Laying the Foundation: Carbon Neutrality in Real Estate Investment

Laying the Foundation: Carbon Neutrality in Real Estate Investment

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Jim Landau, LEED AP
JUN 15, 2021

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An array of municipalities, organizations, corporations, investors and individuals are pledging to go carbon neutral. The increased acceptance of this concept as a goal from both public and private institutions indicates increasing commitment to adapt to climate change. But what does it mean for real estate investment? And, why is it important? In this paper, we will examine the varied commitments the real estate investment industry has made to determine if our industry is contributing to the goal of carbon neutrality in a meaningful and more importantly, measurable, way.