Ensuring What Matters Most
The strength of the GRA is in the profile of its members. Global real estate investors and managers, collectively working together to ensure a positive impact on environmental, social and corporate governance factors as they relate to the commercial real estate industry.read more
In answer to the complexity of capturing reliable data, GRA has developed the Responsible Real Estate Rating tool, R3. Delivering real-time data collection capability to property teams, R3 makes it possible to remotely gather data across portfolios, streamlining reporting obligations as it feeds directly into GRESB, and PRI requirements.
A unique system, the Green Rating provides quantifiable recommendations for improving performance and addresses tenant behaviour and management operations.read more
GRA is dedicated to offering solutions that are streamlined and cost effective. Both the R3 data collection tool and the Green Rating system are designed to alleviate the heavy cost burden associated with meeting the increasing reporting demands placed on the commercial real estate sector.read more
To date, the Green Rating certified auditors have assessed more than nine million square meters of office, logistics and retail assets in more than 14 countries. Certified auditing members include: Bureau Veritas, Elan and Valteq (a CBRE affiliate).
The GRA is bringing together global real estate owners, investors and managers, auditing companies, and governing bodies to ensure that the commercial real estate sector has the “best-in-class” reporting standards available to complying with ESG reporting requirements.
To be the recognized global leader in the commercial real estate sector for shaping emerging ESG factors, and setting global standards that assure materiality for the industry.
To serve members as well as the commercial real estate sector by shaping ESG factors to be material, and to set the global benchmark for “best-in-class” reporting, integrating reliable data methodologies that are streamlined and economically viable.
Trust is the value that the Alliance delivers to the commercial real estate sector. As a not-for-profit peer group of leading real estate investors and managers engaged in thought leadership and knowledge exchange, the market relies on the GRA to stay focused on ESG materiality that matters.