Council approves nine-story block of flats overlooking Burgess Park – South London News

By Robert Firth, Local Democracy Reporter A nine-storey block of flats will be built next to a park despite officials previously raising concerns about the size of the development. Southwark council approved... Read more »

Hill starts work on 440 flats scheme in West London

Situated next to the new Brentford FC and London Irish stadium, half the homes will be affordable and include a mix of shared ownership and affordable rented homes. The plans comprise five... Read more »

Daneche Tison named as man shot in heart outside west London flats | UK News

Police have named a man who died after being shot in the heart outside a block of flats. Daneche Tison, 26, was shot in Bruckner Street, Queen’s Park, in west London in... Read more »

150 more flats agreed for Marlowe Road Estate in Walthamstow

The developer which has spent years rebuilding a Walthamstow estate has won permission to squeeze almost 150 extra flats onto the site. Plans to rebuild most of the Marlowe Road Estate, replacing... Read more »

Manor Park fire: 100 firefighters called to east London flats

Around 100 firefighters are tackling a fire in a tower block in east London. Emergency services were called to the block of flats in Grantham Road, Manor Park, just after 2.45pm today... Read more »

100 firefighters tackling ‘ferocious’ blaze at block of flats in south London

Around 120 people were evacuated from a 19-storey block of flats in south London after it caught fire today. Fifteen fire engines and about 100 firefighters attended the scene of the flat fire... Read more »

Shepherd’s Bush fire: Huge blaze on 12th floor of high rise flats near Grenfell Tower

Half of a flat on the 12th floor of the residential block is alight, with around 60 firefighters and eight fire engines battling the blaze ( Image: Get West London) Around 60... Read more »

‘Highly imposing’ Wimbledon Park flats approved on site with ‘radioactive contamination’

Buildings on an industrial estate will be demolished to make way for nearly 100 “highly imposing” new flats in Wimbledon Park. But the cost to remove radioactive contamination from the site next... Read more »

‘Beautiful’ North London house will be knocked down for flats and locals are fuming

Residents in a North London neighbourhood were shocked that an “historic” building in their area is set to be bulldozed for an “ugly” and “terrifying” new development. Brent Council’s planning committee voted... Read more »

demand for London flats is yet to s…

Despite a move back to normality for those living and working within the capital, demand for apartment-style living across London is yet to return. Ocasa, the specialist affordable rental platform, looked at... Read more »