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Sep 8, 2022
The Green Cities Company Advances Research Department with Appointment of Director, Research & Strategy

The Green Cities Company Advances Research Department with Appointment of Director, Research & Strategy

Portland, OR – September 8, 2022 – The Green Cities Company (Green Cities or the Firm), an investment management firm pioneering environmental and social responsibility in the real estate sector, is pleased to announce the hiring of Blake Walker as Director, Research & Strategy. In this role, Blake will oversee all macroeconomics and market specific...
Jul 29, 2022
Green Cities IV Adds Eighth Asset to Portfolio

Green Cities IV Adds Eighth Asset to Portfolio

The Green Cities Company announces acquisition of 230-unit apartment building, in San Diego, CA. The 230-unit apartment building currently known as Heritage, is located in San Diego’s Cortez Hill neighborhood with exceptional accessibility to commuter rails connecting to San Diego’s major employment hubs and within walking distance of 400+ shops, restaurants, bars, coffee shops and nightlife...
Jul 27, 2022
Green Cities Named to M&A 2022 PE Innovators in ESG

Green Cities Named to M&A 2022 PE Innovators in ESG

It’s no easy task to define, measure and achieve ESG goals. This year’s honorees are leading the way. Mergers & Acquisitions has named the winners of its 2022 PE Innovators in ESG. As ESG practices in the industry evolve, so do the programs of PE firms who have committed to developing and implementing them. Each honoree provided...
May 4, 2022
2021 Annual Environmental and Community Impact Reports

2021 Annual Environmental and Community Impact Reports

Portland, OR – May 4, 2022 – The Green Cities Company (Green Cities or the Firm), an investment management firm pioneering environmental and social responsibility in the real estate sector, today announced the publishing of its annual Environmental and Community Impact Report (the Impact Report).  As the Firm continues to develop industry-leading, value-driving Environmental, Social,...
Apr 8, 2022
The Green Cities Company Advances Sustainability Commitment with Appointment of Senior Director of ESG

The Green Cities Company Advances Sustainability Commitment with Appointment of Senior Director of ESG

Portland, OR – April 8, 2022 – The Green Cities Company (Green Cities or the Firm), an investment management firm pioneering environmental and social responsibility in the real estate sector, is pleased to announce the hiring of Lauren Winkler as Senior Director of ESG. In this role, Lauren will create the overarching vision and direction...
Dec 7, 2021
Green Cities IV Announces Acquisition of Caldwell

Green Cities IV Announces Acquisition of Caldwell

The Green Cities Company is pleased to announce their recent acquisition—Caldwell in Lynn, MA. The 259-unit multifamily apartment property is located 11.5 miles north of downtown Boston positioning its residents to experience the outstanding quality of life offered by the fast-growing neighborhood of Lynn with easy access to downtown Boston.  Caldwell is located directly adjacent...
Nov 18, 2021
The Green Cities Company Continues to Lead the Way in ESG

The Green Cities Company Continues to Lead the Way in ESG

The Green Cities Company is a leader in the investment, management and development of highly sustainable properties that drive financial returns for investors while creating positive benefits for tenants and local communities. We are pleased to announce that Green Cities continues to earn recognition for the successful execution of responsible investment strategies.  GRESB Annual Report  Green...
Oct 26, 2021
The Green Cities Company Announces the Acquisition of Vert

The Green Cities Company Announces the Acquisition of Vert

The Green Cities Company is pleased to announce their recent acquisition—Vert in Warner Center, CA. The property marks the sixth acquisition for Green Cities IV Value-Add Fund. The newly developed 277-unit apartment property was completed in August 2020. The developer completed the construction and leased-up the building during 2020-2021. Green Cities will continue to drive...
Aug 10, 2021
The Green Cities Company Leads with Innovation and Transparency in ESG Reporting

The Green Cities Company Leads with Innovation and Transparency in ESG Reporting

The Green Cities Company has created a broader and more inclusive platform to environmental, social, and governance (ESG) goals within our firm and a more transparent measurement system for our investors. The result, The Green Cities Index (GCI), is an innovative and unique approach to measuring material ESG impacts throughout our portfolio.  Driven by the...
Jun 17, 2021
The Green Cities Company Announces the Acquisition of Apartment Building–The Estelle

The Green Cities Company Announces the Acquisition of Apartment Building–The Estelle

The Green Cities Company is pleased to announce their recent acquisition—The Estelle in Los Angeles, CA. The property marks the fifth acquisition for Green Cities IV Value-Add Fund. The 61-unit apartment property was recently completed and built to condominium level finishes by the original owner, offering tenants high-end finishes, spacious floor plans and an expansive...
May 4, 2021
2020 Environmental and Community Impact Reports

2020 Environmental and Community Impact Reports

Critical to our approach towards ESG is our own Green Cities Index, which measures the ESG performance of our asset, funds, portfolio and firm across a broad measurement standard incorporating environmental performance, health and wellness, social equity and climate change mitigation. This rigorous reporting is detailed annually in our own Environmental and Community Impact Reports....
Feb 11, 2021
The Green Cities Company Announces the Acquisition of Two Multi-family Assets—Strata and The Prescott

The Green Cities Company Announces the Acquisition of Two Multi-family Assets—Strata and The Prescott

The Green Cities Company is pleased to announce two recent acquisitions—The Prescott in Portland, OR and Strata in Malden, MA. The properties are the first two assets to be acquired under the new firm name, The Green Cities Company, and reflect the firm’s ongoing strategy of investing in high quality assets with value growth opportunities...