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London must ‘Build to Rent’ for it’s growing City of renters

NewsNews & resources New report makes case for increased ’build to rent’ development across London’s boroughs One of London’s leading business organisations London First has teamed up with London Councils, the membership organisation representing the 32 boroughs and City of London, to increase

September 7, 2017 0 comments

London has opportunity to reverse decades of housebuilding shortfall

NewsNews & resources Record number of planning applications gives London a shot at 50,000 homes target But challenge remains to convert applications into new front doors opening Fifty Thousand Homes campaign puts the ‘scores on the doors’ with detailed Ordnance Survey data London

August 29, 2017 0 comments

Night tube boost to 24 hour economy

NewsNews & resources London First celebrated the first anniversary of the night tube with a reception hosted by EY. It was the perfect opportunity to explore the success of the night tube and the wider impact it has had on London’s 24-hour economy.

August 24, 2017 0 comments

Response to Grenfell Tower tragedy; next steps for the industry

UncategorizedNewsNews & resources At our recent Chairman’s breakfast, hosted by Grainger, we heard how the property sector is responding with robust support following the tragic fire at Grenfell Tower. Helen Gordon, Chief Executive, Grainger and Junior Vice President, British Property Federation (BPF) highlighted

July 28, 2017 0 comments

A strong signal from government on Crossrail 2

NewsNews & resources Following prolonged campaigning from London First, Crossrail 2 took an important step forward this week with the publication of a joint statement from the Mayor and Transport Secretary. The statement highlighted agreement on the need for new transport infrastructure to

July 28, 2017 0 comments

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