We are able to bring extensive practical knowledge and expertise in low energy development, the generation of on-site renewable energy and measures to promote water conservation.
We are very conscious of the impact of rapidly rising energy and water costs on families with low incomes and the concerns of many residents regarding communal heating. At developments such as East City Point in Canning Town we are ensuring that residents’ interests are safeguarded.
Working with local residents has always been at the heart of our community regeneration programme. We believe passionately in the importance of building communities, not just homes.
Our highly experienced Community Development Director ensures that our projects have positive and lasting impacts on the communities involved. These include:
The successful integration of existing residents with new ones is essential to the creation of a balanced and stable community that is able to control and influence its future.
We can help to secure a more socially sustainable development by:
We recognise the vital importance of working to improve the economic well being of the residents of our deprived estates and neighbourhoods. We are currently creating employment opportunities across all of our regeneration programmes. Initiatives include:
We have 26 years experience of undertaking Local Labour in Construction schemes on our major estate regeneration projects and currently have six in operation. We are securing between 15-20% of our total employment requirements through local people, dependent largely upon the skills of the local workforce and the duration of the project.
Contact us regarding your sustainability requirements.