Ebbsfleet Garden City will be part of a Government delegation promoting UK investment opportunities at the world’s biggest property event.

The Department for International Trade (DIT) is leading the Government’s presence at MIPIM, which this year will include Ebbsfleet Development Corporation, Ministry for Housing, Communities and Local Government, Department for Transport and Homes England.

Ian Piper, Chief Executive of Ebbsfleet Development Corporation, who will be at the event in France from March 13-16, said it was an ideal opportunity to speak with potential investors about many of the exciting opportunities in Ebbsfleet Garden City.

These include:

* The Health Education and Innovation Quarter (HEiQ) which aims to become a world-class integrated healthcare, higher and further education, research and business centre serving not only Kent but parts of London and Essex.

* A vibrant new commercial centre, built around Ebbsfleet International Station, which will become a magnet for new business and for leisure and recreation.

* Opportunities for developers to continue the new homes growth in Ebbsfleet Garden City.

Ian said: “Ebbsfleet Garden City has one of the most enviable locations in the UK with its links to the M25 and being within an hour of five international airports. It also has the High Speed One rail service on its doorstep connecting people to central London in 17 minutes and France in under an hour.

”Hundreds of new homes are under construction and we already have our first school, restaurant and pub and hotel. This is an exciting time for potential investors to be a part of the growing Ebbsfleet Garden City story.“

The most influential people from all international property sectors including office, residential, retail, healthcare, sport, logistics and industrial will be at MIPIM and the Government delegation will have prominent pavilion space to help promote UK investment opportunities.