How the commercial real estate sector is building a greener future

GreenBiz

The reasons to take action to cut carbon emissions from real estate are overwhelmingly greater than the reasons to do nothing

How The Real Estate Industry Can Live Up To Sustainability Expectations

Green Living Guy

The sustainable trend is specifically big in the real estate segment because its benefits extend to land developers and buyers alike. Sustainability is trending for all industries as every business wants to do its bit for the environment.

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The National Association of REALTORS® (NAR): Driving Sustainable Real Estate Design Through Collaboration

Green Business Bureau

NAR supports a more profitable and sustainable real estate industry. million members, and is becoming the driving force behind sustainable real estate. NAR members are involved in all aspects of the residential and commercial real estate industries.

Sustainability Guide for Real Estate: Getting Started

Green Business Bureau

With sustainability taking the forefront of many company agendas, the real estate industry is due for a seismic shift. This article will provide tips on how to make your agency greener and capitalize on the upcoming ‘green wave’ in real estate.

European VC Fund Raises $158 Million To Find Tech Solutions To Real Estate’s Sustainability Problem

Forbes Green Tech

Danish real estate fund manager NREP's 2150 fund made its first investment in CarbonCure Technologies.

Watt It Takes: Turning Real Estate Into Clean-Power Assets

GreenTechMedia

Blueprint works with real estate companies to turn their buildings into clean energy power plants. Robyn has a long history in the worlds of tech, real estate and energy. She later went into the world of real estate, where she oversaw venture investments at Lennar.

ImpactAlpha Deal Spotlight: Impact in real estate

Impact Alpha

ImpactAlpha, June 17 — New real estate funds with impact and inclusive strategies are attracting allocations. The post ImpactAlpha Deal Spotlight: Impact in real estate appeared first on ImpactAlpha.

Real Estate Internship (Solar) at Candela Renewables

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

Real Estate Internship (Solar) | Candela Renewables | Remote, preferably San Francisco. Responsibilities: Assist with real property title review and analysis to support development of mid to late-stage solar projects. Review existing real estate agreements to assist in accurate and precise tracking of key contract obligations such as payment and insurance obligations.

Science Based Targets Initiative backs new real estate decarbonisation push

Business Green

SBTi teams up with Carbon Risk Real Estate Monitor initiative to develop fully aligned 1.5C decarbonisation pathways for the real estate sector. pathways for operational real estate emissions.

Can real estate financing + small-business lending = equitable community growth?

Impact Alpha

based Capital Impact Partners, a community-development real estate lender, and CDC Small Business Finance in San Diego are teaming up to boost community financing in Los Angeles, Detroit, and the Washington, D.C. ImpactAlpha, Aug. 19, 2020 –– Arlington, Va.-based

How Covid-19 Has Changed The Way Americans Use Energy

Jim Conca

Energy /energy Business /business Energy /energy Real Estate /real-estate Editors' Pick editors-pick Business energyNationally, power consumption dropped 4% compared to the same time period last year but it was different for different states, according to a new study.

Eco Friendly Homes: How To Increase the Value of Your Home By Going Green

Green Business Bureau

In the real estate world, making green upgrades for a home often results in a significant increase in property value. This Green Business Bureau Real Estate Agent Guide on how to sell an eco friendly home describes some of the features agents like to emphasize.

Renewable Energy Real Estate Acquisition Specialist

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

Renewable Energy Real Estate Acquisition Specialist | Atlas Renewable Power | San Francisco. The Renewable Energy Real Estate Acquisition Specialist is responsible for identification of properties suitable for solar and battery development, real property negotiations, real property due diligence, and preparing the real property component of utility projects for financing and development. Effectively elevate issues to VP of Real Estate as necessary.

How Real Estate Will Drive Smart Home Adoption

Forbes Green Tech

These key real estate players will help drive smart home adoption and sales in the years ahead

The Green Real Estate

Eco-Business

The Green Real Estate's mission is to create an ecosystem for the development of green, smart and healthy real estate in the region by providing a business case for sustainable buildings and bridging the gap between normally disconnected stakeholders of the value chain

The Brief: Actionable impact data, clean mobile power, working capital for African enterprises, inclusive real estate developers, climate-resilient timber

Impact Alpha

The post The Brief: Actionable impact data, clean mobile power, working capital for African enterprises, inclusive real estate developers, climate-resilient timber appeared first on ImpactAlpha. Greetings, Agents of Impact! ? Join us for drinks in The Hague.

