Implementing energy policies in urban development projects

Governing climate mitigation is complex, as the recurring gap between policy intentions and actions exhibits. Interventions at the urban scale represent an opportunity to implement energy policy targets. Urban development projects can function as carrier to implement innovative energy solutions as ‘by-product’. To do so, planners must proactively and strategically deploy planning instruments to influence…

“Amerikaanse model is eigenlijk omgekeerd aan het Nederlandse” – Go.nu

Deelsessie A Praktijkcongres 2017: Privaat gestuurde gebiedsontwikkeling Door Kees Hagendijk, Gebiedsontwikkeling.nu, 12 november 2017. In de Angelsaksische landen speelt de private sector een leidende rol in gebiedsontwikkeling. Werkt dat goed en wat kunnen we daar in Nederland van overnemen? Privaat gestuurde gebiedsontwikkeling betekent niet dat de lokale overheid geen enkele rol speelt. Hagendijk, K. (2017)…

Private sector-led urban development: Characteristics, typologies and practices – RCRED

The role of the private sector in shaping the built environment is historically evident and seemingly increasing in contemporary urban development practice. Traditionally real estate developers and investors play a crucial role in realising and financing urban development and real estate projects. In addition, other private sector actors like owners, entrepreneurs, local citizens and all…

Real Estate Development: An overview – RCRED

Introduction to the Companion Real estate development is a significant factor in shaping the built environment. It shapes the way people live and work, and by doing so determines and enables human activity and its evolution. Around the globe, real estate development forms a contemporary reflection of societal needs and the market demand in particular…

Routledge Companion to Real Estate Development

Real estate development shapes the way people live and work, playing a crucial role in determining our built environment. Around the world, real estate development reflects both universal human needs and region-specific requirements, and with the rise of globalization there is an increasing need to better understand the full complexity of global real estate development….