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We are Van Wijnen. Together we are building space for a better life. A building only gains meaning when it is used by people. Because then a place comes to life. In the past 110 years we have learned that it is not in stones, but in people. Because by living in it, working, learning, caring and recreating, a space or place only becomes truly meaningful. As involved trade lovers, we look beyond the technology.

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Digital Disruption in Commercial Real Estate

whitePaper | January 30, 2020

This article is the third in a series discussing the disruptors that are remaking commercial real estate and will impact the way we live, build, work, play and invest. Rather than thinking about technology as a defensive, isolated disruption of commercial real estate, we need to contemplate technology in the context of a disruptive framework and consider how technology and accelerated change will impact the built environment. Being strategic and applying research will prove key in evaluating the demand for real estate, the impact of technological change, and potential sources of disruption to how we build.

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Real estate STO whitepaper 1st paper

whitePaper | November 30, 2021

Deloitte is a pioneer in digital transformation. We promote new growth by elevating the human experience with connected ideas, technology, innovation, and perspectives. In recent years, digital assets have gained popularity, and the adoption of digitalization has been rapidly increasing across different sectors, including the financial industry and capital markets. The world of digital assets is expanding, and we see the great potential for its adoption in the real estate sector.

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7 Ways to Achieve a Net Zero Emission Building

whitePaper | June 7, 2022

The built environment has been one of the key contributors to rising emission levels across the globe, creating an immediate urge to build net-zero carbon emission buildings. A 2021 research paper titled – ‘How to build smart, zero-carbon buildings – and why it matters’ published by The World Economic Forum in 2021 reveals that buildings represent 39% of global greenhouse gas emissions, including 28% in operational emissions and 11% in building materials and construction.

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Increasing Housing Supply and Attainability

whitePaper | December 5, 2019

The goal of the task force’s work was to identify challenges to housing supply, and thus attainability for individuals and families across the income spectrum. Improving the process for approval of development projects, and the citizen participation element of the process, are two critical elements addressed by this report. The sustainability of the region’s economic health relies on an adequate supply of housing that workers can afford. Without a range of housing types, sizes, and price points, the region is unlikely to continue to attract and retain the employment base necessary to support continued economic growth.i A healthy, attainable housing market has been found to bring other benefits as well, including improved government finances, increased expenditures at local businesses, and lower infrastructure and service delivery costs.

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Genius Assets

whitePaper | June 9, 2022

According to Forbes, real estate has minted more billionaires today than any other asset class. Real estate tokenization is an emerging trend representing the convergence of real estate investing and blockchain technology.

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Private Real Assets: Diversification creates resilience

whitePaper | August 5, 2021

Real assets are tangible, physical assets that have an inherent value deriving from their attributes and usefulness. The asset class includes commodities, land, precious metals, real estate, equipment and machinery, and natural resources. Occasionally, this definition is expanded to include an element of inflation protection, in which case financial assets such as Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities (TIPS) can also be included in the list. Private real assets also come with their own distinct challenges. They are typically illiquid and most suitable for institutional investors with a longer time horizon. Additionally, physical ownership of private assets such as those mentioned above requires a certain degree of operational expertise. Taking all of this into account, developing an optimal allocation to private real assets can become a complex process.

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Van Wijnen

We are Van Wijnen. Together we are building space for a better life. A building only gains meaning when it is used by people. Because then a place comes to life. In the past 110 years we have learned that it is not in stones, but in people. Because by living in it, working, learning, caring and recreating, a space or place only becomes truly meaningful. As involved trade lovers, we look beyond the technology.

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