Housing

Delancey: tax-haven Tories devouring neighbourhoods

Delancey is a property developer involved in some of London’s highest

Elephant & Castle shopping centre: the battle at London’s gentrification “ground zero”

The Elephant and Castle has been called London’s gentrification “ground zero”.

Quarterbridge-MAM: meet the companies waging ‘f***ing war’ on local markets

Town centre and street markets are at the frontline of gentrification

Grainger: the corporate landlord cashing in on the housing crisis

With house prices unaffordable and social housing unavailable, seven million households

Besson St: Lewisham council and Grainger building private flats on demolished council estate

Besson Street in New Cross is the target for Lewisham Council’s

Tidemill update: the trees come down, the battle for Deptford continues

Corporate Watch has been glad to support Deptford people fighting the

Who’s gentrifying Deptford? Identifying the profiteers, making strategies

On Saturday 23 February Corporate Watch ran a meeting called “Who’s

Who’s gentrifying Deptford? 15 development schemes and the investors behind them

In the meeting with the Tidemill campaign, we started to make

Who’s gentrifying Deptford? public meeting with the Tidemill Campaign this Saturday

Councillors, Housing Associations, Property Developers, Investors … who are the companies and individuals pushing the gentrification of

Mears Group: scandal-hit council housing profiteer turns asylum landlord

Mears is an outsourcing company working in two sectors: housing management,

New asylum contracts: Mears Group and Migrant Help win big, as G4S loses housing deal

Update: see our new company profile of Mears Group here. A

Tidemill: the Lewisham councillors pushing demolition and gentrification

As Deptford residents rally against the destruction of Tidemill community gardens

Tidemill: County Enforcement – Lewisham Council’s private army in skull masks

As we write this, about 50 burly security guards are surrounding

Tidemill: Peabody Housing Association – from social landlord to big business

Peabody Housing is one of the UK’s biggest landlords. After its

Tidemill: factsheet on the battle for Deptford

Early in the morning of 29 October around 150 bailiffs and