BREEAM In-use for US projects


BREEAM USA In-use is a comprehensive and holistic environmental assessment method for existing assets located within the United States.


      • provides a framework to help owners, managers, and occupiers of existing assets successfully adopt sustainable solutions in a cost-effective manner and provides market recognition for their achievements.
      • is open to nearly all existing building types, any size, any age, and any performance level.

Learn more about how BREEAM USA In-use works for existing buildings

Learn more about the value BREEAM USA In-use provides for investors, owners, and managers

BREEAM USA In-Use Technical Standard Summary

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Benefits of BREEAM USA In-use

The In-use standards benefit investors, developers, owners and occupiers by:

Driving sales and rental values

Supporting routes to net zero

Contributing to ESG goals

Mitigating environmental impact

Reducing operational costs

Providing one assessment for multiple sustainability outcomes

Enhancing economic and social value

Supporting disclosures and reporting requirements

Providing independent, third-party assurance on asset performance and sustainability

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BREEAM USA case studies

Browse the latest case studies from BREEAM USA


ChinaBasinOct2021 566 BRE Group

China Basin – Achieving BREEAM Very Good rating on a waterfront Tech & Life Sciences Campus in San Francisco

China Basin achieved a “Very Good” rating in both Part 1 Asset Performance and Part 2 Management Performance, the first ...
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Assembly At Herndon 16 BRE Group

WashREIT leverages green bond funding to achieve BREEAM certification of eight assets

WashREIT allocated a majority of its $350 million inaugural green bond offering to green building improvements and certification as part ...
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Amazon 1 Scaled E1624891188147 BRE Group

DEKA USA Property TWO LP 3050 Gateway Distribution Center achieves BREEAM certification in efforts for continual progress

Like many industrial facilities, challenges included the rural location of the site with reduced surrounding amenities, and the nature of ...
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2840 Hero BRE Group

2840 Junction in the Silicon Valley achieves BREEAM Good rating on Metlife Investment Management and Cushman & Wakefield campus

MetLife Investment Management understands the impact buildings have on people, communities and the environment ...
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09 Center For Sustainable Landscapes CREDIT Paul G Wiegman BRE Group

A historic public garden leads green building into the future, Center for Sustainable Landscapes, Pennsylvania, USA

The core function of the CSL is to increase awareness of the interconnection between the natural and built environment, and ...
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Oaks Interior BRE Group

The Oaks Mall – The First BREEAM USA Certification

Located in Thousand Oaks, California, The Oaks is a 1.3 million square foot shopping mall chosen by Macerich to be ...
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