Housing in London: The potential of land owned by transport authorities

de Cani, Richard
October 2016
Journal of Urban Regeneration & Renewal;Autumn2016, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p8
Academic Journal
This paper explores the relationship between transport and housing and examines the opportunity for using transport and rail stations in particular as a focal point for housing development. In doing so it considers the potential changes in planning policy and regulation that would be required to facilitate this and the scale of opportunity that exists.


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