Redefining risk to catalyze capital for community-based real estate developers

Impact Alpha

The disparities in the real estate industry, which controls the levers of how entire communities are shaped, The post Redefining risk to catalyze capital for community-based real estate developers appeared first on ImpactAlpha.

Ross Baird’s blueprint for equitable real estate in southern ‘Zoom towns’ (Q&A)

Impact Alpha

The post Ross Baird’s blueprint for equitable real estate in southern ‘Zoom towns’ (Q&A) appeared first on ImpactAlpha. ImpactAlpha, Feb. 2 – Ross Baird has made a career of plugging capital gaps for promising ideas in their earliest stages. Before “accelerator” and.

Real estate developer adds 3.7 MW of solar to shopping centers in NY and Mass

Renewable Energy World

This week, real estate developer Kimco Realty Corp. The post Real estate developer adds 3.7 announced that it has initiated five new solar projects.

Black-owned developer Mosaic raises $10 million for equitable real estate in Philadelphia

Impact Alpha

The post Black-owned developer Mosaic raises $10 million for equitable real estate in Philadelphia appeared first on ImpactAlpha. ImpactAlpha, Jan.

As Technology Evolves, So Does The Need For Prefab

Forbes Green Tech

Real Estate /real-estate Business /business Real Estate /real-estate Innovation /innovation Green Tech /green-tech business

Benefits of Solar For Commercial Real Estate Owners

Green Living Guy

These days, switching to solar in the Commercial Real Estate (CRE) industry is less fringe and more mainstream, with even smaller developers hopping on the green bandwagon. The post Benefits of Solar For Commercial Real Estate Owners appeared first on Green Living Guy.

What's your energy strategy for an empty office or retail space?

GreenBiz

Energy & Climate Real Estate Energy EfficiencyAsking these five questions during the COVID-19 shutdown could help your organization reset its power consumption habits to more energy-efficient levels for the future.

The Brief: Practitioner wisdom from emerging markets, corporate carbon management, insect farming in India, green commercial real estate, Indigenous-led apparel

Impact Alpha

The post The Brief: Practitioner wisdom from emerging markets, corporate carbon management, insect farming in India, green commercial real estate, Indigenous-led apparel appeared first on ImpactAlpha. Greetings, Agents of Impact! Let’s connect.

Oracle Real Estate Facilities' Francisco Ruiz on IoT and building efficiency

GreenBiz

Data collected from AI and IoT technologies can empower companies to make better decisions about their energy consumption. Artificial Intelligence Buildings Energy Management Facility Management GreenBiz Studio internet of things VERGE Energy Efficiency

The Brief: Local funds in emerging markets, real estate impact, decarbonizing fashion, guaranteeing clean energy, $8 billion in food-waste deals

Impact Alpha

Featured: Small and Growing Businesses … Dealflow: Real Estate Impact Bridges Fund Management closes £350 million property fund. Greetings, Agents of Impact!

Black-led real estate firm East Chop Capital closes $4 million fund

Impact Alpha

ImpactAlpha, January 12 — Columbus, Ohio-based East Chop Capital, founded by a pair of Black real estate investors and developers, has rallied Black. The post Black-led real estate firm East Chop Capital closes $4 million fund appeared first on Impact Alpha.

Why Aren’t Home Efficiency Scores Standard in Online Real Estate Listings?

GreenTechMedia

Portland, Oregon is the best real-world example in the U.S. A dozen cities or states, including Berkeley, California and Austin, Texas, now ask for at least some form of home energy information disclosure during residential real estate transactions.

The Reconstruction: An equitable path forward to redress racial injustice in real estate (podcast)

Impact Alpha

The post The Reconstruction: An equitable path forward to redress racial injustice in real estate (podcast) appeared first on ImpactAlpha. ImpactAlpha August 9 – Black Americans make up nearly half of the people living in affordable homes financed by the federal government.

