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London vulnerable to brain drain of EU millennials as many consider leaving the capital

NewsNews & resources Nearly two thirds (64%) of London’s under 30, high-skilled EU nationals are considering leaving the UK in the next five years – adding to a significant skills shortage in the capital. –This is significantly higher than the 42% who say

October 2, 2017 0 comments

Crystal clear case for Crossrail 2 at London Infrastructure Summit

NewsNews & resources Business leaders highlighted their key asks of Government at this year’s London Infrastructure Summit – with Crossrail 2 and housing high on the agenda. The case for Crossrail 2 is crystal clear – and business is firmly behind it. So

September 15, 2017 0 comments

Business split over benefits of a Brexit transition period

NewsNews & resources 40% expect a positive impact but one in three unsure it will help them make decisions Transition agreement needs to be in place by June 2018 to realise benefits Most businesses want a one to three-year transition phase Four in

September 11, 2017 0 comments

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

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