20 Jan 2016

The Mayor ’s Design Advisory Group announce key recommendations to address London’s rising population

The Mayor’s Design Advisory Group have today announced the Good
Growth Agenda, a series of strategic papers examining how London can
address its rapid population rise through ‘good growth’. The papers and their recommendations will be launched throughout February at a series of public events, organised by New London Architecture.

14 Jan 2016

Management the key for growing build to rent sector

Build to rent – at scale – is a PRS sector whose time has come for London, with ‘pivotal shifts’ in customer demand and policy leading to record numbers of projects having been started during 2015. But more attention should be paid to design, maintenance and ‘holistic’ management if it is to flourish and become more of an answer to the capital’s housing crisis.

14 Jan 2016

London Architecture Diary - January 2016 Guest Editor Mark Cox

I’m thrilled to have the opportunity to be this month’s editor of London Architecture Diary. Here at NLA, we’re delighted to be looking after the listings on the website and look forward to an exciting 2016 ahead. If you run or are aware of an event which you would like to see listed, please do get in touch

13 Jan 2016

Housing crisis needs cocktail of solutions

London needs to mix up a cocktail of innovative long-term measures if it is to solve its housing crisis, rather than concentrate too heavily on single issue ideas such as building on Green Belt land or creating high density tower blocks in the centre.