Real estate has been at the center of the broader environmental, social and governance (ESG) movement, which includes social and governance priorities alongside environmental ones.
The ESG approach is based on the proposition that investors can improve the world for future generations without sacrificing financial returns.
In fact, there is evidence that under the right conditions, ESG criteria are consistent with superior investment performance. An ESG approach to investing is likely to offer many favorable opportunities for LaSalle and our clients.
With contributions from colleagues around the world, we recently published an ESG briefing note with macro perspective and market-level nuance.