• A unique blend of training and consultancy services

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  • Working with organisations seeking competitive advantage in a changing urban world

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  • Optimising the productivity and impact of built and human assets

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  • Addressing risk and embracing responsibility to drive performance

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  • Responding to and influencing the drivers of global change

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  • A unique blend of training and consultancy services

  • Working with organisations seeking competitive advantage in a changing urban world

  • Optimising the productivity and impact of built and human assets

  • Addressing risk and embracing responsibility to drive performance

  • Responding to and influencing the drivers of global change

Hillbreak responds to new Housing White Paper

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Hillbreak responds to new Housing White Paper

The Government has today issued a new Housing White Paper for England, “Fixing our broken housing market”. It includes out a broad range of welcome reforms to increase the supply of new homes and to make housing…
February 7, 2017/by Jon Lovell
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Investing in Tomorrow’s World with TH Real Estate

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Investing in Tomorrow’s World with TH Real Estate

TH Real Estate, the top 10 global real estate fund manager with nearly $100bn of Assets Under Management, has launched its new Sustainability Strategy, Tomorrow’s World. Advised by Hillbreak, TH Real Estate has…
February 1, 2017/by Jon Lovell
Are you ready?

Embedding Foresight: Are you prepared?

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Embedding Foresight: Are you prepared?

In this latest post, Professor John Ratcliffe, newly appointed Head of Strategic Foresight at Hillbreak, introduces the concept and corporate benefits of the discipline.Leading an organisation through these…
January 30, 2017/by Jon Lovell
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Professor John Ratcliffe joins Hillbreak

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Professor John Ratcliffe joins Hillbreak

PRESS RELEASE 27 January 2016 Eminent professor joins forces with Keeping and Lovell at specialist training and advisory firm, HillbreakProfessor John Ratcliffe, a globally eminent chartered surveyor and…
January 27, 2017/by Jon Lovell
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Listed Real Estate lags on CRC emissions reduction

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Listed Real Estate lags on CRC emissions reduction

Introduction The Environment Agency, the administrator of the UK Government’s CRC Energy Efficiency Scheme (“the Scheme”), has published its Annual Report Publication (ARP) covering the first 2 Compliance…
December 21, 2016/by Jon Lovell

Looking back at 2016

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Looking back at 2016

This article was first published on the Urban Land Institute website.Well, that was some year! A year of extraordinary paradoxes and contradictions. In truth, I’m still trying to get my head around it,…
December 21, 2016/by Jon Lovell
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Science Based Targets – Applications & Implications

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Science Based Targets – Applications & Implications

In our earlier blog on SBT, we looked at the background to their development and the various methodologies which have been developed to achieve them.  Below we discuss some of the broader frameworks to which the…
December 2, 2016/by Miles Keeping
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Science Based Targets for Emissions Reduction

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Science Based Targets for Emissions Reduction

Science Based Targets are being adopted by companies across multiple sectors as the basis for setting long-term goals. But how relevant and useful are they?We've recently been advising a number of real estate…
December 1, 2016/by Jon Lovell
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Jon Lovell…in conversation with ULI Connect

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Jon Lovell…in conversation with ULI Connect

Jon Lovell, co-founder of Hillbreak, was recently interviewed by ULI Connect, the official newsletter of the ~40,000 worldwide members of the Urban Land Institute (ULI). He discusses the impacts of the Paris Agreement…
November 21, 2016/by Jon Lovell
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Just Getting Started

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Just Getting Started

Our First Year in Numbers Hillbreak recently concluded its first year of business, during which we've been fortunate to work with some of the best clients the real estate market has to offer. We've been engaged on…
November 11, 2016/by Jon Lovell
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Real Estate Industry Must Address Climate Change to Maintain Competitiveness

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Real Estate Industry Must Address Climate Change to Maintain Competitiveness

Hillbreak was the principal author on a major new report on the global real estate implications of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change, published today by the Urban Land Institute. The publication of the…
September 21, 2016/by Jon Lovell
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Concerns with s63 Energy Regulations for Scotland

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Concerns with s63 Energy Regulations for Scotland

The Assessment of Energy Performance of Non-Domestic Buildings (Scotland) Regulations 2016 (“the s63 Regulations”) came into effect on 1 September 2016.These are effectively the Scottish Government’s alternative…
September 16, 2016/by Jon Lovell
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Reflecting on GRESB 2016 Results

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Reflecting on GRESB 2016 Results

The 2016 GRESB Results – published yesterday – show a record level of participation and a continuation of year-on-year growth in the quantum and value of real estate assets included in the Survey. With 759 entities…
September 8, 2016/by Jon Lovell
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Hillbreak appointed by BCO to research Civil Service Government Hubs Programme

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Hillbreak appointed by BCO to research Civil Service Government Hubs Programme

Hillbreak has been appointed by the British Council for Offices (BCO) as part of a consortium led by Sweett Group, the provider of professional services for the construction and management of building and infrastructure…
August 9, 2016/by Miles Keeping
Post-BREXIT environmental policy changes

Navigating environmental policy following the UK Referendum on membership of the EU

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Navigating environmental policy following the UK Referendum on membership of the EU

It would be an understatement to say that the outcome of the UK referendum on its membership of the European Union has caused something of a stir. Aside from the ongoing civic debate, some of which has been civil,…
July 6, 2016/by Miles Keeping
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Addressing market failures in the building energy sector

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Addressing market failures in the building energy sector

Miles Keeping, co-Founder of Hillbreak, features in a new and detailed Property Week article on key limitations and failures in the building energy assessment market. The role of Energy Performance Certificates…
May 30, 2016/by Jon Lovell
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