North Devon District Council awarded one out of three stars

Good use is being made of the planning system to deliver affordable housing, an inspection of North Devon District Council found this week. The Audit Commission awarded the council one out of three stars for its efforts to provide affordable homes. Its report says that the local authority's approach is fair with promising prospects for improvement. Although the council has good strategies for delivering affordable housing it has yet to do so, the study adds. The commission advises the authority to bring empty homes back into use.

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