For a lot of people working in the sector, the types of public-private partnership (PPPs) – JV, Development Led, Strategic Partnership – are still not clear. This session explored different types of PPPs available and give the audience a better idea of the ways in which the public and private sectors can collaborate to unlock more affordable housing.
In the context of building recovery, councils are looking at how to create more opportunities for under-presented groups to get involved in housing delivery. Future of London’s Council-Led Housing Forum held a roundtable on Apprenticeships and Traineeships, exploring how apprenticeships are an effective way of diversifying development management teams and helping councils recover from the pandemic.
Many public-sector organisations tend to focus on the short term when developing property asset strategies. Increasing financial pressure forces them to prioritise a quick sale or lease at market rates over the long-term social and economic value these assets could generate. Yet maximising public asset value can be a vital … Read more