LTF is working with Professor Loretta Lees, Leicester University, on her Economic and Social Research Council grant funded project, focused on Gentrification, Displacement, and the Impacts of Council Estate Renewal in C21st London. The research so far shows that 54,263 social-rented homes have been demolished since 1997. A conservative estimate of 135,658 council tenants and leaseholders have been/are being displaced as a result.
The London Mayor has finally (Feb 2018) published his good practice guide on estate regeneration (a year on from publishing the draft for consultation.
Help to sustain LTF. London social housing tenants and residents associations, tenant management organisations and co-operatives are invited to become LTF Associate Members. See more on our 'about us' page for more details' Associate membership is £25 pa.