There are more than 45,000 empty homes in London. But it doesn't have to be this way.
In 2018, local authorities were given the power to double council tax on empty homes. But many of them have not yet used this power.
During the April 2018 London local elections, we asked candidates in London's local elections to take action if they were elected. More than 450 candidates signed our pledge.
Enter a London postcode to see what your candidates said: