Decision details

Purchase of Property in North Wingfield

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


Cabinet considered a report proposing a change of tenure mix for the Whiteleas development at North Wingfield.


Cabinet discussed the proposals in the report and the actions taken in the lead up to this meeting. At the conclusion of the discussion Members indicated their support for the proposed approach.


RESOLVED - That Cabinet agreed to the proposed change of tenure mix required on the Whiteleas development at North Wingfield.


REASONS FOR DECISION – Developing the vacant Council owned land at Whiteleas supports the delivery of new homes in the District. Changing the mix supports the Council’s commitment to the delivery of high-quality affordable housing for rent in the District.


OTHER OPTIONS CONSIDERED AND REJECTED – Continuing with existing mix of tenures was rejected, due to risk of sales due to worsening economic and market conditions.


(Paragraph 3)

Report author: Jayne Dethick

Publication date: 30/06/2023

Date of decision: 29/06/2023

Decided at meeting: 29/06/2023 - Cabinet

  • Restricted enclosure  View reasons restricted