Building an ESG data platform for the real estate industry

If you're involved in the real estate industry, you may have heard the term ESG being thrown around a lot lately. ESG stands for environmental, social, and governance. It refers to the non-financial factors affecting a company's performance and reputation. In recent years, it went from a fancy buzzword [...]

By |2023-03-15T12:47:06+02:002023-03-15|ESG Real Estate|

Living Building Challenge

What is the Living Building Challenge? The Living Building Challenge is a visionary program that sets the highest sustainable design and construction standards. Developed by the International Living Future Institute, the program involves a certification system beyond traditional green building standards. It requires buildings to operate entirely on renewable [...]

By |2023-03-09T10:50:07+02:002023-02-13|ESG Real Estate|

LEED Certificate: Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design

Environmental protection efforts are constantly jeopardized by increasing carbon emissions, plastic trash production, and underdeveloped infrastructure systems. As most of today's infrastructure designs are haphazard, planned out sustainable new construction is essential to finding a solution to these issues. To help solve these environmental issues, the U.S. Green Building [...]

By |2023-03-09T10:09:54+02:002022-08-17|ESG Real Estate|

ESG Green Buildings: Characteristics of Sustainable Housing

What are ESG green buildings? Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) green buildings are the idea of positively impacting the environment and others by investing money. Many companies are addressing climate change and social progress in architecture and design. This means that ESG refers to businesses using their buildings and [...]

By |2023-03-09T10:36:59+02:002022-08-01|ESG Real Estate|

The EU Taxonomy and its effect on PropTech

The EU Taxonomy is now becoming entrenched in the evaluation of financial investments across Europe. The Taxonomy itself is massive and complex. It consists of over 550 pages of committee-drafted language, nuanced and very “legal” in appearance. The EU green taxonomy aims at nothing less than a transformation of [...]

By |2023-03-09T10:32:04+02:002022-06-13|ESG Real Estate|