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    Fireworks 2015
    Get Living London hosts free fireworks evening in East Village, E20

    Following the success of last year’s remarkable event, Get Living London is hosting another free firework display in Victory Park, East Village - the former Athletes’ Village of the London 2012 Games.

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    New ARLA member GLL
    Get Living London, ARLA's first institutional investor member

    Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA) is pleased to announce Get Living London as the first Institutional Investor backed organisation to become an ARLA Licensed Member.

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    Christmas Makers Market coming to East Village
    East Village’s first ever festive craft market will ‘make’ your Christmas

    Head to East Village E20 this December for a festive pop-up shopping experience with a difference as the neighbourhood hosts its first ever Christmas Makers Market at East Village E20, with FREE entry. East Village has teamed up with emerging lifestyle brand Earl of East London to host the market, following their ongoing success as curators of local craftsmanship.

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    East Village E20 Fireworks Night
    Chance to win tickets to East Village E20’s spectacular fireworks evening

    A pyrotechnic extravaganza choreographed to contemporary music will light up the skies across E20. Entertaining the crowds before the fireworks is a 500 light display reacting to movement and the wind. Food and drink will be available to buy on the evening from East Village retailers; Tina, We Salute You, Firezza, Signorelli, Bottle Apostle, Neighbourhood, as well as soon-to-open Darkhorse Bar & Restaurant, Mama Lan and Fish House.

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    Young SportsAid athletes get to grips with the former Athletes' Village
    East Village and SportsAid partner to support the next generation of British Olympians and Paralympians

    Three years on from the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, East Village has partnered with SportsAid to support 10 young British athletes who are in training for Tokyo 2020 and beyond
    The young athletes, named E20 Champions, will visit the former Athletes’ Village, now known as East Village, in a series of events designed to encourage young people to get involved in new sports

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    Elite rrugby nutritionist Matt Lovell met Alberto Rosmini of Signorelli in East Village to create the Breakfast of Champions
    East Village bakery launches scrum-tious ‘Breakfast of Champions’ as rugby fever arrives in E20

    To celebrate the arrival of the Rugby World Cup at the Stadium at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, East Village bakery and pasticceria, Signorelli, has teamed up with elite rugby nutritionist Matt Lovell to create the ultimate breakfast for rugby champions.

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    UK workers spend a lot of their lives commuting
    British workers will spend 1 year 35 days commuting 191,760 miles in their lifetime

    It may not be the statistic you want to hear while stuck in traffic on the way to work, or struggling to keep cool in a forest of arms on the tube but new research from Get Living London has discovered that the average British commuter will spend the equivalent of 1 year and 35 days of their working lives getting to and from the office – at a cost of around £42,000.

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    East Village Outdoor Film Festival
    East Village partners with The Nomad Cinema to offer Londoners free outdoor cinema in August

    This August, London’s favourite pop-up outdoor cinema expert, The Nomad Cinema, is teaming up for the first time with East Village E20 to offer free screenings of four hugely popular films.
    Film lovers will need to enter a ballot via the East Village website to win a pair of tickets to one of the four screenings, which will be hosted in Victory Park, East Village - the former London 2012 Athletes’ Village. The ballot closes at midnight Friday 31 July.

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    Children in East Village have been enjoying the giant furniture
    Olympic sized furniture arrives at former London 2012 Athletes Village

    [London 11 June 2015] Get Living London today unveiled an alfresco ‘Living Room’ for East Village on the forecourt of its on-site Management Office. The scheme, in partnership with The Edible Bus Stop®,  saw huge wooden furniture, such as oversized wooden armchairs and sofas brought to the area and surrounded by enormous orange plant pots in which trees have been planted. 

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    Former Athletes Village goes family-friendly for May Half Term
    Former Athletes’ Village goes family-friendly for May Half Term

    Increasing numbers of people have been discovering the family-friendly offer at East Village, the former London 2012 Athletes’ Village. 

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    RESI Awards' Landlord of the Year
    Get Living London named ‘Landlord of the Year’ at RESI Awards

    The residential owner and management company behind the former Athletes’ Village celebrates two year anniversary with a RESI Award.

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    Make your nest in East Village
    This Easter, Make Your Nest at East Village

    Fun for all the family with Get Living London at the former London 2012 Athletes’ Village

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    Art tours in E20
    Former London 2012 Athletes’ Village welcomes public for art tours

    For one day only Get Living London is inviting the public into East Village, the former Athletes’ Village in London 2012, to tour art works by significant, established and emerging East London artists.

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    Champion the way to a better 2015 at East Village
    Champion the way to a better 2015 at East Village

    Sign tenancy with Get Living London in January and receive a year's free gym membership

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    Showcase brings East London art into East Village rental homes
    Picture this: Showcase brings East London art into East Village rental homes

    East London arts showcase races to the former London 2012 Athletes' Village

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    Can you create some exceptional art?
    Get Living London launches competition for exceptional artistic contribution

    Artwork will be situated at East Village, former London 2012 Athletes' Village

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    Stratford Original granted Business Improvement District status
    Stratford Original granted Business Improvement District status

    Get Living London welcomes news that Stratford Original has been granted status as a Business Improvement District (BID), following the ballot of businesses in the area. This means that £1.2 million will be invested in the area from the Greater London Authority (GLA) and the Stratford Renaissance Partnership (SRP).

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    GoodGym sprints into Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
    GoodGym sprints into Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

    Get fit while doing ‘good’ at East Village, the former London 2012 Athletes’ Village

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    Get Living London welcomes 1000th resident
    Get Living London welcomes 1000th resident to former Athlete’s Village

    Get Living London, welcomes its 1,000th resident, Christen Ender, a 25 year old digital marketer from Bow to East Village E20 - London's newest neighbourhood and former London 2012 Athlete's Village

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    Report on families renting in international cities
    Get Living London and London School of Economics report on the experiences of families privately renting in international cities

    Report commissioned by the private rental home owner of the former London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Athlete's Village shows why so few families rent in London.

