July/August 2016

REITs are showing creative ways to incorporate sustainability into daily operations.

Columns & Departments

  • Easy as E-S-G

    A growing body of evidence tells us that companies with rigorous environmental, social and governance programs outperform their peers.

  • Matt Bechard

    Building a Sustainable Buzz

    The very concept of sustainability has evolved to include a wide range of environmental, social and governance issues that permeate businesses from the property level to the C-suite.

  • Assembly Row

    Federal Realty’s Assembly Row

    How Federal Realty Investment Trust created a transformative development that brought a local sustainable economy, jobs, and new tax revenues to Somerville, MA.

  • Watson Land Company

    Watson Land Heads East

    “We’re responding to the changing consumer profile. You want to be where the consumers are,” says CEO Bruce A. Choate.

  • Bradford Stoesser

    Bradford Stoesser, Global Industry Analyst, Wellington Management

    Once a niche space within the world of financial products, green investment strategies have grown in terms of sophistication and diversity.

  • REIT Data Center

    The Cloud Going Green

    Data center owners are actively implementing energy-efficient features and practices to resource consumption. 

  • Cliff Majersik

    Cliff Majersik Executive Director, Institute for Market Transformation

    "Energy-efficient buildings offer leaders an opportunity to set themselves apart from their competition while maximizing tenant satisfaction."

  • Disclosure: More is Less

    Effective investor messaging constinues to grow in importance as the success of the REIT sector attracts new investors.

  • Names to Note

    People making news in the REIT and publicly traded real estate industry.