Benefits of Interim Activity
Interim (or transitional) activities breathe new life into vacant spaces. The advantages of such undertakings include:
- Enhanced visual appeal that attracts tourism and business investments, boosting the local economy.
- Activities that foster well-being, community engagement, resilience, and a strong sense of identity.
- An environment that encourages cultural events, inspires other creative projects and provides a testing ground for innovative ideas.
- Reduction in crime rates and environmental improvement.
- Opportunities for positive marketing, audience building, networking, and public image enhancement.
Why Partner with LiVS?
We're not just another organisation; we're a dedicated team of place-making experts. Our accolades, especially in the post-quake environment, are recognised globally. Why choose us?
- Expertise & Knowledge: We have a deep understanding of Christchurch's political and social context and are continually updating our approaches.
- Network & Relationships: Built over years, our ties within the community and industry are unmatched.
- Neutrality & Trust: As a grass-root, community-based charity, we're seen as neutral and above all, trusted. We navigate areas where others might falter.
- Value Proposition: We provide excellent value with our vast networks, prior success stories, and profound expertise.
Benefits to Stakeholders
Working with LiVS presents a unique set of advantages:
- Potential rates rebate, leading to monetary savings.
- Diminished risk of vandalism through increased community involvement.
- Enhanced value and upkeep of your property.
- Access to new audiences and potential business networks.
- Association with a globally respected organisation.
We don't just manage spaces; we transform them. Our proposal for your land includes:
- Establishing frameworks for streamlined project delivery.
- Launching initiatives to magnetise people and foster positive activities.
- Installing necessary amenities and contracting partners to ensure holistic space utilization.
- Risk management, including Public Liability Insurance up to $2 million.
- A robust communication strategy to amplify the project's visibility.
While our mission is altruistic, operational costs do arise. Depending on various factors like location, motivation, and the quality of space, we might need to recover some costs. This could be through a management fee, capital contributions, or even a profit-sharing model. However, our commitment is transparency. We'll discuss all financial aspects with you openly and finalise them within our contractual agreement.
Join us in our mission to reshape Ōtautahi Christchurch, one vacant space at a time.