Category: London Property Developments
Market trends, transactions and news stories from across the business.
Strettons and Waltham Forest Council Agree Sale of Prominent Walthamstow Development Site
Waltham Forest Council has purchased Central House, 189-203 Hoe Street, and 80-86 St Mary’s Road, a prominent development site in Walthamstow, E17.
Strettons works with Creative Land Trust on its first studio acquisition
Working with Strettons, Creative Land Trust recently exchanged contracts for the acquisition of Stone Studios in the heart of Hackney Wick from developer Telford Homes.
The Most Significant Overhaul of the Planning System Since WWII
In a speech on 30 June 2020, PM Boris Johnson set out the Government’s commitment to fuel economic recovery by removing constraints on the planning system and encouraging a national...
Affordable housing in London
With property prices rising faster than wages, the issue of providing affordable homes in the capital is one that remains to be resolved. Lack of clarity on definitions, the range of options and the potential for schemes to be undermined by developers could weaken the good intentions of the London boroughs to meet their challenging targets of providing affordable homes in their areas.