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Government funding is just the beginning

Lord Heseltine’s work on a national strategy for regenerating deprived housing estates got published today. And there is to be an additional £32m of new funding released, to bolster the original £140m Estate Regeneration Fund announced last January. I was nose to the grindstone in Communities and Local Government when the thing first got launched […]

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We’re in it for the long term

We had a wonderful meeting yesterday with the Homes and Communities Agency (and their advisors, PWC and CBRE) on the due diligence for the Build to Rent Fund on our UKR schemes in Nottingham and Derby.  I say “wonderful” not to in any way try to prejudice the outcome – believe me, even I wouldn’t […]

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