1000 new homes started in Enfield and Haringey by City Hall

327 new affordable homes were started by City Hall in Enfield and 691 in Haringey between April and December 2019, according to new figures from the Greater London Authority (GLA). Across London, this number exceeded 12,500. London Assembly Member, Joanne McCartney AM, welcomed these figures as “very encouraging”, but has called on the new Housing … Continue reading 1000 new homes started in Enfield and Haringey by City Hall

Over 10,000 Children Stuck in Temporary Accommodation

In response to new Government figures revealing that 6,310 households in Enfield & Haringey were recorded as living in temporary accommodation between April and June 2019, including a total of 10,813 children, local London Assembly Member, Joanne McCartney AM, said: “It is terrible to think of so many local families waking up on Christmas Day in unsuitable, and in some cases, unsafe living conditions. … Continue reading Over 10,000 Children Stuck in Temporary Accommodation

Joanne calls for an end to Section 21 evictions

The latest Government figures have revealed that 462 households in Enfield and 316 in Haringey were threatened with homelessness between March 2018 and April 2019, after being issued with a section 21 eviction notice. London Assembly Member, Joanne McCartney AM, is calling upon the Government to abolish the use of section 21 or ‘no-fault’ evictions … Continue reading Joanne calls for an end to Section 21 evictions