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Tinkerings…Further consultation responses needed for two Major Development applications!

12.02.19…..People cynically believe that developers go in big and negotiate down to what will get past objections and be acceptable.  But sometimes they also start shedding affordable housing and dipsy-doodling around levels of impact/compensating s106 to be paid or payments … Continue reading

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KING ALFRED: Two BHCC Councillors disgrace themselves on Latest TV

02.2.19…..We all know there is a local election in May…cue lots of councillor self promotion.  We all know there is a cliffhanger redevelopment issue with the King Alfred/RNR site going right back to the end of the last century…cue endless … Continue reading

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#Brexit freezes the King Alfred redev plans at Hove Town Hall

25.1.19…..Or did Crest Nicholson just lose its nerve and bottle it?  There are reasons to believe they were just being prudent and as frustrated by the Government’s failure to give the business community certainty. I put up a quick post … Continue reading

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King Alfred redevelopment: Step 1 – the Development Agreement – at PRG today

24.1.19…..The King Alfred Development redevelopment Agreement is finally due to be tabled, agreed and taken forward for signature by the Starr Trust/Crest Nicholson partnership today at the Policy, Resources and Growth Committee of Councillors.  Expected is a public question on … Continue reading

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The King Alfred Development Agreement comes to PRG Dec 6…but!

29.11.18…..Both Crest Nicholson (with Starr Trust) and Brighton & Hove City Council officers must collectively surely all be on tranquillizers by now or ready to take to the bottle to steady nerves.  The report going to Policy Resources and Growth … Continue reading

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