The former headquarters of the London Fire Brigade on the South Bank will be put up for sale as the London Fire and Emergency Planning Authority (LFEPA) begins the search for a partner to redevelop the building.
The Department for Communities and Local Government's (DCLG) land disposal programme has been heavily criticised by the Public Accounts Committee: MPs tasked with overseeing the government’s expenditures to ensure efficiency and transparency.
Details have been revealed for the next Sitematch London event, which brings together local authorities and private sector delegates to discuss how best to spur development activity across the capital.
Malcolm Smith has had a long career at local authorities in London and has now returned to Haringey, the borough where he lived as a student. He spoke to Sitematch about development projects in and outside the capital.
Councillor Mary Burstow tells Sitematch London about developments in the London Borough of Sutton, where she works.
Chancellor George Osborne is proposing an overhaul of the UK's planning system, which could see local authorities forced to allow the development of new homes.
Westminster Council has approved Transport for London (TfL)'s plans to redevelop its old headquarters above St James's Park Underground station into luxury residential flats, after original plans were revised to include provision for offices.
NHS England and the Department of Health has combined the powers of their two property companies: NHS Property Services and Community Health Partnerships, to help unlock space and value across the NHS estate.
Mayor of London Boris Johnson has announced four new housing zones, set to deliver over 12,000 new homes, including 3,500 which he said will be affordable.
Greg Clark, secretary of state for the Department of Communities and Local Government, has called on the government to release enough surplus land for 150,000 new homes by 2020.