Below is a suite of the current projects which are of focus for the Better Buildings Partnership. For past work, including toolkits and reports, please see the "Our Resources" page.

  • Design for Performance

    20 January 2016

    The Design for Performance Project is an industry initiative led by Verco and supported by the BBP, which aims to change the way we design new office developments in the UK, exploring the opportunity of using the Australian NABERS Commitment Agreement in the UK.

    Topic: Design for Performance

    Type: Projects

  • BBP Climate Commitment

    19 September 2019

    In recognition of this challenge and the transformation that is required across the real estate sector to tackle climate change, we have worked collaboratively with our members to develop a Climate Commitment.

    Topic: Energy/Carbon

    Type: Projects

  • Real Estate Environmental Benchmark

    14 June 2015

    The Real Estate Environmental Benchmark (REEB) is a publicly available operational benchmark of environmental performance for commercial property in the UK. It is one of the only benchmarks based on the performance of buildings ‘in-use’.

    Topic: Measurement & Reporting

    Type: Projects

  • Owner & Occupier Forum

    28 June 2016

    Working with our members to develop solutions and opportunities to promote greater collaboration between owners and occupiers on the environmental performance of their properties.

    Type: Projects

  • ESG Training Course for Real Estate Professionals

    19 February 2021

    The BBP has launched a training programme specifically for real estate professionals, focused on integrating ESG into the property investment management process. The programme has been designed especially for real estate professionals working for fund management and investment advisory institutions, Real Estate Investment Trusts and private property companies.

    Topic: Market Transformation

    Type: Projects

  • Managing Agents Partnership

    28 July 2015

    The BBP Managing Agents Partnership provides Managing Agents with a platform to support each other by sharing practical information, improving understanding of common challenges and discussing how best to deliver their clients’ sustainability requirements.

    Topic: Property Management

    Type: Projects