The team have specific expertise in:
Affordable Housing and Regeneration including providing advice on estate regeneration, tenure models, local housing need, grant applications, partnerships with registered providers, planning applications expert witness and policy formation. Our clients include Adur & Worthing Councils, Barnet Council, Ealing Council, Eco-World, Camden Council, Clarion Housing, Folkestone Council, Imperial College, London & Quadrant, Notting Hill Genesis, One Housing, Places for People, South Oxfordshire DC, St Mungo’s, Wellcome Trust and Westminster Council.
Development Viability including specialist financial modelling services. We offer detailed technical advice at all stages of the development process from early feasibility testing through the design and planning process to delivery. We also provide expert witness services in respect of planning applications and compulsory purchase. Key projects have included Battersea Power Station, The Biscuit Factory (Bermondsey), Earls Court and Greenwich Peninsula.
Funding and Delivery including obtaining grant and infrastructure funding, investment partner registration, formation of new registered providers and the sale of affordable housing to Registered Providers. Key projects have included Barking Riverside (L&Q & GLA), Canada Water (British Land) Gilston Park Estate (Places for People) and Castle Lane (Landsec).
We also have specialist expertise in preparing and presenting the planning, economic and local housing need & affordability case for Build-to-Rent and Specialist Housing types including Student Accommodation, Senior Living and Compact Living. Our clients include Aitch Group, Camden Council, Canary Wharf Group, City & Docklands, Delancey, Downing Students, Grainger & TfL, Greystar, Grosvenor, Inhabit, L&G, Meadow Partners, Neat & Blackrock, Quintain, Pocket Living, U+I, Westfield and The Collective.
The team’s services are able to be provided independently or as part of a wider multi-disciplinary team, often overlapping seamlessly with the wider associated services provided by Quod.