Supporting a Better, More Sustainable World.




As a leading vertically integrated real estate advisor, we are playing an important role in helping to advance sustainable buildings and communities by providing high-quality, comfortable and more sustainable spaces for our tenants, residents and staff.

Performance Highlights


Set a 50% by 2030 net-zero interim goal


Reduced energy intensity across our office and residential portfolios by 17.5% since 2019


our 18th Habitat for Humanity house


our five-year support to the Gord Downie & Chanie Wenjack Fund


our sustainability priorities


our values-based culture


GRESB four-star rankings for our managed portfolio and CREIF

Our Sustainability Value Creation Framework

Our focus is on five sustainability pillars where we believe we can have an impact for our business, our people and the many communities where we live, work and operate.


Sustainable, Lasting Real Asset Value

Manage assets to deliver long-term returns, strong sustainability performance and positive societal outcomes


Net-Zero Transition

Meet our carbon reduction ambitions, improve process efficiency and support the use of cleaner technologies


Exceptional Service and Operational Excellence

Provide exceptional service for tenants and residents, innovative in the management of properties, resources and costs


Equitable, Diverse and Inclusive Societies

Help enable people from all backgrounds, reflecting the many communities where we live, work and operate


Trusted Corporate Brand and Culture

Strengthen our high-performing, values-based culture and deepen the integration of sustainability into all facets of our business


Learn more about Our Sustainability Approach

Our Stories


Canada Life Head Office Achieves Significant Emission Reductions

60-100 Osborne St. North

Winnipeg, Manitoba

GWLRA Residential Drives Energy Efficiency with New Technology

50 Prince Arthur

Toronto, Ontario

Reducing e-waste in the GTA

Toronto, Ontario

Urban Gardens

Toronto and Mississauga, Ontario

Getting Ready for Net Zero

840 Howe

Vancouver, British Columbia

Vancouver Centre is a BOMA BEST® Silver certified

Vancouver Centre

Vancouver, British Columbia

GWLRA Actively Incorporates Sustainability Considerations Into Its Real Estate Investments

The Livmore

Toronto, Ontario

BOMA BEST Platinum office

Canada Life Head Office

London, Ontario

Energy Savings

Fifth & Fifth

Calgary, Alberta

Climate Resiliency


Sustainable Building Recognition and Certification Highlights

We are proud of our teams whose hard work continues to be recognized across our industry. Learn more about our awards and recognition.


First Zero Carbon Building Certification


Earned Smart Buildings Certification

BOMA Toronto

Four Certificates of Excellence


Technology Innovator Award

Connect CRE

Canadian Women in Real Estate Award


Most Intelligent Office Building Award


We aspire to provide transparent, credible and decision-useful sustainability disclosures in alignment with international standards. This includes the GRI sustainability standards impact metrics as well as the International Sustainability Standards Board four reporting themes below. Learn more about our sustainability reporting.


Formal accountability for sustainability is assigned to our senior executive leaders who provide oversight on our strategy, risks and opportunities, and performance.


Our sustainability pillars support our corporate strategic objectives and priorities, focusing on areas meaningful to our business and society.

Risk Management

We proactively identify, assess and monitor sustainability-related risks and opportunities as part of our enterprise risk management process.

Metrics and Targets

Progress against our sustainability performance is monitored internally and reported externally on an annual basis through corporate disclosures and data supplements.