Prioritise health in future hybrid work model, says RSA report

A new UK report commissioned by insurer Vitality proposes a ‘healthy hybrid’ approach to managing physical and mental health in the workforce after the ravages of the global pandemic

Why the life science real estate sector is primed to expand

Unlike traditional real estate areas such as retail and offices, the buoyant life science sector is well set to withstand the economic ravages of the pandemic, according to a major new report from Perkins & Will

China’s O-tower sends message about the future of R&D space

China’s big push to create sustainable offices post Covid-19 is reflected in a new headquarters building for smartphone maker OPPO in Hangzhou that combines brand values with ecological design

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Cambridge institute plans ‘world’s first’ in sustainable office refits

Is the most sustainable building the one that already exists? A joint team from Cambridge University and architects BDP believe they are on the brink of a breakthrough

Green tower helps to shape China’s Shenzhen superscape

China’s determination to build more sustainable business precincts post pandemic is reflected in a new commission to Zaha Hadid Architects for the Shenzhen Bay Super Headquarters Base

Demand for urban offices to be driven by flexibility and health amenities

The future of work in our cities is set to trigger a major shift in office real estate with a focus on quality rather than quantity, says a new report from EY and the Urban Land Institute

Can green building infrastructure help city workers feel safer?

Australian cities are being encouraged to introduce more green roofs, walls and facades in a new report, which sets out a roadmap to beat the pandemic and enhance lives