Developing well-designed affordable homes in London for first time buyers with Nick Cuff of Pocket Living
In this episode of the Edozo Property Podcast, James Shaw, CRO of Edozo, chats to Nick Cuff, Chief Commercial Officer of Pocket Living.
Pocket Living create well-designed affordable homes for at least 20% below market value to help first time buyers in London make the dream of owning a home a reality.
Nick Cuff is their Chief Commercial Officer responsible for corporate and planning strategy, commercial partnerships, land acquisition and growth. He is a Chartered Surveyor, Chartered Town Planner and former Cabinet Member of the London Borough of Wandsworth.
Talking points include:
- How pocket living are serving first time buyers by offering them compact affordable housing in London.
- Why it has become more difficult for smaller developers to succeed in London due to planning complexity and a high cost of capital.
- The essential role of local government in planning reforms and the impact of recent budget cuts.
- The future of high density urban living and areas where Nick sees the most opportunity.
Listen to the podcast by clicking the play button below.
Take a look at Nick's very insightful property blog called Propviews which delivers, insights and analysis from the world of property and housing development.