Work starts on Nine Elms regeneration

Published:  12 September, 2011

LONDON: Developer Berkeley has started work on its Riverlight residential project, kicking off central London's biggest regeneration programme.

Berkeley's £300m Riverlight project is the first to start construction on the Vauxhall Nine Elms Battersea Opportunity Area where ultimately 16,000 new homes are planned over the next decade.

Riverlight will provide 752 homes including one, two and three bedroom luxury apartments, alongside a hotel, restaurants and shops set in landscaped gardens. There will be 99 affordable homes each built to Level 3 of the Code for Sustainable Homes.

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