We need to provide more homes, more affordably, in locations where people want to live and work. Housing-led regeneration has come to the fore to meet this need.

Housing-led regeneration can be either for the purposes of densification (providing housing for more people in the same area of land), or replacing life-expired system-built blocks, providing private and affordable housing. 

Gaining the support of residents and leaseholders is central to successful estate renewal and our team is experienced in engagement and negotiation to acquire land by agreement. However, it is not always possible to deliver all the required land by agreement and the Government encourages the use of compulsory purchase powers where it is appropriate and justified. 

OUR EXPERTISE

Our team is expert in the seeking, securing and use of compulsory purchase powers, but remains acutely aware of the concern and uncertainty that the process can impose on affected residents and owners. Our teams are trained in dealing with affected parties in an open, transparent and respectful way that builds positive relationships and maintains dialogue in what can become a contentious and adversarial process if not handled carefully. 

Effective engagement with residents and leaseholders has always been a fundamental step in this sort of regeneration, but has come even more to the fore following recent decisions relating to CPO on estate renewal projects. 

Our experience in this area spans numerous major housing renewal schemes across multiple local authority areas. 

@
GET IN TOUCH
@ Jon Pinkerton
Jon Pinkerton
BSc (Hons) MRICS
Partner
020 7298 1827 email me about Jon
@ Paul Astbury
Paul Astbury
Head of Regeneration
020 7518 3328 email me about Paul
PREV:
NEXT:

Jon leads the Carter Jonas London development team, providing strategic development advice, feasibility and viability studies, acquisition, disposal and marketing advice and advice on structuring and procuring development partnerships. He has 30 years’ experience, working initially in local government and then in consultancy at Donaldsons, Knight Frank and GL Hearn.

I can provide advice on:
Paul is a Partner, and Head of Compulsory Purchase based out of our Head Office at Chapel Place, London.
I can provide advice on:
Find me on Linkedin

Keep Informed

Sign up to our newsletter to receive further information and news tailored to you.

Sign up now

Related services

Valuation & Advisory

The valuation of property is a core part of our practice and stands at the heart of all property ...

Explore service
Mapping & ​Geospatial

As part of its multi-disciplinary offering, Carter Jonas has a holistic geospatial practice cover...

Explore service
​Consultancy & Strategy

Carter Jonas’s Property Consultancy & Strategy team works with property owners to...

Explore service
Natural Capital

Natural capital has the potential to offer landowners a number of ways to generate income b...

Explore service