New council housing completed in Stepney
The first of three affordable housing developments for Tower Hamlets has been completed. The new 7-storey building on Jubilee Street, Stepney, provides 24 affordable flats and a playground on the site of a former car park. Flats are biased towards larger sizes to meet local housing need.
The building has been named Levitas House after Max Levitas, a Tower Hamlets councillor who at 18 opposed Oswald Mosley’s Blackshirts at the Battle of Cable Street.
Two more developments on the Locksley Estate and Dorset Estate are due to