Written by Santo Dettore, Assistant Real Estate Manager of Construction at Hobbs Brook Management and excerpted from facilitiesnet.com.
“All around the country on a daily basis, developers and landlords alike shout out to prospective tenants and investors using the terms “LEED,” “green,” “sustainable,” and “renewable.” All businesses, not just real estate developers and owners, want to convey the image that their firm is a leader in sustainability — who wouldn’t? Climate change has been a hot button issue in the United States for more than 20 years. As tenants choose their workplace and investors look to maximize returns, owners are constantly searching for ways to enact sustainability practices that not only project the image they desire but also have a real impact on their energy consumption — all while keeping in mind the cost of such endeavors…”
See the full article HERE.