Race hots up for London housing JV

Housing association the Hyde Group is due to select a joint venture partner early next year for the Herringham Quarter project in Charlton, south-east London - with bidders now entering dialogue, Partnerships Bulletin understands.

Credit: Royal Borough of Greenwich

According to the housing association, statements of qualification (SQs) from potential private partners are currently being evaluated, with the dialogue phase having begun on Friday.

The Herringham Quarter project will see a private partner working with the Hyde Group to deliver up to 1,212 homes and up to 6,863sq m of commercial space, under a £212m JV contract.

Following the evaluation of SQs, a JV partner for the project is due to be selected by late February/early March next year.