London’s councils are beginning to return to delivering public housing after a slowdown since the 1980s, New London Architecture has said.
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The Irish modular home manufacturer Extraspace Solutions has been selected by PLACE to deliver 200 affordable temporary homes by 2021.
‘I see Meridian Water as an extension of the local community.’
The 1.4-hectare site at the North Middlesex University Hospital in Edmonton is expected to deliver over 200 homes with 50% of these set to be affordable.
The £11m investment will help deliver up to 200 affordable homes that will be available for rent on sites across London.
‘This is the start of a bright new era for Meridian Water.’
‘Having Hill on board to build our first homes in the Aylesbury neighbourhood is fantastic news.’
‘I am committed to putting our residents, at the heart of the new service.’
Two sets of £5000 prize money are available to encourage a variety of ideas, including those that might be considered out of the box or even undeliverable.
The left-wing think-tank the Smith Institute has found that over 60% of Londoners living in poverty are now based in outer London boroughs, which include the likes of Barking and Dagenham, Barnet, Croydon, and Harrow.