Lifestyle

Independent and authentic community beyond the pull of New York City.

Area amenities promote an active and healthy lifestyle.

Ride your bike to work or take a midday break to explore Kennedy Park across the street. Make use of the shower area facilities to accommodate a pre, post, or midday activity.

BDC is located in Lenox, a vibrant town in the heart of the Berkshires.

Major cultural attractions draw visitors from all over. Berkshire business owners appreciate the low cost, abundant space, and vivid network of resources that this area provides. Entrepreneurship and creativity drive new businesses to take root in the picturesque region of the Berkshires. A sense of peace, tranquility, and authenticity paint the unique lifestyle of this colorfully historic township.

Green Features

In addition to reducing carbon footprint and savings on utility costs, occupants will benefit from optimal indoor air quality, natural lighting, and thermal comfort yielding a more productive and comfortable work environment.

SUSTAINABLE SITE

  • Minimal impact on storm water system and eco-systems
  • Six acres of previous outdoor green space to reduce heat island and great for gathering and outdoor meetings
  • High solar reflective index roofing and outdoor roof space

WATER EFFICIENCY

  • Smarter use of water, inside and out
  • Efficient fixtures and water-conscious landscaping

ENERGY & ATMOSPHERE

  • Energy-wise strategies; renewable and clean
  • Air Sourced heat and cooling with constant fresh air recovery
  • LED lightning with occupancy sensors and timers, monitored systems
  • Prepped for future photovoltaic solar

MATERIALS & RESOURCES

  • Promoting waste reduction, reuse and recycling
  • Regional and recycled content materials

INDOOR ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY

  • Optimal indoor air quality and ventilation with continuous fresh air change over and ERV
  • Abundance of natural daylight and views
  • All low emitting and VOC materials used
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