Having considered an open and a confidential officer report, and a
presentation by the Deputy Mayor and Cabinet Member for Housing Development and Planning, Councillor Brenda Dacres, the Mayor and Cabinet agreed to:
· Approve the freehold acquisition of land from Southern Grove shown on the attached plan in Appendix 1 and funding for Lewisham Homes to enter in to a building contract to deliver 35 new homes at 52-54 New Cross Road as set out in the Part 2 Report;
· Agrees that the land and the subsequent development on the land is to be acquired from Southern Grove and will be appropriated for housing purposes under Part II of the Housing Act 1985; and
· Delegate authority to the Executive Director for Housing, Regeneration and Public Realm to agree the final terms of the freehold acquisition.