29 Nov '17, 11am

When Health and #commercial building come together

The outdoor plaza at 100 First Street in San Francisco. This is a Kilroy Realty building which was awarded a Fitwel 2 Star Rating. Kilroy Realty is a Fitwel Champion and also the 2017 North American office leader in sustainability recognized by GRESB. Photo: Kilroy Realty Corporation It isn’t easy fitting fitness and healthy habits into a busy workday. But now two groups are working together to encourage investment in commercial building design and operations that make it easier for employees to adopt healthy habits such as walking more, sitting less, and eating fresh food. The Center for Active Design (CfAD), which operates Fitwel, and the Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark (GRESB) have formed a partnership to help commercial real estate investors efficiently assess the health-promoting aspects of a real estate portfolio. The goal is to optimize design and operat...

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