Associations & Designations http://nreionline.com/taxonomy/term/36891/more en Greening the Construction Codes http://nreionline.com/commentary/greening-construction-codes <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>This year, the International Code Council is considering changes for the 2015 edition of its green building code—the International Green <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/services/construction?intlink=incontent " title="Commercial Real Estate Construction">Construction</a></span> Code.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/commentary/greening-construction-codes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/commentary/greening-construction-codes#comments Associations & Designations Government Commentary Construction Multifamily News Office Freemium Wed, 16 Jul 2014 14:33:00 +0000 1039081 at http://nreionline.com U.S. Surveys Show More Buildings, But Less Energy Consumption http://nreionline.com/energy-efficiency-and-benchmarking/us-surveys-show-more-buildings-less-energy-consumption <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The U.S. Energy Information Administration recently released preliminary results from its 2012 Commercial Buildings Survey, which measures the size of the current U.S. building stock. The study will then be combined with another yardstick, the Energy Supplier Survey, which is now underway by the EIA.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/energy-efficiency-and-benchmarking/us-surveys-show-more-buildings-less-energy-consumption" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/energy-efficiency-and-benchmarking/us-surveys-show-more-buildings-less-energy-consumption#comments Associations & Designations Energy-Efficiency and Benchmarking News Office Research & Data Freemium Mon, 14 Jul 2014 19:42:00 +0000 1032401 at http://nreionline.com Mayor de Blasio Plans Sustainable Retrofit Pilot Program for NYC http://nreionline.com/green-projects-retrofits/mayor-de-blasio-plans-sustainable-retrofit-pilot-program-nyc <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's $41 billion affordable housing plan includes a pilot program that would boost much-needed sustainability projects at affordable multifamily properties in the city. The program will target housing that serves low- to moderate-income residents, focusing on some of the oldest and most vulnerable housing stock, such as smaller and midsize tenement buildings.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/green-projects-retrofits/mayor-de-blasio-plans-sustainable-retrofit-pilot-program-nyc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/green-projects-retrofits/mayor-de-blasio-plans-sustainable-retrofit-pilot-program-nyc#comments Associations & Designations Energy-Efficiency and Benchmarking Green Projects & Retrofits Multifamily New York News Freemium Mon, 14 Jul 2014 18:04:00 +0000 1031981 at http://nreionline.com Andrew Burton/Getty Images Swig and Project Frog Partner to Create Tech-Savvy, Sustainable Office Space http://nreionline.com/green-projects-retrofits/swig-and-project-frog-partner-create-tech-savvy-sustainable-office-space <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p><strong>An unusual landlord/tenant pilot partnership</strong> is underway between The Swig Co., a Bay Area commercial real estate investor and operator, and Project Frog, a maker of technologically-advanced component buildings. The two firms have partnered to turn what set out to be a straightforward retrofit office project into a showcase for technologically advanced design and sustainable building in downtown San Francisco.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/green-projects-retrofits/swig-and-project-frog-partner-create-tech-savvy-sustainable-office-space" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/green-projects-retrofits/swig-and-project-frog-partner-create-tech-savvy-sustainable-office-space#comments Associations & Designations Green Projects & Retrofits News Office San Francisco Thu, 19 Jun 2014 18:25:00 +0000 954861 at http://nreionline.com Changing the Game http://nreionline.com/commentary/changing-game <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Five years ago, BOMA International was one of the founding members of the Better Buildings Alliance (originally called the Commercial Real Estate Energy Alliance). </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/commentary/changing-game" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/commentary/changing-game#comments Associations & Designations Government Commentary News Office Freemium Tue, 10 Jun 2014 14:11:00 +0000 932671 at http://nreionline.com Phoenix’s Green Thumbs-Up Signals Market Rebound http://nreionline.com/green-real-estate-investment/phoenix-s-green-thumbs-signals-market-rebound <div class="field-byline"> John Bonnell and Jackie Hines </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In Phoenix, owners with LEED-certified buildings can capture a premium of 29 percent over buildings without this distinction.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/green-real-estate-investment/phoenix-s-green-thumbs-signals-market-rebound" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/green-real-estate-investment/phoenix-s-green-thumbs-signals-market-rebound#comments Associations & Designations Green Projects & Retrofits Office Phoenix Viewpoints Green Real Estate Investment Freemium Mon, 09 Jun 2014 13:00:00 +0000 924981 at http://nreionline.com Green Retail Takes a Leap Forward With Regency Bonds http://nreionline.com/green-real-estate-investment/green-retail-takes-leap-forward-regency-bonds <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Regency Centers Corp., an owner, operator and developer of 332 shopping centers, recently launched the latest sustainability salvo in the retail world by completing a $250 million sale of bonds solely dedicated to build or buy LEED properties.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/green-real-estate-investment/green-retail-takes-leap-forward-regency-bonds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/green-real-estate-investment/green-retail-takes-leap-forward-regency-bonds#comments Associations & Designations Finance & Investment Leasing News Retail Green Real Estate Investment Freemium Mon, 09 Jun 2014 13:00:00 +0000 924771 at http://nreionline.com Is the Northeast's CRE More Sustainable Post-Sandy? http://nreionline.com/design/northeasts-cre-more-sustainable-post-sandy <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A year and a half after Superstorm Sandy devastated much of the Eastern seaboard, are there any silver linings from the hurricane that was the second-costliest in U.S. history? Is it possible that the commercial real estate sector is now more sustainable because of a storm? The answer is a complicated yes and no.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/design/northeasts-cre-more-sustainable-post-sandy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/design/northeasts-cre-more-sustainable-post-sandy#comments Associations & Designations Energy-Efficiency and Benchmarking Design New York News Office Freemium Mon, 09 Jun 2014 13:00:00 +0000 924761 at http://nreionline.com Telling It Like It Is: 11 CRE Sustainability Managers Talk About Their Work http://nreionline.com/energy-efficiency-and-benchmarking/telling-it-it-11-cre-sustainability-managers-talk-about-their-wor <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>NREI held a roundtable phone discussion with 11 commercial real estate professionals who work on incorporating sustainability into the management of their companies’ portfolios. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/energy-efficiency-and-benchmarking/telling-it-it-11-cre-sustainability-managers-talk-about-their-wor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/energy-efficiency-and-benchmarking/telling-it-it-11-cre-sustainability-managers-talk-about-their-wor#comments Associations & Designations Energy-Efficiency and Benchmarking Industrial Los Angeles Multifamily New York News Office Philadelphia Property Management Retail San Francisco Technology Industries & Products and Services Freemium Mon, 19 May 2014 17:17:00 +0000 871181 at http://nreionline.com Gensler Pushes Hacking to Retrofit Buildings http://nreionline.com/green-projects-retrofits/gensler-pushes-hacking-retrofit-buildings <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In an age of identity theft and cyber fraud, hacking does not exactly conjure up positive images. But hacking is exactly what a national <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/services/architecture?intlink=incontent " title="Commercial Real Estate Architecture">architecture</a></span> firm is pitching as a sustainable solution to transforming aging office buildings into more viable destinations for tomorrow’s workers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/green-projects-retrofits/gensler-pushes-hacking-retrofit-buildings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/green-projects-retrofits/gensler-pushes-hacking-retrofit-buildings#comments Associations & Designations Energy-Efficiency and Benchmarking Architecture Green Projects & Retrofits News Office Industries & Products and Services Freemium Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:26:00 +0000 766501 at http://nreionline.com