Search

East Village named Development of the Year at property awards

16:11 15 May 2014

East Village was named Development of the Year at the RESI Awards

East Village was named Development of the Year at the RESI Awards

Archant

Two years ago it was home to medal-winning athletes, and now East Village has won gold itself as it was named ‘Development of the Year’.

Nero House at East VillageNero House at East Village

The neighbourhood received the award at the RESI Awards, which celebrate the best in the residential property marked.

East Village opened to residents in November 2013, and since then more than 1500 people have moved in.

The 2,818-home development includes both private and affordable housing owned by Triathlon Homes and Get Living London.

The win was not the only award for the development in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, with it also being crowned ‘Property Newcomer of the Year’.

Derek Gorman, chief executive of Get Living London, said: “From Athletes’ Village to new homes for Londoners - East Village is the first of its kind and we are delighted to be named ‘Development of the Year’ as well as ‘Property Newcomer of the Year’ at this year’s prestigious RESI Awards.

“With hundreds of people living in East Village and more homes now available, the RESI Awards win is a great indicator that we are providing quality housing for Londoners and making a positive impact on the local community.”

The neighbourhood has a range of homes from one-bedroom apartments to four-bedroom townhouses, and also features a school, health centre and community facilities.

Elliot Lipton, executive director of Triathlon Homes, said: “This award for Development of the Year is a fantastic honour.

“The quality of the mixed-tenure of homes, excellent landscaping and the community facilities in East Village, not only supports the demand for homes for Londoners but, offers a housing option unrivalled in London.”

Latest News Stories

3 minutes ago
Officers want to speak to this couple following reports of inappropriate behaviour on train

Officers have released an image of a man and woman they would like to speak to following a report of inappropriate sexual behaviour on board a train through Stratford.

British Transport Police
Primary schools are expanding to cope with the high birth rate in Newham (picture: Dave Thompson/PA)

The borough’s rising young population has led to 10,000 new places being created in primary schools.

Newham Council
12:07
Crash in Stratford (pic credit: @williamrlward)

A motorist was taken to hospital following a crash in Stratford this morning.

The graduates at New Birth Day nursery

A nursery whose funding was slashed after it was downgraded by Ofsted has proudly celebrated the end of term with a graduation ceremony.

Most read news

Competitions

Take in the stunning sites of London from the summit of the O2!

Up at The O2 has teamed up with London24 to give one lucky reader the chance to experience urban mountaineering this summer with an exhilarating 90-minute climb across the roof of one of London’s most iconic landmarks.

Read more
Terrific tea, creamy cakes and splendid sandwiches at Mews of Mayfair.

Celebrate a truly quintessentially British tradition with the chance of winning a luxurious Afternoon Tea for two people at Mews of Mayfair, complete with a glass of Veuve Clicquot champagne.

Read more

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Newham Recorder e-edition today E-edition
Family Notices 24


Our trusted business finder