UIPI Statement on Fit for 55 package

How to make the climate transition fit for property owners? July 2021 Brussels, Belgium   Today’s publication of the Fit for 55 package is a historical milestone for the EU. To reach at least 55% greenhouse gas emissions reduction by 2030, as enshrined in the European Climate Law, the European…

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Revised EPBD taking shape: UIPI replies to the public consultation

Revised EPBD taking shape: UIPI replies to the public consultation June 2021 Brussels, Belgium The revision of the Energy Performance of Building Directive (EPBD), due to be published before the end of the year, is a central element of the Renovation Wave and Green Deal Strategies. This Directive has traditionally been…

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Towards an Affordable Rental Housing in Europe: The IMF view

Towards an Affordable Rental Housing in Europe: The IMF’s view A new IMF study, published this month, looks at the reasons for the increased affordability issue in the rental sector and the impacts of the pandemic, proposing policy options to make rental more affordable. According to the study, rental has become less affordable in many European countries. A typical…

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