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Sales activity in Stratford strengthens as we head into Q4

18th October 2017

This month, JLL's Stratford property specialists discuss their corner of east London, the impact of its growing sales market and the influence of local landlord licensing initiatives. JLL’s Stratford office opened its doors just over 18 months ago and since then, this busy corner of east London has grown rapidly. In 2017 alone almost 1,000 new homes were completed.

Small Things and Big Ideas

Comment on Labour's commitment to social housing

28th September 2017

Adam Challis, Head of residential research at JLL comments: "Jeremy Corbyn has put housing squarely back in the centre of the domestic political agenda. It is right that we uphold the emerging lessons from the Grenfell Tower fire and continue to learn from that terrible disaster. Other elements of the speech, such as rent controls, should be viewed with caution. There is a wide swathe of examples - including pre-1989 in the UK itself - that show the negative impacts of tight controls on rents."

Five Actions needed by Government to drive a step change in housing supply

26th September 2017

The UK Government has a domestic policy agenda that is at least as challenging as the EU exit negotiations are likely to prove, and with new Housing Minister Alok Sharma now in place and the coalition agreed, Government can begin to focus on the endemic housing challenges of undersupply and chronic unaffordability that previous administrations have failed to effectively address.

Small Things and Big Ideas

Sales and lettings legislation update

14th September 2017

Lucinda Skailes, Director of Tenancy Management at JLL Knightsbridge, summarises the latest changes to England's Anti Money Laundering and Energy Performance Certificate regulations.

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