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London -the city of renters

Blog Jonathan Seager – Executive Director, Policy, London First London is about to become a city of renters, with the number of people renting in the capital due to overtake homeowners by 2025. London must therefore take a long-term and strategic

September 7, 2017 0 comments

London Urban Transformation Commission – Accelerating development for the benefit of Londoners

Blog London Urban Transformation Commission Chairman, Stephen Warrington Hardly a day goes by without fresh comment on the dire situation surrounding housing in London. Supply growth is weak and new build targets are missed by huge margins. Buying a property for

September 7, 2017 0 comments

The gloves are off-time to win back London’s tourism top spot

BlogNews & resources   Jasmine Whitbread supporting London & Partners’ launch of a Tourism Vision for London. With the Mayor of London, Night Czar and our members Hilton and AirBnb.  London & Partners’ Tourism Vision, launched by the Mayor last night and supported by London

September 1, 2017 0 comments

Mayor’s Supplementary Planning Guidance launched

Blog Steve Cole, Programme Director- Housing February saw the deadline for consultation responses to the Mayor’s new Supplementary Planning Guidance (SPG) on affordable housing and viability. The finalised document has now been published. Background The core of the SPG remains very

August 18, 2017 0 comments

Immigration announcements; more smoke and mirrors?

BlogNews & resources Mark Hilton, London First Policy Director, Skills Immigration policy is undoubtedly the huge hurdle in Brexit negotiations, and the number one priority for business. This week, Amber Rudd set out to reassure business leaders, with the promise of an implementation

July 28, 2017 0 comments

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