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The Olympic Park development East Village, formerly home to the sportsmen and women at last year's Games, is preparing to open for business.
"Homes Makers" will be helping East Village residents move in to their new properties at the former site of the London 2012 Olympic Village in early September.
Triathlon Homes, owner of the 1,379 homes to rent and buy at below market rates, has tasked 70 volunteers with continuing last year's Olympic spirit by providing friendly faces for London's newest community when it moves in.
Mayor Boris Johnson announced on Thursday the future of all eight permanent venues in the Olympic Park has been secured after iCITY signed a deal with the London Legacy Development Corporation to run the press and broadcast centres.
Fancy living in a flat that was the home of Usain Bolt or one of Team GB's medal heroes?
Well that's now a reality for many east Londoners, who are queuing up for the chance of moving into the Athlete's Village once the stars of 2012 vacate. After a year's renovation, including putting in new kitchens, the homes will be for the public.
What Stuart Corbyn is attempting is not revolutionary and certainly not an "experiment", a suggestion he instantly rejects. In fact, he's insistent it's a return to business as usual in the property market, especially in London.
To observers who have grown up on property prices, mortgage spirals, nest-eggs and the cult of ownership, it may appear as verging on contrary.