Waltham Forest Borough Council has 1,077 empty homes

In October 2017, there were 1,077 unfurnished and empty homes in Waltham Forest Borough Council, of which 142 had been empty for longer than 2 years.

What your candidates say about empty homes

You'll be voting on 3 May in Hoe Street 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 Waltham Forest Borough Council, and work to end the scandal of properties being left empty? Here's what they said.

Stephen William Lambert, Green Party

This candidate is supporting the pledge

Saima Mahmud, Labour Party

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

Ahsan Khan, Labour Party

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

James Nicholas Goodman, Liberal Democrats

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Letica Gil Martinez, Liberal Democrats

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Matthew Davis, Conservative and Unionist Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

We don't have an email address for this candidate.
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Paul Bell, Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Rachel Wedderburn, Conservative and Unionist Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Svetlana Holloway, Conservative and Unionist Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Thomas Edward Addenbrooke, Liberal Democrats

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Tom Connor, Labour Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Candidate names and information from Democracy Club.

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Where and how to vote

You can vote between 7am and 10pm on Thursday 3 May 2018 at your local polling station. You don't need to take your polling card with you, or any ID. Find your polling station.