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Old 30th Jan 2018, 13:08
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Highway1
 
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Originally Posted by KelvinD View Post
He would give local authorities the power to examine homes being deliberately kept empty and to take appropriate action, including taking possession. This may of course include compulsory purchase.

But local Councils already have the power to Compulsory Purchase unused houses and have had for decades.
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