245 made a commitment to build a socially aware mixed-use scheme that added value and life within the borough. The 245 Estates team are driving social values into every possible aspect of the day to day running of the scheme. They have delivered £645,000 of social value, noteable highlights being Local economic value £388,738 (60%), social value £259,511 (40%) and 40% of the workforce is locally employed. The most important achievement so far however is the relationships that have been developed so the team remain committed to providing excellence in customer service and helping others.
These values are being instilled in the staff who come and work in a property that is making its name as a fun, vibrant, kind and loving environment for all to work in. In addition to the day to day running of the estate, a host of regular event take place in the building such as:
– Cinema nights in the piazza
– Weekly food trucks
– Exercise classes
– Music nights
– Continued community engagement