Commercial

The universities embracing Passivhaus design

Passivhaus design, originally intended for housing, is being adapted to demanding university and other educational buildings, which have complex needs in terms of occupancy and technology. 

mirvac

Mirvac adds another to six star NABERS Energy tally

Mirvac has added more green creds to its portfolio, achieving the highest possible six star NABERS Energy rating for a base building at One Darling Island at Pyrmont in Sydney.

property CEFC

Property in the crosshairs, CEFC says in latest annual report

The Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC) annual report has flagged sluggish improvement in energy efficiency in homes, and with property representing a substantial part of Australia’s emissions reduction challenge, this…

Renew Geelong

Renew Geelong off to a vibrant start

Renew Australia’s latest initiative to revitalise Geelong by attracting creative businesses, is already engaging property partners, local entrepreneurs, artisans and creative start-ups.

The physical health box has been ticked by many workplaces, according to Link Coworking owner and Global Coworking Unconference Conference founder Liz Elam Executives doing yoga in office

Workers are fit but not happy, says Liz Elam

The physical health box has been ticked by many workplaces, according to Link Coworking owner and Global Coworking Unconference Conference founder Liz Elam.

Carbon positive

Property sustainability conversation turns to carbon positive

The world must move to net zero emissions by 2050 to avoid the most extreme climate change scenarios, but the property sector is hoping to do more, and more quickly, particularly with notoriously hard to engage tenants.