OverviewDoes wellness make business sense as a development objective? How have developers pursued this objective? What has the market response been? And how have developers measured their success? Building for Wellness: The Business Case highlights 13 projects of varying product type and scale that were developed with health and wellness in mind. In a series of profiles, developers share their motivation for incorporating a variety of health and wellness features, how these features factored into the overall development and operations process, and how the market has responded.
Author BiographyPrimary author and project director Anita Kramer is vice president of ULI Center for Capital Markets and Real Estate and project director. She is the project director for the annual Emerging Trends reports and has written several books, including the Retail Development Handbook. Contributing authors were Terry Lassar, Sara Hammerschmidt, and Mark Federman. Kramer, Hammerschmidt, and Federman are based in Washington, D.C. Lassar is based in St. Louis, Missouri.