Thats a lot of foreign cash coming in. Gareth Hill, a spokesman for the Council of Mortgage Lenders, a trade association, declined to comment. Spokesmen for RBS, Lloyds and the U.K. Treasury didnt reply to calls and e-mails seeking comment. For the rest of the country, national price gains have been fueled by the Funding for Lending program that allows banks and building societies to borrow from the Bank of England at low rates if they use the cash to fund residential mortgages. That helped boost U.K. mortgage approvals to the highest in more than five years in August, according to the Bank of England. Price Gains The aid also pushed home values 0.3 percent higher in September from August to the highest level since September 2008, according to an Oct. 3 report by Halifax, the mortgage unit of Lloyds. U.K. house prices fell 17 percent from their peak in 2007 to their trough in 2009, according to Capital Economics. Housing is helping to fuel the U.K. recovery as tax income rose and the government cut spending in the year through August from a year earlier. Gross domestic product rose by 0.7 percent in the second quarter, with builders, manufacturers and services firms all reporting the strongest growth in years. The Bloomberg U.K. Homebuilder Index climbed 36 percent this year compared with a 10 percent advance for the FTSE 350 Index.
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The schemes are now being exhibited as part of the Richard Rogers RA: Inside Out exhibition. Read extracts of the proposals after the break River Beds / Carl Turner Architects and The Edible Bus Stop River Beds. Image Carl Turner Architects / The Edible Bus Stop Our team will be investigating the South Bank of the Thames between Battersea Park and Vauxhall Bridge. We are looking for opportunities on the ground to up-scale the idea of guerrilla gardening and hopefully make a new green route between these two landmarks. The green will be about growing food and we will see what connections can be made with local communities to support these new public spaces. Our aim is to creative active public space, managed by local communities. We would also like to see if its possible to stitch back the residential areas North of Nine Elms with the river. Industry and transport have created a huge disconnect between people and this part of the river. River Rooms 2113 -a necklace of public spaces to grace the Thames / David Kohn Architects River Rooms 2113. Image David Kohn Architects Londons future growth depends on creating vibrant public spaces that are accessible to all, well-connected by transport, surrounded by excellent housing and amenities at appropriate densities. Where will these opportunities co-exist in the coming century? River Rooms 2113 is a proposal for a necklace of public rooms at the scale of the city at existing and proposed River Boat piers along the Thames. The Mayor of Londons 2013 River Action Plan seeks to increase passenger journeys from 6 to 12 million a year by 2020 which could continue to rise, becoming a preferred choice of Londoners and tourists. By 2113, River Rooms could present a new way of understanding London whilst reconnecting local communities to their river frontage. FloodPlain / Neil Cummings and 51% Studios FloodPlain. Image Neil Cummings / 51% Studios #floodplain is an online platform that enables users to make collaborative, spatial representations of London, its main river artery, the Thames, and their floodplains. Using vast pools of openaccess public data the #floodplain site re-imagines the tidal Thames for the 21stcentury, suggesting new ways to map, imagine, and inhabit London, its sites and their architectures. #floodplain is a new kind of public space, that will enable users to become architects of their own environment. Lubricity / The Eastern Reach Lubricity.
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While Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger spoke positively about his experiences in London, calling it “a beautiful city,” he also said after the game that he was fine with a team playing eight games a year in England as long as he wasn’t on it. Other players expressed similar sentiments. “It’s a lot to ask of a player,” Vikings defensive end Jared Allen said last week. “I probably wouldn’t sign over here because every road trip would be three, four, five days.” View gallery . Shad Khan is no stranger to Europe as owner of the Fulham soccer team. (USA TODAY Sports) But how much time will players on a London team actually spend in London? Whatever team moves here is going to keep an American base and an American staff. Some personnel executives stay in the U.S. full time to work out potential free agents during the season. Say the London team quickly needs a new linebacker or isn’t happy with its punter, it isn’t going to fly 10 players overseas for tryouts but will instead do that at the team’s American facility. Coaches based in London would watch the workouts on Skype or could later see a video sent to their computer. Rooney said the London team will likely need to hold training camp somewhere in the U.S.