Residents have been celebrating the completion of refurbishment work at Lewisham Park. It is three and a half years since residents from Lewisham Park voted in favour to transfer from Lewisham Council to L&Q as part of a stock transfer. L&Q is now pleased to confirm the refurbishment work, and extensive environmental improvements are now Continue Reading
The former George Inn Public House at 1 Rushey Green, Catford, built originally around 1700-20, was turned into affordable housing by London and Quadrant Housing Association.
Tenants from Catford’s Excalibur estate voted for the properties to be demolished and redeveloped. Residents were divided over whether there should be a regeneration of the 187 properties, built by German PoWs in the 1940s. A ballot was held asking them what they wanted to happen to the estate. More than 56 per cent (114 Continue Reading
Catford is made of various housing types from freeholders and leaseholders to social housing tenants and short term private sector tenants. Social housing landlords offer many opportunities for tenants to have a say in how services are run. These opportunities are separate from the council. They do not focus on the wider issues like planning Continue Reading
Plans to develop the old Catford dogs site has fallen through. A major development on the site of the former Catford Greyhound Stadium has fallen through due to the recession. The major development of the Catford Stadium site was approved in October 2008. Plans included 589 homes along with new shops and a community centre. Continue Reading