Green Buildings

Green buildings reduce environmental impact and energy expenditure. They use geothermal energy, solar panels, rainwater recovery, and better waste and building-use cost management. Occupants’ wellbeing is a focus, so they emphasize natural lighting, acoustics, noise reduction and ambient air quality. Most hold eco-certificates, e.g. BREEAM, LEED, HQE®, and DGNB.

Sustainability leads at DGNB Consense 2014

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Christophe Daudigny is all revved up! He is a certified DGNB Consultant, so of course he’s convinced about the energy and cost savings that sustainable buildings can achieve. But since he represented RealCorp at the Consense 2014 conference (1-2 July) … Continue reading

Developer Focus: BESIX RED Luxembourg

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RealCorp Luxembourg is privileged to work with many different developers who bring expertise and insight to the Luxembourg market. This month, we focus on BESIX RED Luxembourg. A subsidiary of the BESIX Group, BESIX RED (formerly SGT) SA is in … Continue reading

DGNB: The Highest Green Standard in Luxembourg

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German tech is famous for its high quality standards. Germany first granted certificates for sustainable buildings in January 2009. Standards for these certificates were first developed by the DGNB (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Nachhaltiges Bauen e.V. or German Sustainable Building Council) … Continue reading

Green Certification: Do You Need It?

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Green building (also “green construction” or “sustainable building”) expands and complements classical building design concerns of economy, utility, durability, and comfort. It aims for environmentally responsible and resource-efficient structures and processes throughout a building’s life-cycle: from siting to design, construction, … Continue reading

Tenants and Investors Demand Green Certification

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Tehdi-Edouard Babigeon, RealCorp’s Head of Letting and Sales, recently answered some questions on the increasing demand for green certification witnessed by his Agency team. How often is the presence of a green certificate a factor in the perception of value … Continue reading

Project Managers Assist with a Stargate Move

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In March 2014, RealCorp PM assisted with the delivery (as AMO) of the new offices of an investment company in the “Stargate” Building, Boulevard de la Foire, Place de L’Etoile, Luxembourg City. This occurred alongside the successful delivery of other … Continue reading

Our Project Number 50: STM Esch

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We are delighted to announce the delivery of RealCorp Luxembourg’s operation number 50, STM Esch, 1 rue du Swing in Esch Belval. The building is Southlane Tower 1, for which the owner, LCP Luxembourg, obtained a BREEAM “Very Good” certification. … Continue reading

Nos derniers chantiers gérés par notre équipe de Project Management

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STM au Southlane: le project management est signé RealCorp! Ce jeudi 6 février signait le lancement des travaux d’aménagement pour STM (Service Grand-Ducal de Santé au Travail Multisectoriel), qui installe ses bureaux au 7ème étage de l’immeuble BREEAM SOUTHLANE de … Continue reading

Michael Chidiac répond aux questions immobilières de l’Agefi

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“L’immobilier d’entreprise ne connaît plus la crise.” Le journal économique Agefi vient de sortir son numéro dédié à l’immobilier au Luxembourg. Acteur connu du secteur, RealCorp a souhaité donner son point de vue sur le marché. Michael Chidiac, le managing … Continue reading

Avoir la main verte… même au bureau !

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Ecran, clavier, téléphone, classeurs, stylos… Voici notre décor durant environ 8 heures par jour… Et pourquoi ne pas égayer votre espace de travail avec une touche de verdure ? Voici quelques conseils pour bien choisir votre plante et profiter au mieux de … Continue reading