12/10/2019 | by

REITs across a number of different industries have been named to Newsweek’s first ranking of America's Most Responsible Companies list.

Newsweek partnered with global data research firm Statista Inc. to publish the ranking, using data from 2,000 public companies to narrow down the list to just 300 companies across 14 industry segments. The detailed analysis covered three areas of corporate social responsibility: environmental, social, and corporate governance.

The following REITs ranked within the real estate and housing segment of the Newsweek list:

· Kimco Realty Corp. (NYSE: KIM) ranked second

· Welltower Inc. (NYSE: WELL) ranked third

· Healthpeak Properties, Inc. (NYSE: PEAK) ranked fifth

· Boston Properties, Inc. (NYSE: BXP) ranked sixth

· Regency Centers Corp. (Nasdaq: REG) ranked seventh

· Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: HST) ranked eighth

· Kilroy Realty Corp. (NYSE: KRC) ranked ninth

· AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (NYSE: AVB) ranked 10th

· Prologis, Inc. (NYSE: PLD) ranked 11th

· Site Centers Corp. (NYSE: SITC) ranked 12th

· JBG SMITH (NYSE: JBGS) ranked 13th

· Equity Residential (NYSE: EQR) ranked 15th

· Park Hotels & Resorts Inc. (NYSE: PK) ranked 16th

· Hersha Hospitality Trust (NYSE: HT) ranked 17th

· Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE: VNO) ranked 18th

· Simon Property Group (NYSE: SPG) ranked 19th

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