The bursting of the Ken Livingstone speculative boom in London property is untrammelled good news. New commercial lettings in London and other cities have all but ceased. We must reuse what we have. The Livingstone skyscrapers, whether for bankers or luxury flats, will one day seem a carbon-guzzling turn-of-the-century blind alley, just so much froth.
Monday, October 13, 2008
One of my favorite OpEd columnists on the good news.