This is the fourth time that APPF Commercial has attained the top global ranking having achieved the same result in 2014, 2015 and 2017.
Lendlease Australian funds to additionally achieve leading global rankings include:
- Lendlease International Towers Sydney Trust (comprising Towers Two and Three and International House at Barangaroo) – second overall globally and second in the office sector (across listed and unlisted funds).
- APPF Retail – global first in the retail sector (across listed and unlisted funds)
- Lendlease One International Towers Sydney Trust (Tower One at Barangaroo) – first in the global developer assessment.
“Lendlease has always put sustainability at the centre of our approach to business. For Investment Management, this approach puts investors and customers at the heart of our vision to create the best places,” said Josh McHutchison, Managing Director of Lendlease Investment Management Australia.
“Globally, we are seeing investors increasingly apply environmental and social performance measures to their investment decisions, not only to be good corporate citizens but as an indicator of delivering long-term risk adjusted returns.”
Lendlease Investment Management business has been part of GRESB since its inception in 2009. The 2018 GRESB data provides the property investment industry with aggregated information on 79,000 properties, representing more than US$3.6 trillion in global assets under management.
The 2018 GRESB Real Estate Results for Asia will be released on Thursday, 20 September.