The Brief: Quasi-public impact investors, early tech in emerging markets, decarbonizing real estate, off-grid solar in Africa, Indonesian agri-tech

Impact Alpha

The post The Brief: Quasi-public impact investors, early tech in emerging markets, decarbonizing real estate, off-grid solar in Africa, Indonesian agri-tech appeared first on ImpactAlpha. Greetings, Agents of Impact!

Fifth Wall closes $500 million climate fund to decarbonize real estate

Impact Alpha

The post Fifth Wall closes $500 million climate fund to decarbonize real estate appeared first on ImpactAlpha. ImpactAlpha, July 25 — Buildings across the world contribute to nearly half of global carbon emissions. Property tech investor Fifth Wall’s first climate.

5 Eco-Conscious Decisions to Set Your Real Estate Projects Apart

The Environmental Blog

The real estate domain is highly competitive, and the only way to survive and thrive is by investing in marketable projects. Let us share some eco-conscious decisions that can help you set your real estate projects apart and make them sales-worthy.

Opportunity Zone capital flows to real estate but not to small businesses – or impact

Impact Alpha

ImpactAlpha, June 30 – When it was just a few well-connected plutocrats making headlines for questionable real estate projects, it was still possible to hope that Opportunity Zones would prove to be a major new source of capital for community-based businesses in underserved neighborhoods.

How the commercial real estate sector is building a greener future

AGreenLiving

The reasons to take action to cut carbon emissions from real estate are overwhelmingly greater than the reasons to do nothing. Here is the original: How the commercial real estate sector is building a greener future. Business Green are-overwhelmingly cut-carbon energy-powerhouse- real estate reasons retail the-reasons

SolaREIT Launches: Renewable Real Estate Investment Fund Closes First Tranche of Funding

altenergymag

SolaREIT’s mission is to acquire, develop, & manage climate-friendly land assets

Measurabl raises $50 million to help real estate investors measure for ESG

Impact Alpha

ImpactAlpha, September 15 — Global real estate investors are increasingly looking to implement environmental, social and governance initiatives in their investments and portfolios.

[Blog] How to Sell Real Estate Professionals on Sustainability Improvements

Home Energy

Real estate investors and housing developers must consistently stay aware of trends. Recently, that's meant knowing about sustainability trends

Green Realtor® Guide: Marketing Eco-Friendly Homes and Sustainability

Green Business Bureau

As a green realtor® passionate about the planet’s future and our own, you can play an important role in delivering the message of sustainability to homeowners and support a greener, healthier real estate industry. Real EstateRealtors® and Home Buyers Going Green.

Construction Begins on Two Community Solar Projects on Endurance Real Estate Properties in Mount Laurel, New Jersey

altenergymag

Approved Three Weeks Ago, New Solar Panels Will Power Nearly 350 Homes

Real Estate and net zero carbon: Collaboration will be key

Business Green

Shuen Chan at Legal & General Investment Management Real Assets explains how investors, property firms, and tenants will all have to work closely together if net zero emissions are to be achieved. Shuen Chan is Head of ESG at Legal & General Investment Management Real Assets

How a collective of Black developers is raising equity for inclusive real estate in Philadelphia

Impact Alpha

The post How a collective of Black developers is raising equity for inclusive real estate in Philadelphia appeared first on Impact Alpha. ImpactAlpha, Apr.

The Brief: Inclusive real estate in Philadelphia, community solar in NYC, scaling edtech in India, regulating greenwashing, insurgents at Exxon

Impact Alpha

Featured: ImpactAlpha Original How a collective of Black developers is raising equity for inclusive real estate in Philadelphia. Greetings, Agents of Impact! Decades.

The Brief: Supply-side policies, Palestinian tech, Flutterwave’s big haul, access to cash in Nigeria, Black-led real estate in Philly, upcycling plastic waste

Impact Alpha

The post The Brief: Supply-side policies, Palestinian tech, Flutterwave’s big haul, access to cash in Nigeria, Black-led real estate in Philly, upcycling plastic waste appeared first on ImpactAlpha. Greetings, Agents of Impact!