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New statistics show that London has the lowest proportion of young people (22%) living with their parents.
The actual figure of 468,000 young people* is the highest but the proportion compares to Northern Ireland (35%) and West Midlands - the highest English region - at 29%.
The percentage has risen from 17% in 2002.
(* defined as 20- to 34-year-olds by the Office of National Statistics)
A development bringing both investment and affordable housing to east Greenwich has notched up its first construction milestone.
Luxury apartments in a twisting tower have been launched onto the market.
By John Biggs
At City Hall, we held a crucial meeting about rents in London - and the ability of councils to use planning powers to decide what they think is an "affordable rent".
You will understand its importance given the crisis of affordability in London. And it will help to determine just who can live in our city, and different parts of it.
"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.