Issue details

Housing delivery programme

The report sets out:


a)    an update on the capital development and housing delivery programme;


b)    proposals for the Council’s established joint asset holding company (Aspiration Homes LLP) to purchase residential properties to:


i)              provide accommodation to assist the Council meet its strategic housing agenda,

ii)             improve access into the private rented sector,

iii)            increase the variety, availability and accessibility of affordable housing and low cost home ownership.


c)    proposals for the Council to acquire back leaseholder and shared ownership properties in Riverbourne House, Belmore Road, Eastbourne, BN22 8AZ - a sheltered / retirement scheme owned by the Council.

Decision type: Policy framework

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 13/11/2018

Decision due: 6 Feb 2019 by Eastbourne Borough Council Cabinet

Decision due: 20 Feb 2019 by Eastbourne Borough Council Full Council

Lead member: Councillor Alan Shuttleworth, Lead Cabinet Member for Direct Assistance Services

Lead director: Director of Regeneration and Planning

Department: Regeneration and Planning

Contact: Nathan Thompson, Property Investment and Acquisitions Lead Email: Tel: (01323) 410000.

Consultation process


Making Representations: Not applicable


Agenda items


  • Report