Source: smh.com.au September 12, 2011
“Office blocks with solid green credentials can be worth up to 10 per cent more than other office buildings, new research shows.
The Building Better Returns report, commissioned by the property industry, found that top energy ratings delivered a 9 per cent green “premium” in value overall. In Canberra, the rating attracted a 21 per cent premium compared with a 4 per cent premium in the Sydney CBD and 8per cent in suburban Sydney, the report found.”
Full Article: http://www.smh.com.au/environment/energy-smart/green-offices-worth-up-to-10-more-20110912-1k5ng.html