Briefing with Councillor Elizabeth Campbell, Leader of the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea

As part of our series of events with the leaders of London’s most vibrant boroughs, London First held a briefing with Councillor Elizabeth Campbell, Leader of the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea

This webinar was an excellent opportunity for the Leader to discuss her priorities for Kensington & Chelsea, her perspective on the key issues facing London business and the role that local government can play as we move into recovery.

Launch of the London First Housing Partnerships Publication

A London First publication in partnership with AECOM considers the delivery of homes through local authority and private sector collaboration. The briefing looked specifically at the Joint Venture model, and members heard from both London borough representatives and private developers on their view to such partnerships and the benefits of partnership working.

Briefing and discussion with TfL property development team

The first in a series of two briefings, this webinar focused on TfL’s significant residential development plans including its future pipeline; its approach to design; the importance of sustainability and how it engages with local communities, with a particular focus on a site in Ealing where they received resolution to grant planning permission earlier this year.

Who lives in Build to Rent?

This event saw the formal launch of the ​‘Who lives in Build-to-Rent’ report. This report provides an insight into who lives in Build-to-Rent homes in London using a sample of 10 developments from Grainger PLC, Be:here, Hayes (managed by Apo Group) and Get Living.
Monday Morning 6am in London - Marc Barrot, Flickr

Empowering Women in Planning

The roundtable focused on having a meaningful discussion with tangible takeaways on how to recruit, retain and get more women in to leadership positions within the planning profession and the wider real estate industry.