Andrew

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Sunday 11th February 2018


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Total Number of Property118 Comments: 84

Andrew

21:57 PM, 5th October 2021, About 2 weeks ago

Boris U-TURN - New Planning Reforms ditched!

Reply to the comment left by M&SFAN at 04/10/2021 - 22:51
Firstly I would advise your friend to report any bungs and not to take any - this could land them not only the sack but a stay in a large HMO

Yes the BBC does some interesting reporting - some of it has to be taken with a pinch of salt as it can be factually wrong or biased - not saying this is or isnt but some housing stuff has been wide of the mark

London is a unique market with its own eco system and is not representative of the wider UK market - I guess thats why we have a levelling up program and devolved governments local mayors etc... Read More

Andrew

21:57 PM, 4th October 2021, About 2 weeks ago

Boris U-TURN - New Planning Reforms ditched!

Reply to the comment left by M&SFAN at 04/10/2021 - 18:37
Im not sure Id say that personally. I dont know anyone that bribes / lines the pockets of others, firstly its illegal, secondly its not a sustainable business model.

Converting defunct buildings is needed - it regenerates neglected or vacant buildings. Tearing up the green land is not sustainable nor environmental. Sadly consumers flock to fill new builds thus driving demand for this model.... Read More

Andrew

17:42 PM, 4th October 2021, About 2 weeks ago

Boris U-TURN - New Planning Reforms ditched!

Reply to the comment left by Beaver at 04/10/2021 - 17:35
If a developer has not learnt the rules inside out then they will not succeed as a business.

I agree it can be hard to object and tough given alot of planners I have spoken to know the basics of planning but make errors which enable a developer to overturn the ruling at appeal.

It is no different to going to court - it is not about right and wrong it is about who knows and complied with the rules better than the other party... Read More

Andrew

17:22 PM, 4th October 2021, About 2 weeks ago

Boris U-TURN - New Planning Reforms ditched!

Reply to the comment left by Beaver at 04/10/2021 - 17:10
Agreed - I think more effort should be made to work on brownfield sites and incentives given

New build is not good from an environmental point of view.

Objecting to plans most people get very wrong - you have to look at what the rules state and pick where the scheme does not meet planning rules... Read More

Andrew

16:43 PM, 4th October 2021, About 2 weeks ago

Boris U-TURN - New Planning Reforms ditched!

Reply to the comment left by Blodwyn at 02/10/2021 - 13:44
There was alot of good with the permitted developments he implemented, the planing reforms were radical and certainly marmite... Read More