Council approves Cambridge Road scheme
Swan Housing Group has received planning permission to deliver 274 homes in four interlinked residential towers of up to 26 storeys.
East Plus scheme to create thousands of jobs
Real estate investment trust Segro has announced its East Plus scheme in London Riverside has the potential to create 6,500 jobs.
Studios for artists
Studios next to the River Roding will soon be ready for artists and designers in Barking.
Bungalows for elderly and disabled
Barking and Dagenham Council is to finish work on 29 bungalows for elderly and disabled residents by the end of January.
Awards for Leisure Centres
The Beacontree Heath and Abbey Leisure Centres have been awarded the Chartered I Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity European pool safety award.
Funding for high streets
Barking town centre is to receive a facelift, due to investment from the London mayor’s High Street Fund.
Mayor selects Beam Park developers
Mayor of London, Boris Johnson, has selected Countryside and London and Quadrant (L&Q) Housing Trust to redevelop Beam Park ...
Bouygues Development: 'Right time' for private sale scheme
Bouygues Development has indicated a willingness to develop for private sale in Barking and Dagenham.
Countryside commends borough opportunities
The opportunities for development in Barking and Dagenham are the best in London.
Barking Riverside: Healthy new town
The colossal Barking Riverside development, where there are plans for 10,800 new homes, has been named as one of 10 “healthy new towns” as part of an NHS England initiative.
Second housing zone announced for Barking
Barking Riverside Gateways was among the 11 new housing zones announced by the mayor of London Boris Johnson on 10 March.
Major investment announced for Barking Riverside
Housing association London & Quadrant (L&Q) has entered into a joint venture with the mayor of London to fast-track the building of almost 11,000 homes at Barking Riverside and invest £70 million to extend the London Overground into the site.