Decision details

Decision Maker: Deputy Leader of the Council and Corporate Finance & Governance Portfolio Holder

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The Finance and Corporate Resources Portfolio Holder and Deputy Leader of the Council and the Portfolio Holder for Housing. Approve the principle of and terms for:
The sale of the greensward to the front and roadside of the privately owned bungalows 2a and 2b Laurel Avenue, Dovercourt to the owners of those bungalows for the use of garden land.

Reasons for the decision:

The Portfolio Holder for Finance and Corporate Resources approval in September 2018 provided authority to proceed with negotiating the terms for the sale of the land in accordance with the Councils Property Dealing Policy.
This requested decision seeks authority to complete the transaction on the terms negotiated including sale for valuation price.

Alternative options considered:

Not to approve sale and land to remain in informal use.

Publication date: 11/04/2019

Date of decision: 19/03/2019

Effective from: 23/04/2019

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