Another co-living scheme goes back on the market

London’s co-living sector has suffered a fresh blow as another site hits the market after planning consent was not achieved.

Knight Frank are now marketing the development site at 187-191 High Road, Ilford, IG1, a town centre development opportunity.

Plans were submitted by Aurora Real Estate with development partners Fifth State in October 2017 for a 26-storey tower, with 320 co-living units. In its stage 1 report, the GLA said the proposed mix of co-living was “supported in principal.”

However hurdles remained over affordable housing, urban design and minimum space standards, which needed further clarification