New CBRE postholder to focus on housing growth

Written by: Jez Abbott
Published on: 8 Jul 2014

Joe WilsonProperty consultant CBRE has responded to the improving residential market by creating a new senior planner post.

Joe Wilson joins the company from the London Borough of Islington where he was a principal planning officer in the major applications team. 

“The company is undergoing a period of expansion in response to the market,” he told Planning. “We have noticed residential schemes are on the up as people readdress issues of need and affordability.”

Wilson, who at the London Borough of Islington was involved in its extensive new-build programme, will also handle mixed-use, commercial and education sector schemes.

“I will primarily involved in central London, relying on my experience gained from work at Islington. Development is on the up and it's a good time to be joining CBRE.”

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