By taking that decision-making role away from local authorities and politicians you could potentially create completely different places. Where will that lead us in terms of the placemaking local authorities are trying to bring forward through a plan making system?” Jacqueline Backhaus, Trowers & Hamlins
Is extending permitted development rights the answer to delivering more housing and regenerating high streets?
For Trowers & Hamlins Thinking Real Estate, I asked Jacqueline Backhaus and Rory Stracey about the pros and cons.
Read the full piece on Trowers website where you will also find pieces on Omni-use development, future cities and ethical investment.