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Encouraging innovative solutions to the housing crisis

BlogNews & resources We were delighted to participate in the Young Foundation’s Reimagining Rent programme following the success of our Employer Housing Pledges. The Young Foundation tackles social problems by working alongside communities, using the tools of research and social innovation. The programme supports

May 3, 2018 0 comments

Championing business priorities in Westminster

News This week, members of the London First team met with key policymakers in Westminster to champion the priorities for London business. We had a positive meeting with the Chairman of the Conservative Party, Brandon Lewis, highlighting the priorities for getting

April 20, 2018 0 comments

A capital year of achievement celebrated at London First awards

News Battersea Academy of Skills Excellence, Russ Shaw, founder of Tech London Advocates, and the Night Tube among the winners The seventh annual London First awards have celebrated achievements in skills and employment, transport, healthcare and business leadership across the capital.

April 20, 2018 0 comments

Giving residents their say in estate regeneration

BlogNews & resources Mairead Carroll, Programme Director, Housing I have lived in east London for the past 20 years, with the last 10 in Newham. Close to where I live stand three tall towers all nearly empty, all in various stages of disrepair.

April 19, 2018 0 comments

Promising to build new homes will unlock support in London elections

News Polling ahead of 3 May elections finds 43% of London’s voters are more favourable towards a candidate who backs new homes Housing is key election battleground but candidates underestimate public support for new homes Majority of Londoners agree more homes

April 11, 2018 0 comments

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