Wednesday, June 17, 2009

Bellway gets go-ahead for £3.5bn Barking Riverside first phase

Housebuilder Bellway has recieved the green light for the first 3,300 homes on the ВЈ3.5bn Barking Riverside housing development.

The scheme also comprises two new schools, a community centre and enhancements to public space.

Plans were submitted to the Thames Gateway Development Corporation in January, and work is to start by the end of the year.

Around 10,800 homes are planned for the 150ha site.

More planning news from EGI.