26 Sep '11, 12am

Happy Green Monday! Value of #greenbuilding & Valuing Green in #Australia #sustainability

In only a few short years, Green Star buildings have captured serious attention, now accounting for as much as 30% of the new building market. Such rapid shifts in market sentiment are difficult for professional valuers to incorporate into traditional models, which rely on tangible evidence from sales and/or leasing from multiple properties. That evidence is coming, but with many Green Star buildings still under construction, the data base remains limited. In the interim, valuers will need use their expertise to assess the extent of the advantage Green Star buildings will enjoy. Ignoring the likely impact of this advantage is not an option: this report has found Green Star buildings are already having a market impact. At the very least, non-Green Star buildings face accelerated value depreciation. To be able to make informed judgements with limited information, valuers wil...

Full article: http://www.gbca.org.au/resources/valuing-green/1466.htm

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