WASHINGTON (January 17, 2019) — The Urban Land Institute (ULI) Greenprint Center for Building Performance, a worldwide alliance of leading real estate owners, investors and financial institutions committed to reducing carbon emissions across the global property industry, has announced the addition of three new members: nationally recognized real estate companies Kilroy Realty, the Howard Hughes Corporation and Morgan Creek Ventures.
Greenprint members are industry leaders on reducing carbon and building value across their portfolios. With more and more demand from investors and tenants alike for sustainability in the built environment, real estate owners are raising the bar for high-performance sustainable buildings.
“The Howard Hughes Corporation is proud to become a member of ULI Greenprint and share best practices with industry leaders on key sustainability initiatives,” said Sarah Vasquez, Executive Vice President of Management and Operations of the Howard Hughes Corporation. “We look forward to collaborating with the group to improve the environmental, social, and financial performance of our diversified portfolio.”
“Morgan Creek Ventures joined Greenprint to be a part of the community of real estate professionals driving the market toward more community and environmentally minded building practices,” said Andy Bush, Founder and Principal of Morgan Creek Ventures. “Greenprint has allowed us to exchange best practices in the industry and continue to build on the leading edge of sustainable development.”
“Kilroy believes that Greenprint is a key player in pushing the real estate industry forward on sustainability,” said Sara Neff, Senior Vice President for Sustainability at Kilroy. “Our membership allows us to interact and collaborate with peers on some of the most exciting sustainability topics.”
The new Greenprint members join existing members BlackRock; CalPERS; Clarion Partners; CommonWealth Partners; DWS; First Washington Realty, Inc.; GID; GI Partners; GLL Real Estate Partners; Granite Properties; Heitman; The Howard Hughes Corporation; Invesco; Jamestown Properties; Jones Lang LaSalle; Kilroy Realty; LaSalle Investment Management; Morgan Creek Ventures LLC; PGIM Real Estate; Prologis; Rudin Management Company, Inc.; Savanna; Sonae Sierra; Tishman Speyer, and The Net Group.
About the ULI Greenprint Center for Building Performance
The ULI Greenprint Center’s mission is to lead the global real estate industry towards improved environmental performance, focusing on energy efficiency and reduced carbon emissions. Greenprint is a member-driven organization that achieves its goals through measurement, action and education.
Greenprint’s flagship product is the Annual Performance Report: the international scope and size of the report makes it one of the real estate industry’s largest, most transparent and comprehensive environmental benchmarks. The report is a consolidated view of participating properties, detailing their energy, water and waste performance by geography and asset class, while also showcasing project profiles achieving those savings and highlight trends driving the sustainability market forward. For additional information, visit uli.org/greenprint.