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TIQ Stratford City
The International Quarter, Stratford City
The International Quarter (TIQ) lies at the heart of Stratford City, a new metropolitan centre for London. A world class development, less than 10 minutes from central London on the 700 acre site of the Olympic Park. Being at the centre of Europe’s largest urban development, it has already benefitted from over £12.5bn of investment in the area to date. Unique for a development of this scale, the key infrastructure and facilities will already be in place when its first offices are occupied.
This £2bn billion project will be delivered by Lend Lease on behalf of Stratford City Business District Ltd, a 50/50 joint venture between Lend Lease, one the world’s largest development and construction companies, and London and Continental Railways (LCR) owner and operator of St Pancras and Stratford International stations, along with much of the surrounding land.
TIQ Stratford City, one of the UK’s largest mixed-use schemes, will be a vibrant, new urban quarter providing four million sq ft of Grade A flexible commercial office space, 350 new homes, 275,000 sq ft of hotel space with associated retail, childcare facilities and community uses, all set within a unique parkland environment.
The International Quarter will offer unrivalled connectivity for employees via Stratford International, two Underground lines, Overground, DLR and Crossrail in 2018. World class amenities are only a short walk away, including Europe’s largest urban shopping mall with 1.9m sq ft of retail and 70 restaurants and the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park providing new green space the size of St James’ Park.
The first commercial tenant for TIQ has been signed - Starboard Atlantic Hotels has announced that it will building a 500 bedroom dual brand hotel/ aparthotel, with guests having easy access to Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Stratford International train station and Westfield Stratford City.
Construction on site will begin in early 2014, with the first commercial occupancy projected for late 2015.
Key facts about the International Quarter:
- A 22 acre site within the Olympic Park
- 3 acres of civic and open space
- 4,000,000 sq ft highly sustainable offices
- A 275,000 sq ft hotel
- 350 new homes
- 25,000 new jobs