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    500 residents now in East Village
    Get Living London welcomes 500th resident to former Athlete’s Village

    Ian McGuinness, 41 an Office Services Director becomes 500th Get Living London resident at East Village.

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    The East Village E20 Big Screen
    The East End Film Festival and Get Living London present: The East Village E20 Big Screen

    The biggest FREE movie weekend of the year. Taking place at East Village, London E20 on Saturday June 14 and Sunday 15. Films, food, and family activities await at the former London 2012 Athlete's Village.

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    Best of British design at Londons newest neighbourhood
    Trend Update – Best of British design at London's newest neighbourhood

    With the Great British Summer now upon us, it is time for interiors to give a subtle nod of support to a home-grown aesthetic by showcasing British designed products. As a nation we have flirted in recent years with all things Scandinavian, thanks to the ever-useful Ikea. However, it has been easy to forget the strength of British designed products and interiors.

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    RESI Award
    Get Living London celebrates first anniversary by winning a RESI Award

    The residential owner and management company behind East Village, Get Living London has been named the Property Newcomer of the Year at the RESI awards

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    Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
    Olympic opportunities for Get Living London renters as Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park reopens

    Private rental homes in East Village offer world-class sports & leisure facilities on the doorstep

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    Wayne Hemingway MBE, Gerardine Hemingway MBE and Tilly Hemingway furnish East Village homes
    Mad Men Chic at London's newest neighbourhood

    Famed TV show Mad Men has long inspired fans and imitators in the fashion world with its glamour. And with the final series back on our screens in April, it's time for interiors to also take the Mad Men route as Londoners are able to replicate the bold aesthetic of Don Draper's apartment with a touch of 1960's timeless chic.

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    PRS Report
    Get Living London report shows the economic impact of housing shortages in London

    A new report by Get Living London, the private rental company and owners of East Village, the former London 2012 Athletes' Village, has revealed that the failure to provide quality housing for the core group of renters that drive the capital's growth could reduce the economic output of London by £1 billion per year – a cumulative cost of £85 billion by 2025.

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    Rosie Sperring
    Get Living London clears 100th move-in hurdle at former Athletes' Village

    Get Living London's 100th private rental home has now been snapped up in London's newest neighbourhood at East Village - the former London 2012 Athletes' Village, recently voted the 'Best New Place to Live' at the London Planning Awards.

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    East Village named Best New Place to Live in double win at London Planning Awards
    East Village named 'Best New Place to Live' in double win at London Planning Awards

    East Village, the new neighbourhood at the former London 2012 Athletes' Village, last night delivered a Gold medal performance to pick up two prestigious awards at The London Planning Awards - Best New Place to Live and the Mayor's Award for Planning Excellence.

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    Giant neighbours for East Village residents
    New 20 ft tall 'Neighbours' for East Village residents

    Today sees the arrival of two very special guests moving into East Village, London's newest neighbourhood at the former London 2012 Athletes' Village.

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    Family homes for expecting Olympians at the former Athletes Village
    Family homes for expecting Olympians at the former Athletes' Village!

    Family homes and priority school places available at East Village through Get Living London

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    Move home, save money, get fit. Get Living London.
    Move home, save money, and keep fit with Get Living London this New Year!

    Over 100 renters now living at former Athletes'; Village with more new homes available.

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    Faster Higher Stronger at former 2012 Athletes Village
    'Faster, Higher, Stronger' at former 2012 Athletes' Village with exclusive services and offers for Get Living London residents

    Free Hyperoptic fast broadband, high-end furniture packages, and strong savings on Sky TV available at private rental homes in East Village.

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    First residents arrive in East Village
    East Village opens doors and says welcome home

    The first residents have moved in to their new homes in East Village, which housed 23,000 athletes and officials during London 2012.

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    East Village homes ready for Londons renters
    Get Living London gets first East Village homes ready for London's renters

    The first private rental homes in London's newest neighbourhood at East Village have now been handed over to Get Living London, so that the final touches can be added to the homes to make them ready to welcome the first renters to the former London 2012 Athletes'; Village.

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    Get Living London opens up East Village to London's renters

    London renters can now find out more about moving to a prestigious new address at the former Athletes'; Village with the opening of the Get Living London Management Office at East Village. The new office and exhibition space will allow visitors to find out more about the high-quality homes and new way of renting Get Living London has to offer in the capital's newest neighbourhood.

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    Get Living London unveils show apartments and prices for private rental homes at East Village
    Get Living London unveils show apartments and prices for private rental homes at East Village

    Images and details released of the new homes and new way of renting at the former Athletes' Village.

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    Wayne and Gerardine Hemingway
    Wayne and Gerardine Hemingway team up with Get Living London to bring the 'Best of British' design to East Village

    Award winning designers to lead interior design of private rented homes at East Village.

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    Galena heights
    Get Living London lettings team at full strength ready to change the way Londoners rent

    Experienced team now in place as anticipation builds ahead of launch of private rented homes at East Village.

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    PRS Report
    Report from Get Living London, the capital’s newest residential owner and rental management company, outlines the opportunity for UK large-scale Private Rented Sector (PRS) investment

    Report confirms that total PRS returns are significantly higher than for commercial property.

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    Spectre house
    Get Living London Launches and Gets Ready to Transform the Way Londoners Rent

    No Fees, No 'Middleman', Superior Service & Homes in East Village, London's Newest Neighbourhood

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