HDV in the news


The Guardian

The truth about property developers: how they are exploiting planning authorities and ruining our cities
Oliver Wainwright Guardian’s architecture and design critic | 17.9.2014

How the private rented sector dominates housing’s future 
Jules Birch | 22.2.2012

Out of the box: councils try innovative projects to provide social housing
Oliver Wainwright Guardian’s architecture and design critic | 10.2.2017 

Inside Housing

Spurs given green light to drop affordable homes
Alex Wellman |14 February 2012 

Haringey Development Vehicle


Lives torn apart and assets lost: this is what a Labour privatisation would mean

Aditya Chakrabortty | The Guardian | 19.1.2017
Senior economics commentator for the Guardian

Haringey’s development plan is not privatisation

Cllr Claire Kober | The Guardian |20.1.2017 
Leader of Haringey council 


Haringey Council threatened with legal action as it takes the first step to privatise £2bn of land

Anna Behrmann | Ham& High17.2.2017

Lendlease Haringey deal faces legal challenge

Greg Pitcher | Construction News | 16.2.2017 

Haringey Housing project HDV  

Vanessa Feltz Show | BBC Radio London |15.2.2017

Claire Kober freudian slip 23:19
“ For every tenant who are currently living on one of the estates we are looking to develop we will guaranty a right of return . We will ensure that they are ‘UNABLE’ to come back to the area with the same type of tenancy – a life time tenancy to come back on the same rent and have a home in the right size their family needs “

Segments on HDV

  • 0:18:50 min – Report and sound bites from the protest on 14.2.17
  • 0:22:05 min – Haringey’s Labour leader Claire Kober
  • 0:46:10 min – Call in Concerned resident from Turnpike lane
  • 1:18:00 min – Call in resident from Ealing on the right to return to Council home after regeneration

Outcry over bid to build 5,000 homes in Haringey as new developer announced

Nathalie Raffray | Ham& High8.2.2017

Lendlease set to lead £2bn Haringey regeneration

Aaron Morb | Construction Enquirer | 6.2.2017

Writer backs hundreds of angry tenants protesting against HDV proposals

Outcry over Haringey Labour plans to privatise £2bn of council estates and land

Emma Youle | Ham& High | 22.12.2016