ESG reporting and the REIT market

The percentage of real estate investment trusts, or REITs, that publicly report on ESG efforts and outcomes has increased significantly in recent years, according to new insights from global index provider FTSE Russell and the National Association of Real Estate Investments Trusts (Nareit).

The findings, shared by these organizations during a recent presentation—“Growth of Real Estate in a Technology-driven, New Economy” at the CAiP 2020 Real Estate & Infrastructure Virtual Forum—show that REITs are increasingly reporting on their carbon emissions, waste management, energy and water usage. This also includes adding resources dedicated to sustainability, board diversity and community development programs.

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