Essays about: "Residential real estate"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 54 essays containing the words Residential real estate.

  1. 1. Impact Investing in the Residential Real Estate Sector

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Gustav Östgren; Hugo Tedroff; [2020]
    Keywords : Impact investing; Sustainable investing; Sustainability; Sustainability accounting; Residential real estate; Real estate management; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The investing industry has historically been built around the sole purpose to bring superior financial returns to investors. Due to the rising concern towards global social and environmental issues, investments promoting sustainable development have grown popular. Centring sustainable investments debate is the strategy impact investing. READ MORE

  2. 2. How to integrate life cycle thinking in the working process at Volvo Group Real Estate to improve the environmental performances of new dealerships

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Parvathy Suresh Raju; [2020]
    Keywords : Life Cycle Assessment; Dealerships; Environmental impact reduction; Certification systems;

    Abstract : Dealerships are the main interface for customer interaction when it comes to a multinational manufacturing company like Volvo Group. A lot of studies in the field of environmental impact is done on different kind of buildings like office buildings, residential buildings, public buildings etc by performing Life Cycle Analysis (LCA), Life Cycle Cost analysis (LCC) etc. READ MORE

  3. 3. Co-living Real Estate in Sweden: A new investment opportunity

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande; KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : My Almgren; Louise Melander; [2020]
    Keywords : Co-living; Real Estate Investments; Rental Housing; Flexibility; Sustainability; Co-living; Fastighetsinvesteringar; Hyresbostäder; Flexibilitet; Hållbarhet;

    Abstract : Co-living is a new modern tenure form that has emerged due to the current critical state of the Swedish residential housing market in larger cities, such as Stockholm. Moreover, the climate crisis has called for more sustainable solutions. The concept of sharing space is aligned with this ambition and is perceived as a sustainable way of living. READ MORE

  4. 4. What is the Optimal Allocation Level to Real Estate in a Swedish Mixed-Asset Portfolio Including both Direct and Indirect Real Estate?

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Oscar Holgersson; Jacob Tingnell; [2020]
    Keywords : Capital Asset Pricing Model; Direct Real Estate; Hedonic Model; Mean-Variance Optimization; Mixed-Asset Portfolio;

    Abstract : We use mean-variance analysis to examine the optimal allocation to real estate for institutional investors investing in Swedish assets and whether direct real estate provides diversification benefits to a mixed-asset portfolio. The study takes the perspective of institutional investors interested in dividing the real estate asset class into the two asset categories direct real estate and indirect real estate. READ MORE

  5. 5. Active Phase Balancing and Battery Systems for Peak Power Reduction in Residential Real Estate : An Economic Feasibility Study

    University essay from KTH/Industriell Management

    Author : Jacob Westerberg; [2020]
    Keywords : Phase balancer; Load-side peak shaving; Economic feasibility; Techno-economic assessment; Battery energy storage system; Stockholm Exergi; Fasbalansering; Topputjämning; Ekonomisk genomförbarhet; Tekno-ekonomisk analys; Batterisystem; Stockholm Exergi;

    Abstract : Research has shown that three-phase balancing alone can improve the operation of secondary distribution networks and that the addition of energy storage to the phase balancing power electronics further helps to alleviate the negative effects of phase unbalances. However, less attention has been paid to the economic potential of said technologies and particularly for loadside implementation. READ MORE