Evo Student Housing at Cira Centre South

IBE, in partnership with Praxis Building Solutions, facilitated the integrated design process and LEED documentation for the Evo Philly student housing project.

Evo Philly, a joint venture between Brandywine Realty Trust, Campus Crest Communities, and Harrison Street Real Estate Capital, is a 34 story high rise student housing development that serves University of Pennsylvania and Drexel University students. The building includes ground-level retail and restaurants and earned LEED 2009 Gold certification.

Key Outcomes

  • 44% reduction in water usage
  • 21% reduction in energy consumption
  • Diversion of more than 79% of construction waste from landfills
  • 72% of electricity offset by purchase of green power

Project Deliverables

  • Administration and completion of LEED Gold Certification