Calculation basis for social housing rent (FOI)
Calculation basis for social housing rent (FOI)Produced by the Freedom of Information office
Authored by Government of Jersey and published on 02 September 2020.
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Can you please supply the calculations and sources of information used in order to set Social Housing rents at 90% of Market rate?
The information requested is exempt under Article 23 (Accessible by other means) of the Freedom of Information (Jersey) Law 2011 as it is accessible to the requester within www.gov.je and is available in the following link:
The Minister for Housing’s Report of 4 March 2013 ‘States of Jersey Housing Transformation Programme: Full Business Case’ sets out the business modelling used to determine the social housing rents policy.
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