- Some 10,000 m2 of commercial space on two floors
- The local centre will be constructed in stages, 4,500 m2 of leasable premises in the first phase
- Some 250 parking spaces for shops and 400 parking spaces for houses
Some premises will open towards a marketplace
The first floor of the shopping centre will be home to diverse daily consumer goods services and smaller shops and services, some of which will open towards the marketplace in front of the shopping centre. The second floor will include various commercial and exercise premises, public services, and healthcare and wellbeing services like city library, gym and pharmacy.
The number of residents in Suurpelto is increasing
The population of 2,500 in Suurpelto is increasing. In 2025, the area is estimated to have 10,000 inhabitants. The local market area covers Suurpelto, Henttaa and Mankkaa. Its current population is more than 11,000.
Excellent visibility, good transport connections
Suurpelto is located along Ring Road II in the middle of Espoo, offering good transport connections. The centre to be built at the heart of the most rapidly growing area in Espoo will be excellently visible from Ring Road II, which offers enormous additional potential for commerce. Some 60,000 vehicles drive past the centre every day.
Centre with a BREEAM environmental certificate
The Suurpelto centre will reach the Very Good level of the international BREEAM environmental certification system. The requirements set by BREEAM, the most common environmental certification system in Europe, guide the design of the shopping centre in ten different categories. Various evaluation criteria include the transportation distance of building materials, the surrounding infrastructure, accessibility using public transportation, energy efficiency, the use of chemicals and waste processing.