Plans for West Ham Football Stadium

A scoping opinion has been submitted to Newham council on behalf of the applicant Galliard Homes for the redevelopment of the West Ham United Football Club Stadium. The site is approximately 3.3 hectares in size and is located  between Green Street and Priory Road, north of Barking Road. The proposed scoping opinion is for demolition […]

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Heathrow City @ the NLA

Once again it is time to assess the opportunity behind closing down Heathrow and creating a huge new borough within London, which is expected to provide around 90,000 new homes. One of the points on why Heathrow is not beneficial to the whole of the UK,  by London’s Deputy Mayor of Housing was most interesting. […]

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London’s 34th Borough?

The NLA today hosted a talk on a topic that has been one of the key topics of development in London. Airports. Questions are being thrown around and ideas formulated, shall we build on existing infrastructure and airports, such as Stansted and Gatwick? Do we expand Heathrow? Or shall we abandon the supposedly sinking ship […]

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Residential & Office Scheme for Camden

A planning application has been lodged to Camden Council for the development of a residential and office scheme close to St Pancras. The application proposes the erection 4-11 storey development at 101 Camley Street, that will provide 121 residential units in total. 91 units will be dedicated for market sale and 30 affordable units (a […]

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Luxury ghost living

How would you like to live in a luxury home that is not yours? Too good to be true? Well the Mueller family are doing just that….. Click here for more details.

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North Korea’s ‘perfect’ village

If you thought that there was nothing stranger in North Korea than having mandated hair cuts, there is something which is just as peculiar. For a country with low standards of living this town really does takes the cake when you think about how perfect it is. Strangely enough no top party officials live here, […]

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Planning, politics and a possible new London neighbourhoood

This week EGi News reported on Telford Homes buying a development site on Rotherhithe Road, in Southwark for £19m. The site has planning permission for 158 residential units as well as a school and a GDV of around £75m. On the face of it, a typical story you’ll come across these days with developers trying to […]

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What will £195,000 buy you…?

…a one bedder in Erith? A parking space in Kensington? How about a whole village in the Alps. I’m not joking, A WHOLE VILLAGE IN THE ALPS. Go HERE for more details. Livia and her dogs are waiting to greet you.

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Plans for Bermondsey Residential Scheme

Plans have been lodged by Linden Homes to Southwark council for the development of a residential scheme of up to 7 storeys in Bermondsey. The planning application submitted outlines plans for the demolition of the existing buildings at the site, to make way for 167 residential units. 111 of these will be dedicated to market […]

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Application lodged for Docklands Tower

A planning application has been submitted to Tower Hamlets council for the erection of a 53 storey tower at Meridian Gate, Marsh Wall, E14. The redevelopment will result in the existing office buildings on the site to be demolished, in order provide 423 residential units, 319 for market sale and 104 as affordable housing. The scheme […]

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