New homes by development firm L&Q were heralded with a top prize at the 2019 National Housing Awards.
The Parklands scheme located at Barking Riverside was named Best Large Development in October, and praised for the types of homes and range of prices available to potential homeowners.
The 300 homes have one to three-bedroom apartments mixed with family townhouses, each with private outdoor space and access to landscaped gardens.
The new homes have been made available through a shared ownership scheme and Help to Buy, aiding first-time buyers to get on the property ladder.
Thirteen new council homes at Sugden Way in Barking were delivered and lifted into place in the space of just seven days.
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