The demand for flexible working space

The demand for flexible working space is on the rise as young entrepreneurs seek more affordable relaxed working environments with the potential for interaction and collaboration with their neighbours. This is the assertion this August by Property Week magazine, the...

Nelly Power Commemorated with Blue Plaque

The life of one of Britain’s best loved 19th century burlesque dancers and pantomime actresses Nelly Power (1854 – 1887), has been commemorated in the form of a blue plaque which has been hung at her former Hackney home. The commemorative sign is in situ on the wall...

Better Renting Campaign

This July, Hackney Council launched its Better Renting campaign which aims to promote a better private rented sector for both landlords and tenants in Hackney. As part of the campaign, the council is encouraging landlords and letting agents to show their support for...

More homes for working Londoners in Hackney

Thirty-four properties in Hackney will be made available for working Londoners on low and middle incomes following an agreement between The Benyon Estate, developers Thornsett and affordable homes provider Dolphin Living. The announcement follows the recent issuing of...

You’re invited to an Open Day at the De Beauvoir Block

You’re invited to an Open Day at the De Beauvoir Block Drop in anytime between 4pm-8pm on Thursday July 20th Come and meet the De Beauvoir Block team and take a look around the building, celebrate with a drink and see what’s been going on behind the hoardings. “We’d...