§ Sir A. SINCLAIR
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland how many houses, other than houses built under slum clearance schemes, were erected in Scotland during the 12 months ended 31st January, 1934; how many of these were let at rents of less than £30 per annum excluding occupier's rates; how many at less than £25 per annum; how many at less than £17; how many of the houses in each of these categories were built with the help of subsidies provided under the Housing Act, 1923; how many under the Act of 1924; how many under other Acts; how many without the aid of any subsidies or guarantees; how many by private enterprise; and how many under Section 1 of the Housing (Financial Provisions) Act, 1933?
§ Sir G. COLLINS
The number of houses, other than houses built under
Enabling Act. Total number of assisted houses (other than houses built under Slum Clearance Schemes) completed during 12 months ended 31st Jan., 1934. Number of assisted houses (other than houses built under Slum Clearance Schemes) completed by local authorities and having annual rents (exclusive of occupiers rates). Total of three preceding columns. Less than £30 but not less than £25. Less than £25 but not less than £17. Less than £17. Housing, etc., Act, 1923— By local authorities — — — — — By private enterprise 3,721 Not available — Housing (Financial Provisions) (Scotland) Act, 1924— By local authorities 8,510 474 4,483 1,927 6,884 By private enterprise 1,482 Not available — Housing (Rural Authorities) Act, 1931— By local authorities 172 — — 100 100 Housing (Financial Provisions) (Scotland) Act, 1933— By local authorities (Section 1). 84 — — 84 84 By private enterprise (Section 3). — — — — — Totals 13,969 474 4,483 2,111 7,068