Advice: Securing affordable workspace as part of major development

Small business space can create employment and enliven housing developments, but local authorities need to use land and planning powers to ensure it's affordable, finds Ben Kochan.

by Ben Kochan
A S106 agreement was used to secure affordable space for workers in creative industries at Matchmakers Wharf, Hackney (PIC Acme)
A S106 agreement was used to secure affordable space for workers in creative industries at Matchmakers Wharf, Hackney (PIC Acme)

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