CBRE helps our clients improve their green building performance in a way that boosts ROI and meets their strategic business objectives. Watch the video to see how opportunity and social responsibility intersect in the marketplace.
Newsweek has ranked CBRE Group, Inc. as the greenest real estate firm for the past three years based on environmental impact, disclosure efforts and property management leadership.
> More than 150 LEED EB certifications (64 MSF) > 99% success on all LEED EB points submitted > 325 LEED EB projects registered globally > 500+ completed assessments (150 MSF) > Dedicated in-house team with O+M specialty
CBRE helps maximize the value of your energy costs, delivering an integrated range of energy management services that leverage innovative technology and the industry’s leading vendor/ partner network.
In collaboration with academics and industry partners, CBRE has led the largest green building study of its kind, demonstrating the importance of insight into real-world sustainability issues – as well as the value of green for getting ahead in the market.
2011 Green Building Study
As a five-time ENERGY STAR “Partner of the Year,” CBRE is committed to working closely with our partners to reduce energy consumption in the buildings we manage and to move the industry forward through improved operating performance.
CBRE has been selected from more than 100 outsourcing service providers around the world as the first-ever recipient of the Global Outsourcing Social Responsibility Impact Award. The award recognizes responsible business practices, including CBRE’s dedication to environmental sustainability.
CBRE recognizes the responsibility that comes with our industry leadership position. CBRE’s Environmental Sustainability Policy is a reflection of this leadership role, giving structure and strength to our internal programs and sustainability practices.
Best practices established through the course of becoming carbon neutral are common practice in CBRE-occupied buildings. As the industry leader in green, CBRE employees make energy and resource conservation a matter of habit in their personal space.
CBRE’s OHMEGA $100 Million Energy Challenge is driving greater energy savings into our clients’ accounts. With a focus on client service and creative ways to reduce costs, the challenge has so far identified $113 million in cost savings.
The Business of Green
CBRE offers an integrated platform of energy and sustainability services that reduce energy costs, improve building performance and drive greater value into your brand. As the global leader in commercial real estate services, we understand both the social responsibility and the financial imperative of managing resources wisely, and that your greatest asset in business is green.
Get the inside view on how CBRE balances the environment with the business needs of our clients.
Need help mapping
a plan? CBRE can assist in developing a sustainability roadmap that adopts CORE strategies to achieve your corporate objectives. By conducting a comprehensive diagnostic, identifying opportunities and supporting implementation, CBRE Green Consulting helps guide the improvement process towards long-term organizational change with quantifiable outcomes.
Energy Program Management
Energy represents up to 40% of operating costs for office buildings – even higher for some industrial properties. CBRE has built a network of energy program professionals to help clients manage energy consumption. Utilizing best practices, these energy managers leverage CBRE-developed solutions to give clients a competitive advantage while driving peak energy performance.
Energy Audits & Assessments
Through a holistic approach and integrated platform, CBRE delivers consistent service and peak energy performance across your portfolio. Click the pyramid below to learn more.
Certify Your Success
Around the globe, green building certification programs are becoming the standard for validating the sustainability of new and existing real estate. Wherever clients are in the world, CBRE can help improve operating efficiencies and document cost savings to provide owners and occupiers of commercial property with a market-leading economic advantage.
CBRE provides expert support in green building certification standards for BREEAM, NABERS, ISO 14001, LEED and others. To learn more about achieving certification in your region, click on the map below or consult CBRE’s:
Green Building Certification Guide
Doorway to LEED®
CBRE offers the industry’s leading team of consultants to deliver proven USGBC® LEED strategies throughout the real estate lifecycle. From greening tenant build-outs to entire portfolios, CBRE provides an integrated platform of LEED certification solutions to help clients achieve their sustainability goals. Select a LEED rating system below for more information or view our LEED Projects Map to see all of CBRE’s U.S. LEED certified projects.
LEED for Commercial Interiors
LEED for Core and Shell
LEED for Existing Buildings
LEED for New Construction
If you’re in the process of developing projects with green performance objectives, CBRE can assist in reviewing your standard bid and contract documents, providing revisions and additions, if necessary, and negotiating on your behalf.
CBRE services include:
CBRE helps building owners assess their real estate goals and implement strategies that align with their business objectives. The key is to engage CBRE early, ensuring that sustainability is integrated into each phase of development.
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Green Building Valuation
CBRE is the leading provider of real estate appraisal services, with regional and branch appraisal offices located worldwide and in more than 60 U.S. metropolitan markets. CBRE employs over 400 appraisers in the U.S. alone, including a growing number of LEED Accredited Professionals. Our green building valuation team offers clients deep experience in identifying green building elements and determining how these impact a property’s value.
Property types include:
Contact: Robert Hensley for a complimentary review of your property type and potential services match.
Accurate and reliable valuations are critical to the success of every real estate investment. CBRE delivers dependable valuations with fast turnaround.
Pete ScarpelliGlobal Director of EnergyT 312.338.2020email