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    Nation's Largest Cities Are Getting Even Greener

    13 Sep, 2018

    Green certified office space across America's 30 largest metros has reached 41 percent of market totals - the highest in history, according to the fifth annual U.S. Green Building Adoption Index...

    Florida Lawmakers Advance Bill to Extend Solar Energy Property Tax Break to Businesses

    13 Feb, 2017

    A Florida Senate committee has unanimously approved Senate Bill 90, which would implement Amendment 4 and eliminate property taxes on solar and other renewable energy devices installed at commercial...

    San Francisco is the Greenest U.S. Office Market

    19 Oct, 2016

    Institutional owners of office buildings continued to pursue green building certifications in the 30 largest U.S. markets during 2015. Continuing an upward trend over the past decade, green...

    Florida Voters Approve Amendment to Extend Solar Energy Tax Break to Businesses

    31 Aug, 2016

    Florida voters approved a constitutional amendment by more than 70 percent in Tuesday’s primary election, which will exempt solar and other renewable energy devices on business and industrial...

    Florida Proposal Would Extend Solar Energy Tax Break to Businesses

    2 Aug, 2016

    Florida voters will be asked on the primary-election ballot on Aug. 30 to extend the residential solar energy tax break to commercial and industrial property owners, and thus significantly expand...

    Data Centers Implement Green Initiatives

    22 Jul, 2016

    Data center are required to run uninterrupted 24 hours per day, 365 days per year, unlike any other property type, so it is no surprise that owners are actively investing energy-efficient features...

    Lower Interest Rates, Larger Loans Available for Green Apartments

    7 Jun, 2016

    Lenders are recognizing the value of apartment properties that use less energy and are offering incentives to multifamily owners that go green. Both Fannie Mae and the Federal Housing Authority (FHA)...

    Benefits of Industrial Property Owners Going Green

    31 May, 2016

    Building green industrial properties, and seeking LEED certification, is a growing trend for developers and property owners, as they begin to recognize the wide-range of benefits it provides for...

    Massachusetts Solar Developers Could Have Reason to Challenge Property Taxes

    17 Dec, 2014

    Recent findings from the Massachusetts Appellate Tax Court could provide solar developers statewide the opportunity to challenge their property tax payments. According to the Boston Business Journal,...

    More U.S. Cities Adopt Energy Benchmarks for Commercial Buildings

    20 Nov, 2014

    Energy benchmarking for large commercial buildings is fast becoming U.S. law. According to The International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), ten cities — Austin, Texas; Boston; Cambridge, Mass.;...