Property Management plays a central role in sustainable building operation, due to its key coordinating function between the owner, operator and user. To improve the sustainability performance of buildings further, Property Management is responsible for structured quality assurance of both technical and commercial building operation.
Sustainable Property Management Services by Cushman & Wakefield certified by BREEAM
Cushman & Wakefield’s Sustainable Property Management Services, is the first standard in Germany for sustainable building operation. This enables the target-oriented and steerable implementation of sustainable building operation on the basis of legally verified contractual provisions as well as a specially-tailored scope of services. The program is additionally based on the methods and content of the internationally recognised BREEAM In-Use sustainability certification for existing buildings. For our Sustainable Property Management Services, C&W received the official Badge of Recognition of the Building Research Establishment, the operating company of the BREEAM In-Use certification system.
In the provision of Sustainable Property Management Services, C&W concentrates on the sustainability performance of the active parties, coordinates interfaces, steers information flows and puts tenants, owners and service providers in a position to achieve a further important contribution to sustainability in the real estate industry.
Depending on property condition and owner – and user interests C&W offers an individually-adjustable scope of services regarding the following main aspects:
Inventory taking, concept development and implementation of sustainable maintenance strategies
- Steering, Measurement, Control
Consumption management, equipment calibration and adjustment, benchmarking
- Environmental Protection and Safety
Solution for reduction of water consumption, energy saving and garbage reduction
- Procurement Management
Solutions for environmentally-sound procurement of goods e.g. use of sustainable building materials and low-emission materials etc.
- Tenant commitment
Development and implementation of sustainable tenant use concepts for actively developing tenant involvement and commitment to the sustainability strategy