What Do New York City Office Tenants Think About "Green" Certification of Office Buildings?

May 28, 2014

Even as more New York office buildings are built and renovated to environmentally sustainable (“green”) standards, tenants and potential tenants don’t care all that much, according to a survey of top-level New York City real estate executives including owners, brokers, agents, engineers, and accountants and lawyers specializing in the space.  Most property executives (83%) said tenants regard green certification as either "not too important" (33%), only "somewhat important" (45%) or "not at all important" (5%).

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