High-Performance Tenant Build-out: Timely Investment in Efficiency
Tenants moving in to newly built or renovated office space can select an energy efficient build-out to better meet their business and sustainability goals. A high-performance build-out – one that includes investments in energy efficiency in the tenant’s space – can have other benefits that include improved indoor air quality, greater worker satisfaction and productivity, enhanced brand or public image, and customer attraction and retention.
A new tenant build-out is an opportune time for structural and contractual changes. Tenants and building owners can both win: owners can attract new classes of tenants and improve building value.
This paper provides tenants a primer on the steps tenants can undertake to implement a green, “high performance” build-out.