26th November 2015
‘Croydon is booming! says new manager of revamped South Croydon branch
The new manager of Streets Ahead’s freshly refurbished South Croydon branch says the area is a property hotspot thanks to the buzz around the borough’s multi-billion pound regeneration.
Jon Claustres, who has worked with the firm for five years, commented: “Croydon is booming at the moment, with Westfield coming to the area, it has really created a buzz! The lettings market in particular is very buoyant.”
The South Croydon office’s full refurbishment, brings it into line with the company’s other offices. Here’s John’s Q & A profile as he takes on his new role:
JONATHAN CLAUSTRES, MANAGER, SOUTH CROYDON
How long have you worked for Streets Ahead?
Nearly 5 years
What was your previous role?
I worked for Arriva the Bus Company in the Croydon area and previous to that I worked in car sales for Phoenix Vauxhall, Purley Way.
What will be new role involve?
I will be responsible for driving the office forward, generating new business and general business development,as well as mentoring and training new staff. We will have a team of 2-3 to begin with.
Is the market in south Croydon hot at the moment?
Croydon is booming at the moment, with Westfield coming to the area it has really created a buzz! The lettings market in particular is very buoyant.
Tell me what the office revamp involves?
Full modern refurbishment, to bring it in line with the company’s other six offices.
What can clients expect?
The best customer service in Croydon, working closely with our Central Croydon and Addiscombe offices to provide a first class service in Croydon. A late night viewing service, and a can-do positive attitude.
Why do you like working for Streets Ahead?
I like the fast-pace and my colleagues are all great, hard-working and motivated people. I also like the recognition of hard work and the targeted work and personal goals that the company helps you to achieve.
What do you do in your spare time?
I love spending time with my kids. I play for a pool team on Tuesday evenings. I also love food and am a car enthusiast.