Greenwich Borough Council has 1,285 empty homes

In October 2017, there were 1,285 unfurnished and empty homes in Greenwich Borough Council, of which 143 had been empty for longer than 2 years.

What your candidates say about empty homes

You'll be voting on 3 May in Middle Park and Sutcliffe ward, where you have 11 candidates to choose from.

We emailed candidates to ask: If elected, will you vote to double council tax on empty homes in Greenwich Borough Council, and work to end the scandal of properties being left empty? Here's what they said.

Syed Ali Tarek, Green Party

This candidate is supporting the pledge

Their comments: In October 2017, there were 1,285 unfurnished empty homes in Greenwich Borough Council, of which 143 had been empty for longer than 2 years - that's a scandal at a time when so many people are struggling to get on the property ladder, and with rough sleeping at such high levels.
Mark James, Labour and Co-operative Party

Has been sent the pledge, but hasn't replied yet

Christine May, Labour and Co-operative Party

Has been sent the pledge, but hasn't replied yet

Aileen Davis, Conservative and Unionist Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Christopher Edward John Smith, Liberal Democrats

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Ian Hawking, Labour and Co-operative Party

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James Shipp, Conservative and Unionist Party

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Kate Drury, Conservative and Unionist Party

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Lee Coppack, Liberal Democrats

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Patricia Mary Marshall, Liberal Democrats

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Ray Adams, UK Independence Party (UKIP)

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