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Beyond bricks and mortar: sustainability in REITS

Real estate investment trusts (REITs) can play an integral role in supporting the achievement of the UN Sustainability Development Goals (SDGs): they develop, own and manage a vast portfolio of residential and commercial properties, including offices, warehouses, shopping centres, apartment buildings, medical facilities, cell towers, infrastructure and hotels.

As these buildings face increasingly stringent green building requirements, we discuss our engagement with Irish company Green REIT and the active role the REIT industry can play in advancing the SDGs by 2030.

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