How do we accommodate the office of the future?

Covid-19 and sustainability awareness are changing Ireland’s commercial property market

Investors are now concerned with additional real estate performance metrics, such as energy consumption, greenhouse gas emissions and tenant and community engagement

The commercial property market is set to look very different in the coming years due to two game-changers: Covid-19 and its permanent impact on the world of work, and the little-known but highly important environmental, social and governance (ESG) system that is the benchmark for assessing the environmental impact of real estate.

The reality is that Covid-19 has changed traditional working structures, conventional workplaces and how people carry out their jobs for both employers and ...