LEED for Neighborhood Development: The New Kid on the Block – Land8Lounge

While I support the principles of LEED-ND, quotes that frame certification solely in terms of marketing benefits raises concerns about its future legitimacy – like buying organic produce at Wal-Mart.

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“We are thrilled to be included in the LEED ND program and were very happy when we achieved our Stage 2 Gold certification,” says Ramsey Meiser, Senior Vice President of Development at Forest City Washington. “We believe this accomplishment will be helpful as we market The Yards to our office, retail, and residential users.”

via LEED for Neighborhood Development: The New Kid on the Block – Land8Lounge.

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