02/19/2020 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 02/19/2020 11:30
For more information, contact Justin Arnold, [email protected], 202-448-8717
WASHINGTON (February 19, 2020) - Crescent Communities, a nationally recognized, market-leading real estate investor, developer and operator of mixed-use communities, has joined the Urban Land Institute's (ULI) Greenprint Center for Building Performance (Greenprint). Greenprint is a worldwide alliance of the foremost real estate owners, investors and financial institutions committed to improving the environmental performance of the global real estate industry, with a particular emphasis on reducing energy consumption and carbon emissions.
Since 1963, Crescent Communities' development portfolio has included more than 59 multifamily communities, 21 million square feet of commercial space and 60 single family master-planned communities. Headquartered in Charlotte, Crescent Communities has regional offices in Washington, D.C., Atlanta, Orlando, Nashville, Dallas, and Denver.
'Crescent Communities creates high-quality, differentiated multifamily and commercial communities in many of the fastest growing markets in the United States, and we have long valued the networking, insights, and education offered by our rich involvement with ULI,' said chief executive officer of Crescent Communities and former ULI Global Chairman Todd Mansfield. 'As a privately held mixed-use developer, we look forward to collaborating with the many nationally and internationally recognized members of ULI Greenprint. We have adopted sustainable development practices, but we recognize the importance of raising the bar both within our organization and industry wide. It is an honor to be among some of the most forward-thinking and innovative real estate investment companies in the business and hope to benefit from their guidance and expertise.'
Crescent Communities is joining existing members AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets; Boston Properties; BlackRock; CalPERS; CenterPoint Properties; Clarion Partners; CommonWealth Partners; DWS; GID; GLL Real Estate Partners; Granite Properties; Heitman; The Howard Hughes Corporation; Jamestown Properties; Jones Lang LaSalle; Kilroy Realty; LaSalle Investment Management; LendLease Americas; Morgan Creek Ventures LLC; Parkway Properties; PGIM Real Estate; Prologis; Rudin Management Company, Inc.; Savanna; SL Green; Sonae Sierra; Tishman Speyer; The Net Group; and Zurich Alternative Asset Management.
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. Through measurement, benchmarking, knowledge sharing, and the implementation of best practices, Greenprint and its members strive to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 50 percent by 2030. Greenprint is a research center within the ULI Center for Sustainability and Economic Performance, which also oversees ULI's Urban Resilience Program and the Building Healthy Places initiative. For additional information, visit uli.org/greenprint.