Publications: Real Asset IMPACT

Real Asset IMPACT is the leading publication dedicated to ESG, purpose-driven investment and social impact strategies for the built environment.

With a focus on strategy, policy, research, analysis of the key trends, global best practice and new initiatives in the market, the quarterly journal keeps you updated on this critically important area for your business.

Real Asset Impact – June/July 2024

Cover Story – Artificial intelligence and the green agenda

  • New research by Pi Labs highlights the huge impact that innovation such as artificial intelligence will have on the built environment.

The IMPACT interview

  • Jaap van der Bijl – Altera

Special report: Social impact

  • Unlocking social value
  • Defining social impact
  • The architect’s view
  • Affordable housing

Expert views

  • Courtney Fingar
  • Eleanor Jukes – Schroders Capital
  • Sophie Heal – Ortec Finance
  • Joost Leendertse – VerusSol
  • Ron van Bloois


  • Residential
  • ESG strategy
  • Asset valuation
  • Sustainable materials
  • Senior housing & healthcare

Previous Issues

Real Asset Impact – March 2024

Cover Story – Asia’s lessons for the world

Asia has become an exemplar for sustainable building. In this cover feature we uncover some of the buildings and the people behind them.

  • Singaporean block redefines residential living
  • Interview: Singapore architect Leonard Ng
  • A green skyscraper of the future
  • Ronald Lu & Partners – a pioneer in green architecture

The IMPACT interview

  • Simon Carter  – Chief executive, British Land

Comment and opinion

  • Kelly Russell
  • Courtney Fingar
  • Joost Leendertse


  • Interview: James Hooton from the Green Finance Institute
  • COP28 takeaways
  • Sustainable logistics
  • Profile: Egypt’s Tatweer Misr
  • Diversity, equality and inclusion
  • Senior living

Real Asset Impact – December 2023

Cover Story – Seville’s sustainability drive

  • The Andalusian capital is bidding to become the ‘metropolis of the south’ with a series of development initiatives with sustainability at their heart
  • In Pictures: Seville’s new urban port district
  • One of Spain’s best retail centres shows how it can be green as well

The IMPACT interview

  • Anders Danielsson – President and CEO of Skanska

Special feature – Senior Housing & Healthcare Summit

  • Delivering social value
  • How to avoid ‘social washing’
  • Measuring ESG impact – the search for answers


  • Wind farms
  • Architecture prize-winning care home
  • A blueprint for net-zero retirement
  • Researching the definition of ESG
  • Addressing the ESG investment skills gap
  • Paris gears up for a greener city
  • Impact briefings

Real Asset Impact – October 2023

Cover Story – Sustainable champions

  • Berlin’s model district – new city quarter set to become one of the world’s most sustainable
  • Five sustainability standard bearers

The IMPACT interview

  • Christoph Schumacher, Manulife Investment Management

Special feature – Senior Housing & Healthcare

  • European care strategy
  • Savills research shows demand for care homes rising
  • Investors betting on a social premium
  • Investment in senior housing set to double
  • LGBT+ living


  • Climate scenario analysis
  • CEE offices
  • Biodiversity and regulation
  • Vertical communities
  • Sustainable finance
Real Asset Impact - May/June 2023

Real Asset Impact – May/June 2023

Cover Story – Impact in action

  • Pieter Vandeginste, fund director of the ASR Dutch Mobility Office Fund, discusses the developments and trends for the years ahead
  • Legal & General delivers impact for communities and returns for investors
  • How CBRE Capital Advisors supports economic growth in the areas it invests in

The IMPACT interview

  • Mike Sales, Nuveen Real Estate


  • Interview: Mark Rose – Avison Young
  • Sustainability Master’s degree
  • UK regulation
  • Green leader – the hidden cost of air pollution
  • Starting the net zero journey
  • 2025 EPBD recast is a game changer
  • Senior housing & healthcare

Real Asset Impact – March 2023

Cover Story – Milan’s eco transformation

  • The Porta Nuova scheme blends the built environment with nature and wellbeing, creating a neighbourhood with a sense of community
  • Porta Romana set to leave sustainable legacy after Winter Olympics
  • Carbon-negative living

The IMPACT interview

  • Manfredi Catella, Coima


  • Proptech focus
  • Vertical farms
  • Homes of the future
  • Sustainable offices
  • Infrastructure and the green transition
  • Regulation turns focus on occupiers

Real Asset Impact – December 2022

Cover Story – Canary Wharf

  • The Docklands estate makes headlines due to its tall buildings, but sustainability has been at its heart since the beginning.


  • Christiane Conrads deciphers the EU Taxonomy
  • M&G Real Estate’s José Pellicer
  • Skanska’s Katarzyna Zawodna-Bijoch


  • Green assets risk ‘climate bubble’
  • Impact investment
  • Sustainable logistics
  • Investing in cities
  • Senior housing
  • Environmental law

Real Asset IMPACT – October 2022

Conservation profile

  • Think those lawns and trees are ticking the ESG box? Not according to David Hunter of The Habitat People


  • Annette Kroeger, Allianz Real Estate
  • Nadir Settles, Nuveen
  • Dirk Bartsch, Berlin Hyp


  • Repurposing buildings
  • How to avoid greenwashing
  • COP26 legacy
  • Logistics and sustainability
  • Sustainable funds

Real Asset IMPACT

Timber Special

  • Building with timber
  • The architect’s view
  • Cromwell’s Pertti Vanhanen on timber’s role in delivering ESG goals


  • Primonial REIM’s Juergen Fenk
  • Rikke Lykke, Deas


  • Proptech & ESG
  • CEE Summit
  • Four-step guide to carbon reduction
  • Senior housing

Real Asset IMPACT – March 2022

  • Vertical farming’s green boost to retail
  • CEO Interview: Dick Gort, a.s.r real estate
  • Green Building Councils: UK, the Netherlands, Italy
  • Insight & Strategy: Regulations drive Europe’s ESG strategy
  • Life sciences level up the UK’s north
  • Rethinking climate risk


  • Urban sustainability, Greening residential in the Netherlands, Making solar work in logistics, CEE, Global Trends… and much more!

Real Asset IMPACT – November 2021

  • Glasgow leads at COP26
  • CEO Interview: Sarah Gordon, Impact Investing Institution
  • CEO Interview: Clemens Brenninkmeijer, Redevco
  • Insight & Strategy: Sustainable Logistics
  • Insight & Strategy: Diversity and Real Estate
  • Regulations: The case for international standards

Real Asset IMPACT – October 2021

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  • CEO Interview: Peter Epping, Hines
  • CEO Interview: Katarzyna Zawodna-Bijoch, Skanska
  • Insight & Strategy: Repurposing city centres
  • Insight & Strategy: Investing in Senior living
  • Impact funds

Real Asset IMPACT Preview – September 2021

  • Preview: Real Asset IMPACT
  • A step-by-step guide to Impact Investing
  • Brookfield makes big move for renewables
  • Clean energy infrastructure
  • Regulatory changes drive push green investments
  • People moves