Infographic: How climate change affects building costs
Climate change is having a profound and worsening effect on commercial real estate properties all over the world. Rapid, persistent extreme weather events cause immediate physical damage, while slow-onset hazards such as rising sea levels and heavy rainfall gradually create problems that can weaken a building’s structure. Together, these shocks and stresses can undermine the stability of an asset, increase its vulnerability and, ultimately, reduce the value of a real estate investment over time.
Download this detailed infographic to learn how climate change is affecting commercial real estate.