Entries by Oliver Pye

GRESB Results 2018: EVORA supports Hines to achieve Sector Leader status and top global ranking in Health, Wellbeing and Resilience

PRESS RELEASE – 12 September 2018 Download the full press release here. Hines Pan-European Core Fund Recognized as Sector Leader by GRESB Results 2018 for Sustainability Performance We are delighted to congratulate our client, Hines Pan-European Core Fund (HECF), for their absolutely stellar GRESB 2018 results: GRESB Global Sector Leader GRESB Europe Sector Leader Ranked […]

Changes to GRESB 2018 Real Estate Survey Part 2 – The Detail

Last week, my colleague Paul Sutcliffe penned a blog briefly setting out the headline changes to the GRESB 2018 Real Estate Survey.  Having had a bit more time to digest these updates, below I provide a detailed look at how the survey has changed this year. I also outline some key practical considerations. Unlike Paul’s […]

Health and Wellbeing Certification Standards 101

This post was co-authored by Oli Pye, Associate Director and Rhianne Menzies, Junior Sustainability Consultant Momentum behind the topic of health and wellbeing in commercial real estate is building […no pun intended…] and we at EVORA are committed to expanding our expertise in this area significantly. We firmly believe that the health and wellbeing of […]

The Non-Financial Reporting Directive: Three Key Questions and How to Approach the New Requirements

This is our 20th blog post of 2017 so far – have you signed up to receive our monthly digest yet? In December 2016, the EU non-financial reporting directive (Directive 2014/95/EU) was transposed into UK law via The Companies, Partnerships and Groups (Accounts and Non-Financial Reporting) Regulations 2016. In short, this legislation requires large companies […]

The 2017 GRESB Reporting Cycle and Five Tips for GRESB Survey Submission Success!

On your marks, get set… GRESB! According to the time stamp on Tuesday’s Newsletter from GRESB, 01:51pm marked the starting gun for the GRESB 2017 reporting cycle. The race is on…! Within the Newsletter, GRESB provided a link to the ‘pre-release’ of their Real Estate and Developer Assessment surveys. Review of the pre-release offers early […]