Tower Hamlets Borough Council has 1,170 empty homes

In October 2017, there were 1,170 unfurnished and empty homes in Tower Hamlets Borough Council, of which 65 had been empty for longer than 2 years.

What your candidates say about empty homes

You'll be voting on 3 May in Mile End ward, where you have 17 candidates to choose from.

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

Tabitha Potts, Liberal Democrats

This candidate is supporting the pledge

Jonathan Fryer, Liberal Democrats

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

Shah Alam, People's Alliance of Tower Hamlets

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

David Edgar, Labour Party

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

Aaron Parr, Green Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Asma Islam, Labour Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Carlos Soares de Freitas, Conservative and Unionist Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Ciaran Cusack, Green Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Gracie Dorothy Browning, Conservative and Unionist Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Helal Miah, Aspire

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Joynul Bashar, Aspire

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Mohammad Obeaidur Rahman, People's Alliance of Tower Hamlets

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Mohammed Sajjadur Rahman, People's Alliance of Tower Hamlets

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Mustak Ahmed Syed, Aspire

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Nick Millward, Conservative and Unionist Party

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Puru Miah, Labour Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Richard Macmillan, Liberal Democrats

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Candidate names and information from Democracy Club.

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