Do you know of an empty house in Croydon? Tell us its location?

We are working with Croydon council to tackle the problems arising from long-term empty properties.

Can you report empty and abandoned properties in your area to us via our website: or report it or text: 07823 505914

Due to data protection, the council is unable to provide us with the personal contact details or the location of the empty properties in Croydon.

However, if readers contact us with the location of empty properties then we can approach the council and land registry for the required information.

Governments figures for Croydon’s show 1,648 long-term empty properties and 673 empty 2nd homes = 1 in every 70 homes out of use.

By Sandra Royle, Project Manager, UK Housing Crisis




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