Tag Archives: Fractional investment

Questions to the Council about Brushwood & Millvina; ‘Invest to Save’ and many more

Yesterday I held my six-weekly 1:1 with a senior officer of the Council. I only get an hour and as you might guess I have a lot to ask and discuss. I use the time to highlight issues because the … Continue reading

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Liverpool deserves the best of the best of the best!!

Over the past few days, I have taken part in a number of debates about the false dichotomy of whether the way forward in our City is heritage or development. I have urged in those debates that if we set … Continue reading

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Liverpool in the next to bottom category on Transparency International Report

I have today reacted with sadness and anger over a report which has placed Liverpool in the next to bottom category (out of 6) in a report prepared by Transparency International. It is extremely sad that Liverpool is once again … Continue reading

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Task Force needed to deal with Liverpool’s £500,000,000+ property debacle

Following the collapse on Tuesday of Signature Living with more than £120,000,000 of losses I’ve has written to Liverpool’s Mayor, Joe Anderson, asking him to establish a Task Force of institutional investors to try and sort out the City’s property … Continue reading

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Will the Everton Stadium ever get built?

I wrote yesterday to the Mayor and other Party Leaders in Liverpool, on behalf of the Liberal Democrat Group, about how the Council needed to look at preparations for a very different future in Liverpool. Today we had some salutary … Continue reading

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Recommendations to clear up Liverpool’s Property scandals

In view of the failure of Liverpool Council to issue a report into Liverpool’s Fractional Investment Property scandal I have issued my own. It is a disgrace that 9 months after the Fractional Investment Task Group had its last meeting … Continue reading

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Council Chief Executive asked to intervene in Fox Street Fiasco

News that Liverpool City Council has lost a planning inspectorate decision on the notorious Fox Street development has produced an angry response from me. I have now asked the Council’s Chief Executive, Tony Reeves, to intervene personally in discussing the … Continue reading

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Is the day of reckoning arriving for Liverpool Developers?

I’m leaving my run of General Election blogs to look at a topic that I have been dealing with for 3+ years. Property developers in Liverpool. I am saddened that more than 15 months after the Council’s Fractional Investment Task … Continue reading

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Fox Street and other Developments in Liverpool

Yesterday morning, 17th July, Cllr Kris Brown, our housing spokesperson and I met with senior officials of the council to discuss events leading up to the problems in Fox Street and other part completed developments throughout the City. We received … Continue reading

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Action now on New Build Housing in Liverpool

For the 5 years that I was member of the planning committee I asked question after question about the quality of new build apartments in the City. For a variety of reasons many of the new build units built since … Continue reading

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