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Thread: London fire: Jeremy Corbyn renews call to seize empty homes

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    Quote Originally Posted by BryanLuc View Post
    I bet those who have already paid an arm and a leg for one of these flats are delighted with their new neighbours
    It's reported these 68 flats were already designated as "affordable housing", so no doubt it was always intended they'd be obliged to use the back entrance and not use the gym, pool and other amenities the rich tenants will pay for.

    The Evening Standard reports the flats are being acquired by the City of London Corporation as part of the response to the fire...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Patman Post View Post
    It's reported these 68 flats were already designated as "affordable housing", so no doubt it was always intended they'd be obliged to use the back entrance and not use the gym, pool and other amenities the rich tenants will pay for.

    The Evening Standard reports the flats are being acquired by the City of London Corporation as part of the response to the fire...

    I always laugh when I see "affordable housing"
    Affordable by who?
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