Does wellness make business sense as a development objective? How have developers pursued this objective? What has the market response been? And how have developers measured their success?
To answer these questions, Building for Wellness: The Business Case highlights 13 projects of varying product type and scale that were developed with health and wellness in mind. In a series of profiles, developers share their motivation for incorporating a variety of health and wellness features, how these features factored into the overall development and operations process, and how the market has responded.
Projects profiled include:
- ECO Modern Flats, Fayetteville, AR (Specialized Real Estate Group)
- Innovation Park, Charlotte, NC (BECO South LLC)
- 1221 Broadway, San Antonio, TX (AREA Real Estate)
- Jackson Walk, Jackson, TN (Healthy Community LLC)
- The Century Building, Pittsburgh, PA (TREK Development Group)
- Via6, Seattle, WA (Pine Street Group LLC)
- The Interlace, Singapore (CapitaLand Singapore Limited)
- Park 20|20, Haarlemmermeer, Netherlands (Delta Development Group)
- Via Verde, New York, NY (Phipps Houses, Jonathan Rose Companies)
- Grow Community, Bainbridge Island, WA (Asani Development)
- Selandra Rise, Casey, Australia (Stockland)
- Rancho Sahuarita, Tucson, AZ (Sharpe & Associates, Inc.)
- Mueller, Austin, TX (Catellus)
For media inquiries, contact Trish Riggs at 202-624-7086 or [email protected]
- Press Release, April 10, 2014.
- Urban Land article: Making the Case for Wellness: 13 Developments Building for Health and Value.
- Jackson Sun, April 25, 2014: Jackson Walk on list of top 13 developments in world that contribute to healthy living.
- Paladino blog, Urban Land Institute Promotes Building Healthy Places.
Vice President, ULI Center for Capital Markets and Real Estate