04/26/2021 | by

Combatting climate change is a necessity that many business owners, investors, and stakeholders are prioritizing. REITs are responding to the climate crisis with a data-driven approach to assess risk and strengthen their portfolios. Data from Nareit’s REIT ESG Dashboard shows that almost all REITs are now reporting their sustainability efforts publicly.

REITs are increasingly becoming leaders in environmental stewardship, social responsibility, and good governance. Nareit recognizes these efforts each year with the Leader in the Light Awards, showcasing the REITs that have produced superior, measurable results from the implementation of ESG practices—find out what the 2020 award winners have to say about key ESG trends.

Nareit invited its members to celebrate Earth Day this year by showcasing their sustainability efforts and dedication to fighting climate change on social media. Read on for highlights:

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