WESTCLIFF MANAGEMENT ESG POLICY
Energy efficiency and renewable energy
We will prioritize energy efficiency measures in our commercial properties, including the use of energy-efficient lighting, HVAC systems, and appliances. Where feasible, we will continue to explore opportunities to incorporate renewable energy sources.
Green building practices
We will strive to design, construct, and operate our commercial properties in accordance with recognized green building certifications such as LEED and BOMA BEST. We will aim to minimize the environmental impact of our buildings by using sustainable materials, implementing efficient water management systems, and promoting indoor air quality.
Climate change mitigation
We will actively work towards reducing our carbon footprint and greenhouse gas emissions by setting targets for emission reductions, monitoring energy consumption, and implementing energy-saving initiatives. We will also assess and manage climate-related risks and opportunities in our real estate portfolio.
We will prioritize the health, safety, and well-being of our tenants, clients, and employees by providing comfortable and safe working environments. We will strive to create spaces that promote the highest level of satisfaction, considering factors such as indoor air quality and natural lighting.
We will actively engage with local communities where our commercial properties are located. Our initiatives will include supporting local economic development initiatives, participating in community events, and seeking opportunities to contribute to community well-being through partnerships with local organizations.
Diversity and inclusion
We are committed to promoting diversity and inclusion within our organization. We will foster a work environment that values and respects individuals from diverse backgrounds, ensuring equal opportunities for all employees.
Governance and ethics
We will uphold the highest standards of ethical conduct, integrity, and transparency in all our business activities. We will comply with applicable laws, regulations, and industry best practices, and we will implement effective systems to prevent corruption and unethical behavior.
We will engage with our stakeholders to understand their expectations, concerns, and needs. We will communicate openly and transparently, seeking feedback and input to inform our decision-making processes.
We will identify and manage environmental, social, and governance risks associated with our commercial real estate portfolio. This includes assessing and mitigating potential environmental hazards, monitoring tenant satisfaction and lease compliance, and implementing robust cybersecurity and data privacy measures.
Impact measurement and reporting
Key performance indicators (KPIs)
We will establish and track relevant KPIs to measure our progress in achieving our ESG goals. These may include energy consumption, greenhouse gas emissions, water usage, waste management, tenant satisfaction, and community engagement metrics.
Reporting and transparency
We are committed to providing transparent and accurate reporting on our ESG performance, ensuring that stakeholders have access to reliable information.
This ESG policy reflects our commitment to integrating sustainable and responsible practices into our commercial real estate operations. By adopting these principles, we aim to contribute to a greener, more inclusive economy, create long-term value for our stakeholders, and drive positive social and environmental change.
BOMA BEST Gold
Gold certification awarded to several of our properties
BOME BEST Silver
Silver certification awarded to several of our properties