The full Belfast Waterside scheme – located on the site of the former Sirocco Works – is set to transform the east bank of the city.
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‘We cannot say whether the scheme has delivered value for money.’
‘Land disposal can also make an important contribution to regeneration by making land available for development.’
‘Community engagement is beneficial for both parties – developers are more likely to have permission for their schemes granted and residents are more likely to be happy with a proposed development.’
A report by the Housing Committee found that the total of new affordable homes completed in London last year was well below last decade’s average.
The initiative, which will allow people to rent homes at 80% of market rent, will be launched with a pilot project involving 14 new homes in Dingle.
‘Research shows that the public really care about beautiful buildings and places in their area.’
Homeowners in the South East of England have become £80,000 richer than those living elsewhere in England and Wales since 2013, Centre for Cities said.
‘This £142 million investment will mean we can build more of the properties our country so badly needs.’
‘We need to see significant structural change and while funding for projects is always going to be welcome there is a great deal more, within government especially, which needs to change’