Current Empty Homes Statistics
The data is obtained from council tax information. The data is supplied by owners of empty homes who report their properties as empty to their council. Councils usually offer exemptions from council tax for empty homes, which gives an incentive for owners to report thier property as empty. Click here for a detailed regional breakdown.
Empty Homes Statistics Archive
Empty Homes Statistical archive contains all the data on empty homes back to 1999/2000. Click here to view these files.
Empty Homes Research
Research papers on the issue of empty homes. Contributors include: BSHF, MORI and Halifax. Click here to view these files.