Create Streets exists to make it easier to develop and steward gentle density, beautiful, prosperous places with strong local support and which residents will love for generations.





Estates Gazette

“Create Streets are important in the fight for great placemaking”

Head of Housing and Planning Policy, National Housing Federation

“When I see Create Streets’ work I see hope”

Community Housing Project Manager


Mark Easton - Home Editor, BBC News

“Thank you Create Streets for inspiring my work to bring about better design. More to come.”

Robert Jenrick MP, Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government

“We absolutely loved your presentation. it was superb and masterfully illustrated, discussed and brilliantly presented!”

Buckingham University Summer School

“A strong advocate for beauty and design quality to boost support for new homes”

Hastoe Housing

“I applaud the fantastic work of Create Streets.”

James Brokenshire, MP, former Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government

“Organisations like Create Streets do fantastic work”

Phillip Blond, ResPublica

“People want streets.”

Kit Malthouse MP, former Housing Minister

“Great in depth work”

Rose Grayston, Head of Policy, Shelter

“Very influential”

Peter Murray, Chairman of New London Architecture

“Everything from Create Streets is interesting.”

Peter Franklin, Unherd

“You can’t get more local than that”

Mira Bar Hillel, The Independent

“Create Streets set the benchmark for great community involvement – please keep us informed”

Friends of Wimbledon Town Centre

“Fully support work of Create Streets”

Rt Hon David Lammy MP

“A brilliant guide for communities by Create Streets to getting better homes and streets in their neighbourhoods”

Local Planning Officer

“Create Streets speaks London’s language”

Sir Simon Jenkins, former chair of The National Trust

“Rather brilliant”

Sanya Sheikh, Central Acton Neighbours' Forum

“The influential pressure group, Create Streets

Patrick Wintour, The Guardian

Lower-rise and resident-driven are good principles” 

Dave Hill, The Guardian

“I admire Create Streets”

Tim Montgomerie, The Times

“All housing architects who take their work seriously should read it”

Rory Bergin, HTA Design

“I very much enjoyed reading your revolutionary pamphlet”

An Architect

“A magnificent organisation”

Zac Goldsmith, MP

“Create Streets is a vital think tank and social enterprise

Harry Phibbs, Conservative Home

“Another excellent report from Create Streets”

Andrew Boff, short-listed candidate for Mayor of London

“This is a great example of how big developments should work – working with local communities to design real neighbourhoods that work for the existing community.”

Sadiq Khan Mayor of London

What you are doing is totally right and, very importantly, right for the time in which we live. You’re there at the beginning of a new wave of thinking”

Alan Baxter, Alan Baxter Associates

“Definitely a way forward

Andrew Judge, Councillor, Merton, London

One of “the 50 radical-thinking individuals and organisations changing the UK for the better”

Nesta UK

The campaign for traditional streets is growing

The Evening Standard

“A wonderful project and piece of analysis”

Alain de Botton

“I support Create Streets

Nick Boles MP, former Minister for Planning

So glad I found Create Streets! Mini revolution in the making here in Wimbledon

A client


A Nesta & Observer 2016 New Radical one of “50 radical-thinking individuals and organisations changing the UK for the better.”  .

Winner of INTBAU 2016 Community Engagement Prize.

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