Shopping around for regeneration strategies

January 2009
Sustain' Magazine;2009, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p8
The article reports on the importance of retail centres to the social and economic development of cities and towns in Great Britain. A report entitled "Retail-led Generation: Why It Matters for Our Communities" conducted by real estate advisor DTZ for retail property organisation British Council of Shopping Centres (BCSC) outlines the wider benefits of retail developments for job creation, quality of life and civic opportunities. It focuses on the impact of five retail schemes in the country.


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