GTFS: Global Trends and Future Scenarios Index

Built Environment Foresight 2030: the sustainable development imperative



This report summarises the findings of the work. It is based on the results of workshops, face-to-face
interviews and questionnaires, involving key real estate practitioners from around the world (listed in Appendix 3). They were given a time-horizon of 2030 and were initially asked to describe the one or two most vital issues that they would like to know more about. Two issues stood out from their responses:

  • the level of government intervention in city planning and development
  • the relative degree of economic prosperity prevailing internationally, regionally and locally