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Neighbourhood plan published for east London estate earmarked for 3,000-home regeneration

Neighbourhood plan published for east London estate earmarked for 3,000-home regeneration

A draft neighbourhood plan for a housing estate close to the London 2012 Olympic Park earmarked for major regeneration contains proposals to enforce a ballot of residents before the demolition of homes on the estate is approved.

London mayor accepts 21% affordable housing level for 794-home Croydon scheme

London mayor accepts 21% affordable housing level for 794-home Croydon scheme

London mayor Sadiq Khan has said he will not intervene over what would be one of the UK's tallest buildings, despite the developer proposing an on-site affordable housing provision of 21 per cent.

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What the London mayor's new housing targets mean for planners

What the London mayor's new housing targets mean for planners

The mayor of London Sadiq Khan's decision to ask outer London boroughs to plan for a much greater share of the capital's housing growth has prompted concerns in some town halls.

How we did it: Securing airport expansion permission

How we did it: Securing airport expansion permission

Mayoral opposition had to be overcome to obtain approval for London City Airport's expansion plan, David Dewar reports.

How Khan faced down boroughs in the hunt for cheap homes

How Khan faced down boroughs in the hunt for cheap homes

Mayoral consents for two big residential schemes in the face of borough opposition suggests the mayor will help developers who boost affordable housing numbers, say experts.

Five things we learned from the MIPIM UK property fair

Five things we learned from the MIPIM UK property fair

The MIPIM UK property fair was held in London on 19 October. Here are five things we learned from the event:


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