Triathlon Homes is now working with private owner Qatari Diar and Delancey, as well as the Olympic Delivery Authority, to ensure the successful delivery of high quality affordable homes at the Olympic Athletes' Village in east London.
Triathlon Homes, affordable housing provider for East Village, the legacy identity of the Olympic Athletes' Village, will take ownership of 1,379 affordable homes in the Olympic Athletes' Village.
Marc Da Silva looks at the week's news regarding affordable new homes for sale and under consideration around the UK.
A pilot scheme designed to make it easier for people to gain a foot on the housing ladder has been so successful in its first year it is to be rolled-out nationally and a £150m national housing fund created.
Genie is a unique housing product in the UK, a 25-year homeownership plan which allows people to own a home without a mortgage or deposit.
Name and business title: Angela Walsh, head of sales and marketing at Annington Homes.
Where is your firm developing and restoring the former MOD homes? The main sites we are currently developing and restoring homes in are Millson Close in Whetstone (North London), Hilsea in Portsmouth (Hampshire), Badersfield in Coltishall (Norfolk) and Annington Point in Rowner in Gosport (Hampshire).
House-hunters looking for new homes in Lewisham will welcome the launch of a second phase of properties at Central Park on Saturday 29th September. Jubilee Heights and Kestrel House provide a selection of one- and two-bedroom apartments for sale. Prices start at £222,500 for a one-bedroom property and £275,000 for a two-bedroom home.
House-hunters on the search for affordable new homes in London can still pick up a one-bedroom apartment at Hale Village, a development in Tottenham Hale from Newlon Home Ownership. These shared ownership properties have a market value from £149,000 and can be purchased with a minimum 35% share, from £52,150.
De Beauvoir Wharf, the third phase of the Kingsland Wharves development on the edge of the City of London on the banks of the historic Kingsland Basin, has been officially launched.
The new homes at the scheme have already become a hit with buyers following the recent popularity of previous phases which are now 100% reserved. The majority of apartments at De Beauvoir Wharf are waterfront facing with private balconies or terraces offering views over the Kingsland Basin.
An average of around 24,000 new homes per year could be built in London over the next ten years, according to a new Knight Frank report.
But despite the high level of new homes, there will still be a major shortfall in the volume of new build properties being delivered in relation, with additional demand for a further 37,000 homes per year.
The shortfall in central London is even more pronounced, especially when the demand for second homes is taken into account.
Redrow Homes is building on the early success of its One Commercial Street development in Aldgate, central London with the announcement of the release of a new batch of properties on the 20th floor of the building on Thursday 27th September 2012. The City Collection will feature a range of apartment styles and layouts, from studios to three-bedroom properties.