Sustainability – does it influence investors’ decision? – C. Kuijstermans

In the indistinct exploration for more sustainable investment in the build environment, this research tries to provide insight in the consideration framework of investors into the office investment decision process. In this research the Analytic Netwwork Process (ANP) is applied to determine the influence of sustainability in the investment decision of commercial office projects. The results are the preferences of influencing factors and alternatives of the investment decision. Overall conclusion of this research indicate investors confirmed sustainability as a corporate value, but the implementation of sustainability into the investment scheme on micro-level of an office by several investors is (still) not realized.

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