Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has announced plans to set up a new task force Ė Homes for Londoners Ė at City Hall, to oversee housebuilding and speed up the delivery of affordable homes.
Real estate consultant Knight Frank has been a long-standing partner of the Sitematch programme. The Sitematch London team has caught up with the firmís head of public sector and partner James Leaver for a short interview.
Hounslow Councilís development management team has been named Local Authority Team of the Year at the Planning and Placemaking Awards 2016.
Looking to protect office space in the capital, the new Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has taken a stance against office to residential regulations.
The London Borough of Croydon has launched a wholly-owned housing company, Brick by Brick, to build more than 1,000 homes on council-owned land by 2018. Some of these will be classed as affordable; others will be available on the open market.
Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has announced he will review housing zones in the capital to ensure they can provide sufficient affordable homes.
A clear message to developers was sent by Mayor Sadiq Khan as he refused a major planning application, citing environmental and affordable housing concerns.
Barratt London and Segro have been appointed by Enfield Council as development partners for the £3.5 billion Meridian Water development, which will create 10,000 homes and 16,700 jobs.
The outcome of a poll indicates that 61% of MPs believe the fees for planning applications should be increased.
Developer U+I has been selected by the London Fire and Emergency Planning Authority as a development partner for the regeneration of 8 Albert Embankment, where a £300 million mixed-use scheme is planned.