Hackney Council has agreed to freeze council tax for a 10th consecutive year.
Legal & General has confirmed its acquisition of a site on Ferry Lane in Walthamstow, its first investment in the private rented sector.
The Mayor of Newham has criticised a proposed housing development application at the current site of West Ham United FC’s Boleyn Ground for not providing enough affordable housing.
London’s local authorities should begin a re-evaluation of their Green Belt to help solve the capital’s housing crisis, according to a new report.
Redbridge will see almost £5m of public realm improvements to enhance the impact of Crossrail, say Redbridge Council in a new report.
Surveyors have completed their review of the Upton Centre following its unexpected closure in December, finding a substantial amount of work required.
Connecting local people to opportunities in Hackney’s growing business community is the aim of an innovative new space called the Hackney Opportunity Hub.
PiLabs are to launch a fund for investing in start-up companies in the property industry who embrace digital solutions.
PiLabs is working with a partners including Cushman & Wakefield to launch a programme for a select group of start-ups to receive Tech City office space, mentoring, and funding. They plan to open a fund on Seedrs – the crowdfunding site – to raise capital to invest in the five companies already selected out of more than 200 applicants who will be based in the Second Home building, in Hanbury Street. Continue reading
The Mayor of Hackney has launched a campaign against Hammerson and Ballymore’s 48 storey plans for Bishopsgate Goods Yard, which he says “threatens to plunge Tech City into darkness”.