Deputy Mayor for Business Roundtable

27 March 2017 WPA, with its sister organisation CPA, last week held a round table discussion with the Deputy Mayor of London for Business, Rajesh Agrawal. This has been the latest in a series of meetings that the Associations have...   More »

MIPIM 2017

WPA, with sister organisation CPA, once again hosted a stand and a series of engagement events at this year’s MIPIM – the world’s leading real estate conference. A key focus of our presence was to promote the ‘Manifesto for Growth:...   More »

Rosie Day, New Assistant Director of the Associations

WPA, with its sister association CPA is pleased to announce the appointment of Rosie Day as the new Assistant Director of the Associations. Rosie has joined the CWPA from the Berkeley Group, a FTSE 250 company, where she was...   More »

Strength in Numbers: Funding and Building More Affordable Homes in London

WPA, and sister organisation CPA, have partnered with Centre for London on their latest research ‘Strength in Numbers: Funding and Building More Affordable Homes in London’ The launch of the research was held on Thursday 9 March at Impact...   More »

Westminster City Council Planning Pre-Application Advice

Tuesday 7 February Westminster City Council has today issued guidance on pre-application and application engagement with councillors. The new guidelines list the types of development where applicants are permitted to meet with the Cabinet Member and/or Chairman of the Planning Committee in advance of the...   More »

Nigel Kempner 1956 – 2017

2 February 2017 Nigel Kempner, the founder of Grafton Advisors and a former Chairman of the WPA, has sadly passed away at the age of 60. Grafton Advisors co-founder, Chris Cope, who represents Grafton on the WPA board, paid...   More »