Our senior associate and director of the Real Estate practice area of the firm, published her opinion column on the challenges in the industry, after her participation in the IBA – International Bar Association conference, held in Santiago last April.
Here a published article extract. To read the full column visit the IdealexPress.
“But what benefits can it bring to an investor to be certified in sustainable construction? Today, environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) issues have a significant impact on business relationships, consumption, and the generation of new business opportunities and technological developments. New generations of young people are already incorporating environmental awareness into their consumption habits.
In this context, investing in sustainable construction or housing can generate a series of benefits for investors. Firstly, being certified in sustainable construction can provide greater reputational value to the company. Clients and employees increasingly value a commitment to sustainability, which can result in improved client satisfaction and talent retention.”