follows:
 
Please specify the number and type of properties you have used separately
in the following boroughs for a) temporary accommodation for homelessness
and b) preventative homelessness by financial year in 2015/16, 2016/17,
2017/18 and 2018 April to December.

i) Basildon
ii) Braintree
iii) Brentwood
iv) Castle Point
v) Chelmsford
vi) Colchester
vii) Epping Forest
viii) Harlow
ix) Maldon
x) Rochford
xi) Tendring
xii) Uttlesford

Please provide the information by property type, tenure and size as
follows (or as close to this as possible depending on how you record the
information):

a) Paid nightly (B and B) room with shared facilities
b) Paid nightly hostel (room with shared facilities)
c) room self contained (studio)
d) 1 bed room self contained
e) 2 bed room self contained
f) 3 bed room self contained
g) 4 or more bed room self contained
For each property the tenure type - direct with private landlord, leased
by council from private landlord, housing association, own stock, leased
through a council scheme with private landlords, leased through a housing
association (or registered provider) scheme with private landlord, other
(please specify).

Please also provide the post code area (first part of the postcode only is
fine) for each of these properties and the number of a) single people
housed there in each financial year and b) number of couples without
children c) number households with children (along with number of
children) for each of these post code areas (or by property used).
 
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2000and we aim to send a response by 22 January 2019- this is 20 working
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Yours sincerely
 
 
h&f InTouch team
 
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Dear H and F In Touch,
This FOI is overdue, can you update on when a response will be possible please.

Yours sincerely,

Z Bloomfield

Graham Ostle, Hammersmith and Fulham Borough Council

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Our reference:  1414424
 
Dear Sir/Madam
 
Thank you for your request for information received on 20 December 2018.
 
Please find attached our response to your request.
 
Yours faithfully
 
 
Graham Ostle
FOI Hammersmith & Fulham
 
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