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20 Oct 2016

Home Quality Mark uncovers the drivers behind house purchasing decisions

The Home Quality Mark (HQM), the independently assessed mark of distinction for new homes, has uncovered the true meaning behind consumers’ house purchasing decisions.
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10 Oct 2016

BREEAM In-Use moves forward in the US

The Bloc development in downtown Los Angeles is the first project in the USA to be registered for assessment under BREEAM In-Use.
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03 Oct 2016

Importance of BREEAM recognised with Building Awards shortlist

BREEAM has been recognised with 7 out of the 10 projects shortlisted for Building magazine’s Sustainability Project of the Year.
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29 Sep 2016

Zaha Hadid Architects complete Port House, Antwerp – BREEAM Very Good – from Wallpaper Magazine

Antwerp is Europe’s second largest shipping port, and now the Flemish city has a fitting new architectural landmark in the form of the BREEAM Very Good Port House by Zaha Hadid Architects.
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23 Sep 2016

Help us develop the BREEAM In-Use portfolio approach for the education sector – Architects Datafile

Further and Higher Education bodies are the focus of a new BREEAM In-Use pilot that will enable them to build on learning from the commercial property sector.
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08 Sep 2016

BREEAM NOR 2016 goes live!

With the new BREEAM NOR 2016, our National Scheme Operator in Norway have launched a tool that will drive the Norwegian building and real estate industry into the future.
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07 Sep 2016

Sebrae sets the standard for buildings in-use in Brazil

The Sebrae Sustainability Center in Cuiabá, Mato Grosso, is setting the standard for sustainable buildings in Brazil.
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26 Aug 2016

Putting people first at the #BREEAM Outstanding The Hub – FCA Magazine

Broadgate Estates' The Hub is a prime example of a pioneering workplace design that puts people first.
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19 Aug 2016

HQM wins Green Apple Award and recognised as ‘Green Champions’

On August 8th the Home Quality Mark team from BRE attended the 2016 Green Apple Awards organised by the Green Organisation, an international, independent, non-profit, non-political, non-activist environment group, dedicated to recognising, rewarding and promoting environmental...
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