Description of Barking Wharf
Barking Wharf is a Build to Rent BTR development in Barking, Greater London IG11.
On the site of the former Abbey Retail Park.
2019 - Plans for Barking Wharf Phase 2 approved: Demolition of the existing car park and substation and construction of five buildings ranging in height from 8 to 23 storeys to provide 514 residential units (Use Class C3) together with 90 square metres (GIA) of flexible retail/commercial floorspace (Use Classes A1-A3), ancillary management and resident facilities, pedestrian and cycle footbridge, public realm enhancements including hard and soft landscaping and associated access, servicing, car parking and cycle parking. Barking and Dagenham ref. no. 18/02131/FUL.
2018 - Eco World International Berhad (EcoWorld International) announced that its 70% owned joint-venture, EcoWorld London has signed contracts on a deal worth £389 million through which Invesco Real Estate which will acquire over 1,000 Build-to-Rent (BtR) homes in Kew Bridge and Barking Wharf. EcoWorld London will let and manage the rental homes on behalf of the investor under a long-term contract.