HC Deb 22 October 1919 vol 120 c54W

asked the Minister of Health if he will issue a statement showing the prices paid for land acquired in connection with the Government housing scheme?


A statement as to the cost of land acquired by local authorities for housing schemes is given in the report on schemes submitted to the Ministry of Health which is issued monthly as a Command Paper. The Report issued on the 25th September shows that the cost to 528 authorities in respect of the first 12,611 acres was £2,336,896, or at the average cost of £185. per acre.