§ Mr. E. BROWN
asked the Minister of Health what are the average contract prices at the present date for non-parlour and parlour houses, exclusive of lands, roads, and sewers, in urban and rural districts, respectively?
The average prices of non-parlour and parlour houses included in contracts let by local authorities during the month of January, the-latest date for which information is available, exclusive of the cost of land, roads and sewers in urban and rural districts, respectively, were as follow:
Non-parlour houses. Parlour houses. £ £ County Boroughs, Municipal Boroughs and Urban Districts 386 455 Rural Districts 345 401
Mr. T. THOMSON
asked the Minister of Health what the average approved tender price for A and B type houses has been for the months of January and February, 1924?
§ Mr. WHEATLEY
Information is not yet available as to the average prices of houses included in contracts let by local authorities in England and Wales during February, but the particulars for December, 1923, and January, 1924, are as follows:
Month. Average tender price of Houses. Type A. Type B. December, 1923 £412 £465 January, 1924 £384 £445