Report | 2018

Best Practices for Leasing NZE Buildings

By Cara CarmichaelAlisa Petersen
Download the report below

An actionable guide explaining the business case and process for developers and landlords to pursue net-zero energy (NZE) leased buildings.

Rendering of new Boulder Commons. Image courtesy of Morgan Creek Ventures


If implemented thoughtfully NZE provides strong returns to developers and landlords, including a 3 to 7 percent higher occupancy rate, 3.5 percent higher rental rates, and 13 percent higher sale value. Landlords and tenants alike can take action today with ready-to-deploy resources and the model lease provisions provided along with this guide.