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5 MLK, Portland, OR   •   Fund III ZO, Oakland, CA   •   Fund III Power + Light, Portland, OR   •   Fund IV The Eddy, Boston, MA   •   Fund II Bower, Boston, MA   •   Fund III Troy Boston, Boston, MA   •   Fund II Neponset Landing, Quincy, MA   •   Fund III
5 MLK, Portland, OR • Fund III
ZO, Oakland, CA • Fund III
Power + Light, Portland, OR • Fund IV
The Eddy, Boston, MA • Fund II
Bower, Boston, MA • Fund III
Troy Boston, Boston, MA • Fund II
Neponset Landing, Quincy, MA • Fund III
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About

The Green Cities Company has driven innovation in real estate investment management for over a decade through the confluence of environmental, social, and investment value.


5 MLK, Portland, OR   •   Fund III
5 MLK, Portland, OR • Fund III
5 MLK, Portland, OR   •   Fund III

Our mission is to cultivate competitive returns by acquiring, managing, and developing multifamily, commercial, and mixed-use assets with meaningful attention to ESG considerations. This differentiated approach encompasses the environmental footprint of our properties, the diversity and inclusivity of their communities, and the wellbeing and fulfillment of their occupants and neighbors.

With this forward-thinking strategy and fully integrated in-house expertise, we emphasize the property-level experience to enhance tenant retention, facilitate outperformance, and mitigate risk. Through superior operations, a relentless pursuit of excellence, and an unwavering commitment, The Green Cities Company is dedicated to constructing a resilient investment portfolio that yields results for our investors, employees, tenants, and communities.

The Eddy, Boston, MA    •   Fund II
420 E. Ohio, Chicago, IL    •   Fund III
200 W. Adams, Chicago, IL   •   Fund III
ZO, Oakland, CA   •   Fund III
Neponset Landing, Quincy, MA   •   Fund III
Bower, Boston, MA   •   Fund III
5 MLK, Portland, OR   •   Fund III
Power + Light, Portland, OR   •   Fund IV
Located along the waterfront in East Boston, The Eddy consists of 258 apartment units and 5,000 sq. ft. of retail space. The property is LEED Gold Certified.
Located in the Streeterville neighborhood of Chicago, 420 E. Ohio is a 40-story, 263-unit apartment building. The property is LEED Gold and ENERGY STAR Certified.
200 W. Adams is located in Chicago’s Central Business District in the West Loop. The 32-story Class A office building consists of 683,000 sq. ft. of rentable office space and 13,500 sq. ft. of retail. The property is LEED Gold and ENERGY STAR Certified.
Located in Oakland, CA, ZO is a 23-story apartment building consisting of 206 units and 8,200 sq. ft. of retail space. The property is LEED Gold and Fitwel certified.
Located in Quincy, MA, Neponset Landing is a 280-unit apartment building. The property features newly renovated amenities and beautiful views of the Boston skyline, Boston Harbor and Neponset River.
Located in the Fenway neighborhood of Boston, Bower consists of two buildings—an 8-story mid-rise and 14-story tower—with 312 total apartment units and 37,000 sq. ft. of ground floor retail. The property is LEED Gold and Fitwel certified.
5 MLK is located in the Central Eastside neighborhood of Portland. The mixed-use, 17-story property consists of 220 apartment units, 120,000 sq. ft. of commercial office space, and 15,000 sq. ft. of retail space. The property is LEED Gold, Fitwel and Salmon Safe certified.
Located in the Central Business District of Downtown Portland, Power + Light is a 15-story historic office building consisting of 262,000 sq. ft. of rentable office space and 10,500 of retail space.
The Eddy, Boston, MA    •   Fund II
420 E. Ohio, Chicago, IL    •   Fund III
200 W. Adams, Chicago, IL   •   Fund III
ZO, Oakland, CA   •   Fund III
Neponset Landing, Quincy, MA   •   Fund III
Bower, Boston, MA   •   Fund III
5 MLK, Portland, OR   •   Fund III
Power + Light, Portland, OR   •   Fund IV
The Eddy, Boston, MA • Fund II
420 E. Ohio, Chicago, IL • Fund III
200 W. Adams, Chicago, IL • Fund III
ZO, Oakland, CA • Fund III
Neponset Landing, Quincy, MA • Fund III
Bower, Boston, MA • Fund III
5 MLK, Portland, OR • Fund III
Power + Light, Portland, OR • Fund IV
Team

The Green Cities Company ushers Gerding Edlen Investment Management forward with a new name that represents the future of the firm and its commitment to the communities in which we invest.

In 2020, the four Managing Partners of The Green Cities Company acquired the full ownership of the firm, further solidifying alignment with our investors and launching an exciting new era of real estate investment opportunities. The Green Cities Company’s Managing Partners, with a combined 70 years of real estate experience at the firm, have managed the investment firm since its inception.

Molly Bordonaro
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Molly Bordonaro
Managing partner
Brent Gaulke
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Brent Gaulke
Managing partner
Kelly Saito
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Kelly Saito
Managing partner
Patrick Wilde
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Patrick Wilde
Managing partner
Investment Management
The Green Cities Company portfolio consists of:
Bower, Boston, MA   •   Fund III
Bower, Boston, MA • Fund III
Bower, Boston, MA   •   Fund III
$1.2B
equity raised
$2.7B
in gross assets(1)
4
discretionary funds / 2 separate accounts
29
total investments / 16 fully realized investments
72
LEED certified properties(2)
3
Fitwel certified properties

(1) Gross Assets includes current unrealized gross assets as well as realized gross assets since Green Cities Investment Management was formed. Realized gross asset values are based on the sale price at disposition. Current Regulatory Assets Under Management are $1.7 billion as described in our most recent Form ADV filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
The past performance of portfolios managed by Green Cities Investment Management is not necessarily indicative of future performance
This material does not constitute an offer of securities which will only be made by prospectus or offering memorandum
(2) This includes 52 LEED certified properties executed by Gerding Edlen Development prior to the founding of the investment management firm

The Green Cities Company manages a diverse portfolio, with real estate investment strategies including Value-Add, Core, Core Plus, and Build-to-Core investments.

We execute these strategies with institutional rigor and a fully integrated approach, drawing from a deep bench of in-house expertise that we believe positions us to harness value and mitigate risk.

We are a nationally recognized leader of sustainable development, combining sustainability and an eye towards high design to drive innovative value.

We leverage our experience in property budgeting, management, leasing, marketing, contracting, tenant programming and tenant communications to drive consistent asset value.

We have the vision and in-house market analysis to acquire, manage, and exit attractive real estate investment opportunities.

Working closely with our Asset Management professionals, our in-house Property Management team combines best-in-class operating practices with value-add solutions.

The Eddy, Boston, MA   •   Fund II
The Eddy, Boston, MA • Fund II
ESG

The Green Cities Company is motivated by a desire to exist at the vanguard of thoughtfully executed ESG and sustainability-related opportunities pertinent to the real estate investment industry.

By meaningfully evolving the industry’s way of acquiring, managing, and operating properties, the firm drives value with a focus on five key ESG pillars:

The Green Cities Index
Environmental Impact
Climate Change Mitigation
Resilience
Health & Wellbeing
Equitable Communities
Industry Certifications
The Eddy, Boston, MA • Fund II
Contact
Pin Portland
1477 NW Everett Street Portland, OR 97209
Pin San Francisco
Two Embarcadero Center Suite 1680
San Francisco, CA 94111
Pin Boston
771 Beacon Street Boston, MA 02215
Phone:
503-299-6000
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Emme, Chicago, IL   •   Fund III
Emme, Chicago, IL • Fund III