Green Buildings in Demand

A new poll of real estate experts reveals that businesses seeking office space are increasingly seeking buildings built with sustainability in mind.
February 7, 2011, 11am PST | Tim Halbur
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The survey was conducted by PricewaterhouseCoopers for the Urban Land Institute as part of their Emerging Trends in Real Estate 2011 report.

The Guardian U.K. looked at the results:

"The respondents noted that although green buildings do not necessarily attract higher rents, sustainable buildings lease well in a weak market. The report also cites emerging evidence that tenants are willing to pay more for some green characteristics."

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Published on Monday, February 7, 2011 in The Guardian U.K.
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