redevelopment

corporate lobbying

The London Lobbyist with Ties to Billions of Pounds of Gentrification

Peter Bingle spends his time schmoozing councils on behalf of property developers.
Andy Jones
9.19.17
News

Welcome to NOMA, Manchester's Dire New Gentrification Project

Property sharks are using north Manchester's rich history for marketing, while simultaneously destroying a historic pub.
Stephen Kingston
8.31.16
Art

An Artful Deconstruction of London’s Gentrification Problem

Artist Max Colson repackages the tools of gentrification to highlight London’s urban integration issues.
Andrew Nunes
1.19.16
London Babylon

A Conversation with One of the Estate Agents Pricing People Out of East London

I was left feeling like I'd been mugged off by London, like the city was an old partner who'd had his hand in the till all the years I'd trusted and stood by him, even when he was acting like an arsehole.
Michael Smith
5.12.15
Election '15

Regeneration Game

In part three, we hear how the demolition of the Heygate Estate was "the worst social housing disaster of recent times".
Vice Beta
3.30.15
Election '15

Regeneration Game

In part two, we meet the people hoping to get rich off London's regeneration at the MIPIM international property trade show.
Vice Beta
3.30.15
Election '15

Regeneration Game

In part one, we meet protesters fighting for the chance to live in housing-crisis-hit Newham.
Vice Beta
3.30.15
News

Meet the Shanghai Residents Standing Up to China's Big Money

They’re staying in their homes as their neighbourhood crumbles around them.
Jamie Fullerton, Photos: Peter Pan
8.29.14
Stuff

Blowing Up Glasgow's High-Rise Ghettos for Live TV Is Amazingly Crass

Live-action gentrification shouldn't be part of the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony.
Dan Hancox
4.8.14
Los Angeles Is Miserable

An LA Housing Project Could Be Giving Its Residents Lead Poisoning

Was the Jordan Downs project built on poisoned ground?
Daniel Ross
1.30.14